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Travel Information to Bern from Prague

distanceDistance384 miles (620 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $53
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $3 (€3) • 13 h 34 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $5 (€4) • 3 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Travel 384 miles (620 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Bern from Prague. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $3 (€3). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Prague to Bern.

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Travel Tips: Travel to Bern easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Prague to Bern.

International travel from Prague, Czechia to Bern, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Czechia?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bern if traveling from Prague?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Bern, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

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

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 1/24/23; 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 between Prague and Bern.

The restriction level for your return to Prague, Czechia from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Prague from Bern restricted?

Entry into Czechia is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Prague from Bern?

Conditions of reentry into Czechia:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Prague, Czechia?

You should observe these safety measures in Czechia as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Czechia was last checked on 1/24/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Prague from Bern closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to get from Prague to Bern: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Bern is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $3 (€3) compared to other travel options to Bern:

A train is $50 (€43) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Prague to Bern costing on average $53 (€46).

Taking a train is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a flight to Bern, which costs on average $5 (€4) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Prague to Bern is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 55 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 18 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 13 h 34 min   on average.

The distance from Prague to Bern is approximately 384 miles (620 km).

The average frequency per day from Prague to Bern is:

  • 1 bus a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Prague to Bern:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží to Bern.
  • Most travelers board their train from Prague and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Bern by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Prague to Bern tickets on Omio for $53 (€46).

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

  • You'll find 1 direct bus a day to Bern with ČSAD Tišnov.

Direct services to Bern 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.

Many of our customers traveling from Prague to Bern don't make Bern their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Bern are Zurich, Paris or Geneva, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bern to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $53 (€46) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $5 (€4) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $3 (€3) one way on average.

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

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