You can get from Essen to Prague by train, bus or flight.
To get from Essen to Prague on Dec 3 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||336 miles (542 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$34 - $100|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $34 (€28) • 9 h 14 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $100 (€83) • 1 h 20 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 336 miles (542 km) by bus, flight or train to Prague from Essen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $34 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Essen to Prague.
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Travel from Essen, Germany to Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
The government of Czechia has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Prague from Essen closer to your planned date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return to Essen, Germany from Czechia is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.
Conditions of reentry into Germany:
You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 12/1/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Essen from Prague closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways to travel from Essen to Prague including taking a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Prague from Essen is by taking a train, which costs on average $34 (€28).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Prague:
Taking a train is about $5 (€4) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $38 (€32) for this trip.
Taking a train is about $66 (€55) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $100 (€83) for this journey.
The fastest way to get to Prague from Essen is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.
Other travel options to Prague can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 9 h 56 min on average.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 9 h 14 min of travel time.
The distance is approximately 336 miles (542 km) from Essen to Prague.
The average frequency per day from Essen to Prague is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Essen to Prague as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Essen to Prague:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Essen to Prague, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before traveling from Essen to Prague, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Essen to Prague tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.