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from Dresden to Prague

You can get from Dresden to Prague by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Dresden to Prague on Dec 7 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:35PMDresden, Hauptbahnhof1h55 07:30PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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$141One-way
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05:35PMDresden, Hauptbahnhof1h55 07:30PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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$141One-way
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07:35PMDresden, Hauptbahnhof1h55 09:30PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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$141One-way
08:10AMDresden Hauptbahnhof2h11 10:21AMPraha-Holesovice
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$171One-way
11:35AMDresden, Hauptbahnhof1h55 01:30PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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$141One-way

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Mon
Dec 6
$30Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Tue
Dec 7
$17Deutsche Bahn
$12ArdaTur
Wed
Dec 8
$17Deutsche Bahn
$12ArdaTur
Thu
Dec 9
$17Deutsche Bahn
$14STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Fri
Dec 10
$17Deutsche Bahn
$12ArdaTur
Sat
Dec 11
$17Deutsche Bahn
$12ArdaTur
Sun
Dec 12
$17Deutsche Bahn
$12ArdaTur
Mon
Dec 13
$17Deutsche Bahn
$12ArdaTur
Tue
Dec 14
$17Deutsche Bahn
$12ArdaTur
Wed
Dec 15
$17Deutsche Bahn
$14STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Thu
Dec 16
$17Deutsche Bahn
$14STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Fri
Dec 17
$17Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sat
Dec 18
$17Deutsche Bahn
$16Union Ivkoni International
Sun
Dec 19
$17Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
Mon
Dec 20
$17Deutsche Bahn
$14STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Tue
Dec 21
$17Deutsche Bahn
$13Union Ivkoni International
Wed
Dec 22
$17Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Thu
Dec 23
$17Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Fri
Dec 24
$17Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
Sat
Dec 25
$17Deutsche Bahn
$14Union Ivkoni International
Sun
Dec 26
$17Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus

Travel Information from Dresden to Prague

distanceDistance73 miles (117 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$13 - $17
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $13 (€11) • 1 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $13 (€11) • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesArdaTur or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 73 miles (117 km) to Prague from Dresden. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $13 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are ArdaTur or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Dresden to Prague.

How to get from Dresden to Prague

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Dresden to Prague there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 66,74% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Dresden to Prague. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Prague, Czechia from Dresden, Germany?

Travel between Dresden, Germany and Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Czechia?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Prague from Dresden?

Conditions of entry into Czechia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Prague, Czechia?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Czechia has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 11/29/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Dresden to Prague.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Dresden, Germany from Prague, Czechia due to COVID-19?

The restriction level for your return to Dresden, Germany from Czechia is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Dresden from Prague restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Dresden from Prague?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Dresden, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 12/5/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Dresden from Prague closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Dresden to Prague?

There are 2 travel options from Dresden to Prague: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Dresden to Prague?

The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Prague is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $13 (€11) compared to other travel options to Prague:

A bus is $3 (€3) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Dresden to Prague costing on average $17 (€14).

What is the fastest way to get from Dresden to Prague?

The fastest way to get to Prague from Dresden is by bus with an average travel time of 1 h 50 min.

Other travel options to Prague can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Prague by train can take on average 2 h 11 min.

What is the distance between Dresden and Prague?

You should expect to travel around 73 miles (117 km) between Dresden and Prague.

How many services a day are there between Dresden and Prague?

The average frequency per day from Dresden to Prague is:

  • Around 8 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Dresden and Prague as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Dresden to Prague, where do I depart from Dresden and where do I arrive in Prague?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Dresden to Prague:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Dresden to Prague depart from Dresden, Hauptbahnhof to Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
  • Most travelers board their train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.
Which travel companies can take me from Dresden to Prague?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Dresden to Prague, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • ArdaTur can get you to Prague by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with ArdaTur from Dresden to Prague for $13 (€11) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Prague by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Dresden to Prague for $17 (€14) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to Prague from Dresden?

Yes, there are direct services available from Dresden to Prague with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with Eurolines Germany, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, ArdaTur or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. With 8 direct buses per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Prague as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Prague from Dresden.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Dresden to Prague?
Looking to extend your trip from Dresden to Prague? Many Omio customers who go from Dresden to Prague usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Vienna or Budapest from Prague, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Dresden to Prague one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Dresden to Prague, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $13 (€11) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $17 (€14) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Dresden to Prague online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.