The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Essen to Prague is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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8 h 51 m
11 h 55 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Essen to Prague without transferring at least once.
|Distance||336 miles (542 km)|
|Average train duration||9 h 32 min|
|Average train ticket price||$52 (€46)|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Essen to Prague cover the 336 miles (542 km) long route taking on average 9 h 32 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $24 (€22), but the average price of train tickets is $52 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Prague.
Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Essen and Prague from $24 (€22) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Prague from Essen. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Travel by train between Essen, Germany and Prague, Czechia is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Prague from Essen closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Prague to Essen is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Essen from Prague here.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Essen Hbf to Prague.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Essen Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Prague, located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city center.
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