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Buses from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague

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Žiar nad Hronom - Prague Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 7 intercity buses per day from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague. Traveling by bus from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague usually takes around 8 hours and 11 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 6 hours and 25 minutes.

Distance224 mi (360 km)
Shortest duration6h 25m
Cheapest price$20.29
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus78h 12m$35.62
  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 7 trips from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague, and usually makes the trip in about 8 hours and 12 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague?

The bus takes an average of 8 hours and 11 minutes to cover the 360 kilometers from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague. However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours and 25 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

"Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Žiar nad Hronom?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 7 scheduled buses that travel from Žiar nad Hronom to Prague every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

City Information

Prague

With storied churches and beautiful castles, Prague was once the hidden gem of Europe, and it has now revealed its beauty to the world. Prague’s prized landmark is the majestic Prague Castle, which is the largest castle complex in the world. The castle is an amalgamation of many different architectural styles, making it a very special destination to visit. You might even get to see the president of Czechia as well, since it is his office! If you simply want to stroll around and enjoy the vibe of the city, head for the Old Town Square, which has seen very few changes since its conception in the 12th century. If you are not afraid of a little hiking, head to Petrin Hill, which is one of the largest green areas in the city. The area also houses the Rose Garden and Seminary Garden, featuring more than 2,100 trees.

Prague’s food scene is not as well-known as other famous cities’, but the local dishes such as knedlíky or bramboráky will pleasantly surprise you. La Degustation Boheme Bourgeoise is a Michelin-starred restaurant that offers amazing Czech dishes. For local beers, don’t hesitate to check out U Medvídku.

Praha hlavní nádraží is the largest international train station in Prague and it’s located right in the heart of the city. Not too far from the train station is Prague’s central bus station. The principal airport in the city is the Václav Havel Airport Prague.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Žiar nad Hronom?

Main departure station: Slovenského národného povstania 82

Most buses depart from the main station in Žiar nad Hronom.

All bus stations in Žiar nad Hronom:

  • Slovenského národného povstania 82

Where does the bus arrive in Prague?

Prague Florenc Central Bus Station  - CZPRGDEFLX-0

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Main arrival station: Prague Florenc Bus Station

Prague Florenc Central Bus Station is the city's largest and busiest bus station. The station complex is fully equipped with all the modern amenities you could ask for, including information services, luggage storage, public toilets, restaurants, and shops. Bus lines including FlixBus and RegioJet stop at the station, and Prague's central train station is less than 2km away for connections to rail travel. Right outside the bus station, you'll find the Florenc Metro stop, a hotel, several restaurants, and excellent shopping.

Bus stations in Prague:

  • Prague Florenc Bus Station

  • Main Railway Station

  • Tomíčkova

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