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Prague-Heidelberg Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Prague to Heidelberg bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$30.99
Shortest Duration6h 40m
Trips per day10
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Prague to Heidelberg right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Prague to Heidelberg?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $30.99 was the low point for bus fares from Prague to Heidelberg. Buses from Heidelberg to Prague are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $30.99 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 7 hours and 45 minutes to cover the 262 miles (421 kilometers) from Prague, to Heidelberg, BW. However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours and 40 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Because many passengers travel from Prague to Heidelberg at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Prague?

The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Prague to Heidelberg, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from Prague to Heidelberg every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 7 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 Heidelberg; ticket prices start at $62.72.

What bus companies travel from Prague to Heidelberg?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Prague, to Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg. Of these two services, FlixBus usually offers more choice, with 7 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus77h 59m$34.88
RegioJet Bus37h 14m$21.93

Where does the bus leave from in Prague?

Prague, has two bus stations with service to Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg:

  • ÚAN Florenc
  • Praha hl.n.
  • Ostrovského 34/1
  • Tomíčkova
  • Zličín

Where does the bus arrive in Heidelberg?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg:

  • Central Station
  • Train Station

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