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Journey Information

Berlin to Prague bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$16.57
Shortest Duration4h 5m
Trips per day50
Bus lines6

Frequently Asked Questions

How does a bus from Berlin to Prague compare to taking the train or flying?

A bus from Berlin to Prague is the cheapest option, and takes just a little longer than a train. The bus averages $24.47 per ticket, and takes between 4 and 5 hours. Train tickets from Berlin to Prague cost between $52 and $102 for a second-class ticket, and the trip takes around 4.5 hours. Flights between the two cities cost at least $145, and with few direct flights, you may be forced to connect through Vienna or elsewhere.

Is it safe to travel by bus from Berlin to Prague 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.

Does the bus take you directly from Berlin to Prague?

Unfortunately there are currently no buses that go the entire distance from Berlin to Prague. At some point, you will need to switch onto another vehicle to complete the journey, such as a local shuttle or even a train. More details are available as you peruse individual tickets.

How much is a bus ticket from Berlin to Prague?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $21.42 was the low point for bus fares from Berlin to Prague. Buses from Prague to Berlin are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $21.42 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 4 hours and 50 minutes to cover the 175 miles (281 kilometers) from Berlin, BE to Prague,, However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 5 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

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

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, 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 Berlin?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Berlin to Prague, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 50 scheduled buses that travel from Berlin to Prague every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 46 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 Berlin to Prague; ticket prices start at $22.34.

What bus companies travel from Berlin to Prague?

There are 6 bus lines from Berlin, Berlin to Prague,, With 48 daily trips, FlixBus usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Arda Tur14h 50m$16.57
Comati PSG15h 0m$35.22
FlixBus484h 50m$21.76
Racic Eurobus16h 10m$25.85
RegioJet Bus54h 33m$18.98
Union Ivkoni16h 0m$31.14

Where does the bus leave from in Berlin?

Berlin, Berlin has two bus stations with service to Prague, :

  • Central Bus Station
  • Südkreuz
  • Alexanderplatz
  • Zufahrt zum Flughafen Tegel
  • Berlin Zoo
  • Alt-Tegel
  • Puschkinallee
  • Südkreuz Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Prague?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Prague, :

  • ÚAN Florenc
  • Main Railway Station

Price trends for buses from Berlin to Prague

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10SepOct

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

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