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from Frankfurt am Main to Prague

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Prague by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Frankfurt am Main to Prague on Sep 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:54AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h27 04:21PMPrague
2 changes
$351One-way
Cheapest
07:00AMFrankfurt am Main8h00 03:00PMPrague
0 changes
$311One-way
Other options
10:30PMFrankfurt am Main6h18 04:48AMPrague
0 changes
$371One-way
10:54AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h27 06:21PMPrague
2 changes
$561One-way
09:54AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h27 05:21PMPrague
2 changes
$561One-way

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Sun
Sep 19
$56Deutsche Bahn with connection
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$514Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 20
$35Deutsche Bahn
$31Eurolines Germany
$574TAP Portugal
Tue
Sep 21
$35Deutsche Bahn
$35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$444Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 22
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$395Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 23
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31Eurolines Germany
$231Lufthansa
Fri
Sep 24
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$186Lufthansa
Sat
Sep 25
$35Deutsche Bahn
$31Eurolines Germany
$186Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 26
$35Deutsche Bahn
$35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$186Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$35Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$186Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 28
$35Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$142Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 29
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$186Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 30
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31Eurolines Germany
$142Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$142Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$35Deutsche Bahn
$31Eurolines Germany
$112Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$35Deutsche Bahn
$32STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$142Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$142Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$142Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$112Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
$23Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31Eurolines Germany
$142Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$23Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31Flixbus
$112Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$23Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31Flixbus
$112Lufthansa

Travel Information from Frankfurt am Main to Prague

distanceDistance254 miles (409 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $368
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $31 (€25) • 6 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $368 (€294) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesTAP Portugal, Eurolines Germany or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 254 miles (409 km) by flight, bus or train between Frankfurt am Main and Prague. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are TAP Portugal, Eurolines Germany or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Frankfurt am Main to Prague.

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How to Travel from Frankfurt to Prague

Traveling from Frankfurt to Prague is possible by bus, train, and plane with journey times between 4.5 to 7 hours. Flying is usually the quickest method of traveling from Frankfurt to Prague. Taking the train to Nürnberg and then taking the bus to Prague is actually the fastest way to travel from Frankfurt to Prague.

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Frankfurt to Prague Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€26

6:40 h

1 Day Ahead

trains

€82

7:05 h

1 Month Ahead

flight

€102

1:00 h

1 Week Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Frankfurt to Prague?

Cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt to Prague


cheap

Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt to Prague with next-day bus tickets starting from €21. Frankfurt to Prague buses depart from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof and take at least 6:40 to arrive at Prague UAN Florenc bus station. There are over 20 buses traveling from Frankfurt to Prague every day. Bus companies that travel from Frankfurt to Prague include Flixbus, RegioJet, Eurolines and Hellö.


Fastest way to travel from Frankfurt to Prague


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The fastest way to travel from Frankfurt to Prague is by taking a flight. Flights traveling from Frankfurt to Prague usually require only an hour of flight time; however, when transport to and from Frankfurt and Prague's airports is taken into consideration, the journey will take approximately 3:45 hours. Flights traveling from Frankfurt to Prague depart from Frankfurt Airport and land at Prague's Václav Havel Airport. Airlines traveling directly from Frankfurt to Prague include Lufthansa, Czech Airlines, Air Berlin, and Smartwings.


Most popular way to travel from Frankfurt to Prague


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Taking the bus is the most popular way to travel from Frankfurt to Prague. Considering that traveling from Frankfurt to Prague by bus is both cheaper and faster than taking the train, it is unsurprising that most people choose to travel by bus. However, taking a flight is also a popular option for travelers who want to travel from Frankfurt to Prague quickly.


How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Prague

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Prague there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 85,50% 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 Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

International travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.

Can I enter Czechia if coming from Germany?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Prague if traveling from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Prague, Czechia due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Czechia must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/13/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Frankfurt am Main to Prague.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Prague, Czechia due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Czechia is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Czechia?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Czechia?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany was last verified on 9/18/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Frankfurt am Main from Prague.

What are the ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Prague?

You can travel from Frankfurt am Main to Prague 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Prague?

The cheapest way to travel between Frankfurt am Main and Prague is by taking a bus with an average price of $31 (€25).

This is compared to other travel options to Prague:

Taking a bus is about $337 (€269) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $368 (€294) for this journey.

Taking a bus is about $4 (€3) less than taking a train, which costs on average $35 (€28) for this trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Prague?

The fastest way to get to Prague from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

Other travel options to Prague can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 18 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 59 min.

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Prague?

The distance from Frankfurt am Main to Prague is approximately 254 miles (409 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Frankfurt am Main to Prague?

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Prague is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Prague?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Prague:

  • Most travelers take a flight from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.
  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Prague depart from Frankfurt am Main, Hbf to Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.
Which travel companies can take me from Frankfurt am Main to Prague?

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

  • Travel with TAP Portugal for flights to Prague. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for TAP Portugal Frankfurt am Main to Prague tickets on Omio for $368 (€294).
  • Eurolines Germany can take you to Prague by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Eurolines Germany from Frankfurt am Main to Prague for $31 (€25).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Prague by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Frankfurt am Main to Prague tickets on Omio for $35 (€28).
Can I travel directly from Frankfurt am Main to Prague?

Yes, there are direct routes from Frankfurt am Main to Prague with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 1 direct bus per day to Prague with STUDENT AGENCY k. S.

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

Where should I go next after I travel from Frankfurt am Main to Prague?
Omio customers who travel from Frankfurt am Main to Prague often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Prague and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Prague online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost $368 (€294) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $31 (€25) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $35 (€28) one way on average.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Prague
Frankfurt(Main) Hbf
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