How to travel from Prague to Potsdam

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Travel Information to Potsdam from Prague

distanceDistance169 miles (273 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$21 - $35
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $21 (€19) • 4 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $21 (€19) • 4 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 169 miles (273 km) by bus or train from Prague to Potsdam. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Prague to Potsdam.

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FAQs

International travel from Prague, Czechia to Potsdam, Germany is: Fully open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Czechia?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Potsdam, Germany due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 6/27/22; 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 Prague to Potsdam.

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

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

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 6/25/22. 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 Potsdam here.

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

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Potsdam is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $21 (€19) compared to other travel options to Potsdam:

Taking a bus is usually $13 (€12) less than taking a train to Potsdam, which costs on average $35 (€31) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Prague and Potsdam is by bus, which takes on average 4 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 50 min   of travel time.

Potsdam is approximately 169 miles (273 km) away from Prague.

The average frequency per day from Prague to Potsdam is:

  • 4 buses per day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and tend to arrive in Potsdam, ZOB am Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains mostly depart from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Potsdam Hbf.

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

  • STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Can take you to Potsdam by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Prague to Potsdam for $21 (€19).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Potsdam by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Prague to Potsdam tickets on Omio for $35 (€31).
Looking to extend your trip from Prague to Potsdam? Many Omio customers who go from Prague to Potsdam usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Dresden or Hamburg. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Dresden or Hamburg from Potsdam, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • A bus ticket costs $21 (€19) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $35 (€31) one way on average for this trip.

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

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