How to travel from Prague to Zurich

Travel options
from Prague to Zurich

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

Our recommendation
train

To get from Prague to Zurich on Jul 06 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:38AMPrague10h45 04:23PMZürich HB
4 transfers
501One-way
Cheapest
05:38PMPrague15h17 08:55AMZürich HB
3 transfers
381One-way
Other options
09:38AMPrague10h45 08:23PMZürich HB
4 transfers
801One-way
05:38PMPrague15h15 08:53AMZürich HB
4 transfers
441One-way
11:38AMPrague10h45 10:23PMZürich HB
4 transfers
801One-way

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF
Accommodation

Need a place to stay in Zurich?

view on map

Top pick hotels

View more

Entire homes & apartments

View more

Find the best accommodation for you, with our partner Booking.com

View all

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Wed
Jul 06
Thu
Jul 07
Fri
Jul 08
Sat
Jul 09
Sun
Jul 10
Mon
Jul 11
Tue
Jul 12
Wed
Jul 13
Thu
Jul 14
Fri
Jul 15
Sat
Jul 16
Sun
Jul 17
Mon
Jul 18
Tue
Jul 19
Wed
Jul 20
Thu
Jul 21
Fri
Jul 22
Sat
Jul 23
Sun
Jul 24
Mon
Jul 25
Tue
Jul 26

Travel Information to Zurich from Prague

distanceDistance326 miles (526 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $129 (€115) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesČSAD Tišnov, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 326 miles (526 km) between Prague and Zurich. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are ČSAD Tišnov, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Prague to Zurich.

How to get from Prague to Zürich

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Prague to Zürich there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 66,05% 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 Prague to Zürich. 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.

Search on Omio to find cheap tickets from Prague to Zürich. It’s easy to find the most attractive prices and choose your preferred route for your journey. Book on web or app, and travel with your mobile ticket —without the stress of printing your ticket.

Travel Tips: Travel from Prague to Zurich

Travel to Zurich 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 Zurich.
FAQs

Travel from Prague, Czechia to Zurich, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Prague restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zurich, Switzerland from Prague?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 7/2/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Zurich from Prague closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Prague, Czechia from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Czechia from Switzerland?

Entry into Czechia is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Czechia from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Czechia:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Czechia?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Czechia to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Prague, Czechia was last verified on 7/2/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Prague from Zurich.

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

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Zurich is by taking a ferry. You can find average ticket prices around $1 (€1) compared to other travel options to Zurich:

A ferry is generally $73 (€66) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $73 (€66) from Prague to Zurich.

Taking a ferry is usually $129 (€115) less than taking a flight to Zurich, which costs on average $129 (€115) for the same trip.

A ferry is generally $110 (€98) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $110 (€98) from Prague to Zurich.

The quickest way to travel to Zurich from Prague is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 45 min.

In comparison, going by ferry can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 10 h 43 min.

The distance is approximately 326 miles (526 km) from Prague to Zurich.

The average frequency per day from Prague to Zurich is:

  • 2 buses per day.
  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Prague to Zurich as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry 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 Zurich:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží to Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai).
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Prague Vaclav Havel Airport and arrive in Zurich Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Prague, Praha, Zličín to Zürich HB.

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

  • ČSAD Tišnov can take you to Zurich by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for ČSAD Tišnov from Prague to Zurich for $73 (€66).
  • Eurowings can get you to Zurich by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Eurowings from Prague to Zurich for $129 (€115) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn with connection can take you to Zurich by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn with connection from Prague to Zurich for $110 (€98).

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

  • You can find 2 direct buses per day to take to Zurich with ČSAD Tišnov or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.
  • You can check for a direct train to Zurich with with 1 direct train per day.

Direct services to Zurich 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 Zurich don't make Zurich their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Zurich are Paris, Milan or Munich, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Zurich to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Prague to Zurich, 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 $73 (€66) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $129 (€115) one way for this route.
  • A ferry ticket for this journey costs on average $1 (€1) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $110 (€98) one way.

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

Travel to popular destinations by train, bus or flight

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
Currency
Language