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Buses from Prague to Ostrava

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Prague - Ostrava Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 21 intercity buses per day from Prague to Ostrava. Traveling by bus from Prague to Ostrava usually takes around 4 hours and 17 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 31 minutes.

Distance171 mi (275 km)
Shortest duration3h 31m
Cheapest price$10.51
Trips per day20
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Bus lines1

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What bus companies travel from Prague to Ostrava?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Prague to Ostrava. FlixBus connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus214h 17m$25.22
  • 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 21 trips from Prague to Ostrava, and usually makes the trip in about 4 hours and 17 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 Prague to Ostrava 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

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 Prague to Ostrava?

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 17 minutes to cover the 171 miles from Prague to Ostrava. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 31 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. 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 Prague to Ostrava 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 Prague?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Prague to Ostrava, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 21 scheduled buses that travel from Prague to Ostrava every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 20 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Prague to Ostrava; ticket prices start at $6.86.

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 Prague?

Main departure station: Kurta Konráda 495/8

Buses to Ostrava leave from 6 stations in Prague.

All bus stations in Prague:

  • Kurta Konráda 495/8

  • Praha hl.n.

  • Tomíčkova

  • Prague Florenc Bus Station

  • Zličín

  • Prague Anděl Ostrovského 34/1

Where does the bus arrive in Ostrava?

Main arrival station: Central Bus Station

Buses arrive in Ostrava at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

All bus stations in Ostrava:

  • Central Bus Station

  • Ostrava-Svinov

  • Wattova 1046/19

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