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from Warsaw to Prague

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

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To get from Warsaw to Prague on Dec 6 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:55PMWarsaw Modlin Airport1h15 04:10PMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport
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$211One-way
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02:55PMWarsaw Modlin Airport1h15 04:10PMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport
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07:00AMWarszawa, Dw. Zachodni9h30 04:30PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc
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$361One-way

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Travel Information between Warsaw and Prague

distanceDistance321 miles (517 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$30 - $230
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $30 (€25) • 9 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $230 (€192) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Austrian Airlines or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 321 miles (517 km) by bus, flight or train to Prague from Warsaw. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $30 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Austrian Airlines or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Warsaw to Prague.

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 How to Travel from Warsaw to Prague?

Planning your travels from Warsaw to Prague can be quite simple if you know the modes of transport that are available for you to use. The three ways to travel from Warsaw to Prague include buses, planes, and trains. There are about three trains that depart daily from Warsaw to Prague, and on average take about 12 hours to arrive at the destination. Similarly, there are only 3 buses that leave daily for this route and on average take 9 hours and 25 minutes to get to the destination. Lastly, there are about 30 flights that cater to this specific route daily, 7 of which are direct flights, and on average they take 5 hours to reach the destination.

What is the Cheapest Way To Get from Warsaw to Prague?

The cheapest way to travel from Warsaw to Prague is by bus. Regardless of the time of booking or destination day, buses will always be the most affordable option. Nonetheless, if you have preferences on transportation method, it is encouraged to book tickets ahead of time to get the best offers and it may also be important to consider the date of the departure.

What is the Fastest Way to Travel from Warsaw to Prague?

If you are looking to find the fastest mode of transportation to travel from Warsaw to Prague then using a plane is certainly the most recommended choice. By taking a plane for this journey, you will encounter an average travel time of around 5 hours, unless you book a direct flight which will guarantee to bring you at the final destination in just 1 hour and 25 minutes. Flights usually depart from the Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) and arrive at the Prague Vaclav Havel Airport (PRG).

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Travel from Warsaw to Prague by Bus

Traveling to Prague from Warsaw by bus is an ideal mode of transportation if you wish to save up on money during your travels or may want to bring bigger luggage. The journey usually lasts on average 9 hours and 25 minutes, with the fastest bus taking just 9 hours. Most of the bus routes are direct, with some only requiring one transfer, making this mode of transport quite convenient. Three buses leave daily from Warsaw in Metro Wilanowska 15, Zachodnia or Dworzex Autobusowy Metro Milociny and arrive at Černy Most, Zilčín, Hlavní Nádrazí, Liben, ÚAN Florenc, and Roztyly stations in Prague. These buses are all catered by Leo Express, Ecolines, and FlixBus. 

Travel from Warsaw to Prague by Train

Traveling by train to Prague is a great way to enjoy the scenery during your travels from Warsaw. There are just a handful of trains that leave daily for this route and they all require at least two or more transfers. The average time by train is of 12 hours, with the fastest route taking about 11 hours to arrive at the final destination. Trains leave from the Warszawa Centralna station and arrive at the ÚAN Florenc station in Prague. All these routes are catered between Deutsche Bahn and RegioJet.

Travel from Warsaw to Prague by Plane

The fastest way to travel from Warsaw to Prague is by plane. There are about 30 flights that leave daily from Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) and arrive at the Prague Vaclav Havel Airport (PRG), 7 of which are direct flights. The average flight has at least one transfer and takes about 5 hours to arrive at the destination. Nonetheless, if you catch the direct flight you will find yourself at your final destination in just 1 hour and 25 minutes. These flights are all catered by Air Baltic, LOT, Czech Airways, KLM, Air France and Finn Air.

How to get from Warsaw to Prague

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Warsaw to Prague there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 89,13% 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 Warsaw to Prague. 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.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Warsaw, Poland to Prague, Czechia?

Travel from Warsaw, Poland to Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Prague from Warsaw restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Prague, Czechia from Warsaw?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Prague, Czechia?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Prague from Warsaw closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Poland from Prague, Czechia due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Warsaw, Poland from Czechia is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Warsaw from Prague restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Poland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Warsaw, Poland?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Poland was last checked on 11/29/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Warsaw from Prague closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Warsaw to Prague?

There are 3 ways to travel from Warsaw to Prague including taking a bus, flight or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Prague from Warsaw is by taking a bus, which costs on average $30 (€25).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Prague:

Taking a bus is about $200 (€167) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $230 (€192) for this trip.

Taking a bus is about $99 (€83) less than taking a train, which costs on average $129 (€108) for this journey.

What is the fastest way to travel from Warsaw to Prague?

The fastest way from Warsaw to Prague is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Prague by bus can take on average 9 h 25 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 13 h 43 min   on average.

How far is Prague from Warsaw?

The distance is approximately 321 miles (517 km) from Warsaw to Prague.

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

The average frequency per day from Warsaw to Prague is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Warsaw and in Prague?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Warsaw, Airport Lotnisko Chopina - Terminal Autokarowy to Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
  • Most travelers who buy a plane ticket from Warsaw to Prague depart from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.
Which travel operators can get me to Prague from Warsaw?

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

  • You can take a bus from Warsaw to Prague with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $30 (€25) with Flixbus from Warsaw to Prague.
  • You can go to Prague from Warsaw by plane with Austrian Airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $230 (€192) with Austrian Airlines from Warsaw to Prague on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Warsaw to Prague with Deutsche Bahn with connection. Cheap tickets can be found for $129 (€108) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Warsaw to Prague.
Is it possible to travel directly to Prague from Warsaw?

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

  • You can book a direct bus with Flixbus, Ecolines, Infobus, Transtempo or Sindbad.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Warsaw to Prague?
Many of our customers traveling from Warsaw to Prague don't make Prague their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Prague are Berlin, Vienna or Budapest, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Prague to any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket from Warsaw to Prague online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $30 (€25) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $230 (€192) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $129 (€108) one way on average.

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