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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 Jan 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:25AMPrague4h17 10:42AMBerlin Hbf
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$261One-way
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06:25AMPrague4h17 10:42AMBerlin Hbf
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$261One-way
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08:30AMPraha, ÚAN Florenc4h30 01:00PMBerlin
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$301One-way
10:25AMPrague4h17 02:42PMBerlin Hbf
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$341One-way
08:25AMPrague4h17 12:42PMBerlin Hbf
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Mon
Jan 24
$26Deutsche Bahn
$22ArdaTur
Tue
Jan 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
$22ArdaTur
Wed
Jan 26
$23Deutsche Bahn
$22ArdaTur
Thu
Jan 27
$23Deutsche Bahn
$22ArdaTur
Fri
Jan 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
$22ArdaTur
Sat
Jan 29
$23Deutsche Bahn
$22ArdaTur
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Jan 30
$23Deutsche Bahn
$22ArdaTur
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Jan 31
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Tue
Feb 1
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Wed
Feb 2
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Thu
Feb 3
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Fri
Feb 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$22ArdaTur
Sat
Feb 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sun
Feb 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Mon
Feb 7
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Tue
Feb 8
$23Deutsche Bahn
$22ArdaTur
Wed
Feb 9
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Thu
Feb 10
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Fri
Feb 11
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Feb 12
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Travel Information to Berlin from Prague

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $18 (€15) • 4 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€19) • 4 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 173 miles (279 km) to Berlin from Prague. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 17 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Prague to Berlin.

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


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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


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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


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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

Is international travel between Prague, Czechia and Berlin, Germany allowed?

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 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

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 1/22/22. 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 Prague to Berlin.

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

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 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

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 1/20/22. 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 Prague from Berlin here.

How do I travel from Prague to Berlin?

There are 2 ways to get from Prague to Berlin: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Prague to Berlin?

The cheapest way to travel from Prague to Berlin is by taking a bus with an average price of $18 (€15).

This is compared to other travel options to Berlin:

Taking a bus is about $5 (€4) less than taking a train, which costs on average $23 (€19) for this trip.

What is the quickest way from Prague to Berlin?

The fastest way from Prague to Berlin is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 17 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 30 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Prague to Berlin?

The Prague to Berlin distance is around 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 a day.

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

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

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and tend to arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
  • Trains mostly leave from Prague, Praha, Zličín and tend to arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Which travel companies can take me from Prague to Berlin?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Prague to Berlin:

  • You can travel by bus from Prague to Berlin with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. And you can find STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Prague to Berlin tickets for $18 (€15) on Omio.
  • You can travel between Prague and Berlin by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $23 (€19) with Deutsche Bahn from Prague to Berlin.

Is there a way to travel directly from Prague to Berlin?

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

  • You'll find direct buses with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, ArdaTur, Union Ivkoni International or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Prague to Berlin?

Your trip from Prague to Berlin doesn't have to end in Berlin. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Paris or Munich. If you’d like to add Amsterdam, Paris or Munich to your Prague to Berlin tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Berlin today!

How early should I book Prague to Berlin tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $18 (€15) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $23 (€19) one way on average for this route.

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