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from Prague to Berlin

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

Our recommendation

To get from Prague to Berlin on Sep 24 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:30AMPrague4h30 03:00PMBerlin
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$191One-way
Cheapest
12:30PMPrague5h20 05:50PMBerlin
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$171One-way
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08:30AMPrague4h30 01:00PMBerlin
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$191One-way
03:30PMPrague4h30 08:00PMBerlin
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$301One-way
06:30AMPrague4h30 11:00AMBerlin
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$271One-way

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Thu
Sep 23
$43Deutsche Bahn
$30STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Fri
Sep 24
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Sat
Sep 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Sun
Sep 26
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Mon
Sep 27
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Tue
Sep 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Wed
Sep 29
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Thu
Sep 30
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Fri
Oct 1
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Sat
Oct 2
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Sun
Oct 3
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Mon
Oct 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Tue
Oct 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Wed
Oct 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Thu
Oct 7
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Fri
Oct 8
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Sat
Oct 9
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Sun
Oct 10
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Mon
Oct 11
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Tue
Oct 12
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany
Wed
Oct 13
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17Eurolines Germany

Travel Information from Prague to Berlin

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $25
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • () • 4 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesArdaTur or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 173 miles (279 km) by bus or train to Berlin from Prague. A train is best for those looking to save money on this route, with tickets costing about (). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are ArdaTur or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Prague to Berlin.

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How to Travel from Prague to Berlin

The fastest way to reach Berlin from Prague is to travel by bus. Frequent buses operate between the two cities and take just under 4 hours to achieve the distance. Travelers can also choose to travel to Berlin by train, as there are regular train services that run between the cities and take just under 5 hours in duration. Alternatively, passengers may choose to fly with one of the airlines that travel between Prague Václav Havel Airport and Berlin Tegel Airport in about 4 hours.

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Prague to Berlin Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€18

4:00 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€31

4:39 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€96

0:50 h

1 Month Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Prague to Berlin


cheap

Taking a bus is the cheapest way to travel from Prague to Berlin. Buses traveling from Prague to Berlin depart from Prague's UAN Florenc bus station and take approximately 4 hours to arrive at Berlin's Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof (ZOB). Over 80 buses travel from Prague to Berlin every day, with the earliest bus departing at 3:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Prague to Berlin include Infobus, Flixbus, Eurolines, Regiojet, and ArdaTur.


Fastest way to travel from Prague to Berlin


fast

Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Prague to Berlin. Flights travel from Prague's Václav Havel Airport and arrive at either Berlin-Tegel or Berlin-Schönefeld Airport after 50 minutes of flight time. Taking a flight is still the fastest way to travel from Prague to Berlin when traveling to and from Prague and Berlin's airports is factored into the total travel time. 6 direct flights travel from Prague to Berlin every day, with the first departing at 6:30 a.m. Airlines that travel from Prague to Berlin include Air Berlin and Czech Airlines.


Most popular way to travel from Prague to Berlin


popular

Taking the bus is the most popular way to travel from Prague to Berlin. Buses traveling from Prague to Berlin are approximately 40 minutes faster than taking the train while also being €13 cheaper on average. Similarly, while taking a flight is 15 minutes faster than traveling from Prague to Berlin by bus, most travelers choose the bus which is €78 cheaper on average.


How to get from Prague to Berlin

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Prague to Berlin, 54,25% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Prague to Berlin and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Does Germany have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Berlin from Prague?

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

Can travelers from Czechia enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry into 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 9/22/21. 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 between Prague and Berlin.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Czechia from Berlin, Germany?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Prague, Czechia from Berlin, Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Prague from Berlin?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Prague, Czechia regarding COVID-19?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 9/20/21. 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 Prague from Berlin here.

How do I go from Prague to Berlin?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel between Prague and Berlin?

The cheapest way to travel from Prague to Berlin is by taking a train with an average price of ().

This is compared to other travel options to Berlin:

Taking a train is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a bus to Berlin, which costs on average $25 (€20) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between Prague and Berlin?

The quickest way to travel between Prague and Berlin is by travel, which takes on average 0 h 0 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Berlin by bus can take on average 4 h 30 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 4 h 5 min.

What is the distance between Prague and Berlin?

The distance from Prague to Berlin is approximately 173 miles (279 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Prague to Berlin?

The average frequency per day from Prague to Berlin is:

  • 6 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Prague? Where do I arrive in Berlin?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Prague to Berlin:

  • Buses mostly depart from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
  • Trains from Prague to Berlin most often leave from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Berlin Hbf.
Which travel operators can get me to Berlin from Prague?

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

  • ArdaTur can get you to Berlin by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with ArdaTur from Prague to Berlin for $25 (€20) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Berlin by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Prague to Berlin for $24 (€19).
Can I travel directly from Prague to Berlin?

Yes, there are direct routes from Prague to Berlin with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 6 direct trains a day to Berlin with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services to Berlin 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 journey.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Prague to Berlin?
Looking to extend your trip from Prague to Berlin? Many Omio customers who go from Prague to Berlin usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Paris or Munich. If you're looking to explore Amsterdam, Paris or Munich from Berlin, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I book tickets between Prague and Berlin online for the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $25 (€20) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $24 (€19) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Prague to Berlin 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

Prague
Berlin
Prag, Busbhf. Florenc
Amenities
Praha Hlavni Nadrazi (M)
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