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Overview: Train from Prague to Gießen

distanceDistance256 miles (413 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 27 min
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Prague to Gießen cover the 256 miles (413 km) long route taking on average 8 h 27 min with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Gießen.

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FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Prague and Gießen?

Travel between Prague, Czechia and Gießen, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Czechia?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Prague?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Gießen, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/19/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Prague to Gießen as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Prague, Czechia from Gießen, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Czechia is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Prague from Gießen?

Entry into Czechia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Czechia from Gießen?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test within 2 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
  • Unvaccinated travellers are required to take a PCR test between days 5 and 7 after arrival
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/13/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Prague from Gießen.

How many miles is it from Prague to Gießen by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Prague to Gießen by train to be approximately 256 miles (413 km).

How long is the train ride from Prague to Gießen?

On average the Prague to Gießen train travel time is 8 h 27 min  for the 256 miles (413 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Prague to Gießen, which train station in Prague do I depart from and which train station in Gießen do I arrive in?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín   and arriving in Gießen.

Where do I find the Prague train station to Gießen? Where is the Gießen train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Prague, Praha, Zličín and need to travel around 6.2 miles (10 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Gießen most often arrive at Gießen and need to travel around 0.6 miles (940 m) from this train station to the city center.

What are the first and last departure train times from Prague to Gießen?

The first Prague to Gießen train departs at 5: 46 AM   and the last train from Prague to Gießen leaves at 7: 46 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Prague to Gießen on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Prague
Gießen
The major railway station for departures from Prague is Prague, Praha, Zličín. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Prague, Praha, Zličín for your journey from Prague to Gießen.