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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 Jan 30 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:22AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h59 03:21PMPrague
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$471One-way
Cheapest
10:30PMFrankfurt am Main6h18 04:48AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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$421One-way
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08:54AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h27 04:21PMPrague
2 changes
$471One-way
06:54AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h27 02:21PMPrague
2 changes
$471One-way
10:22AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h59 05:21PMPrague
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$651One-way

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Sun
Jan 30
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$42STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$451PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Mon
Jan 31
$33Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$393TAP Portugal
Tue
Feb 1
$33Deutsche Bahn
$35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$337PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Wed
Feb 2
$33Deutsche Bahn
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$384Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 3
$33Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$278Lufthansa
Fri
Feb 4
$33Deutsche Bahn
$35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$327Lufthansa
Sat
Feb 5
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$32Flixbus
$228Lufthansa
Sun
Feb 6
$33Deutsche Bahn with connection
$34Flixbus
$228Lufthansa
Mon
Feb 7
$33Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$185Lufthansa
Tue
Feb 8
$33Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$143Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 9
$33Deutsche Bahn with connection
$40Flixbus
$143Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 10
$28Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$143Lufthansa
Fri
Feb 11
$33Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$143Lufthansa
Sat
Feb 12
$33Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$114Lufthansa
Sun
Feb 13
$33Deutsche Bahn
$33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$143Lufthansa
Mon
Feb 14
$33Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$143Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Feb 15
$33Deutsche Bahn
$33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$114Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 16
$33Deutsche Bahn with connection
$40Flixbus
$114Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 17
$33Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$143Lufthansa
Fri
Feb 18
$33Deutsche Bahn
$33STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$114Lufthansa

Travel Information between Frankfurt am Main and Prague

distanceDistance254 miles (409 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$34 - $635
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $34 (€28) • 6 h 59 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $635 (€528) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Turkish Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 254 miles (409 km) 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as $34 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Turkish Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Frankfurt am Main to Prague.

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.

Trains from Frankfurt to Prague | Return trips from Prague to Frankfurt

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

Is international travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Prague, Czechia allowed?

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

Is international entry into Prague from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Prague, Czechia from Frankfurt am Main?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Prague, Czechia?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 1/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Prague from Frankfurt am Main closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Prague, Czechia?

The current restriction level for returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Czechia is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Prague, Czechia?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Frankfurt am Main from Prague?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Prague here.

How do I reach Prague from Frankfurt am Main?

There are 3 travel options from Frankfurt am Main to Prague: bus, flight 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 train with an average price of $34 (€28).

This is compared to other travel options to Prague:

Taking a train is about $2 (€2) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $36 (€30) for this route.

Taking a train is about $602 (€500) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $635 (€528) for this journey.

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

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

There are alternative travel options to Prague that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 6 h 18 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 59 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Prague?

Prague is approximately 254 miles (409 km) away from Frankfurt am Main.

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 route from Frankfurt am Main to Prague as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Prague, where do I depart from Frankfurt am Main and where do I arrive in Prague?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Frankfurt am Main, Hbf to Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
  • Most travelers who book a plane ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Prague depart from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Prague, Praha, Zličín.

Which travel companies can get 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:

  • STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Can take you to Prague by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Frankfurt am Main to Prague for $36 (€30).
  • Travel with Turkish Airlines to go to Prague by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Turkish Airlines Frankfurt am Main to Prague tickets on Omio for $635 (€528).
  • 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 $34 (€28).

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Prague from Frankfurt am Main ends?

Looking to extend your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Prague? Many Omio customers who go from Frankfurt am Main 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.

When should I buy a ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Prague online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Prague, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $36 (€30) one way on average for this journey.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $635 (€528) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $34 (€28) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Prague tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.