Vienna to Prague

Vienna to Prague

  Sep 22, 2021, 14 trips (12 – 0)

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4h 25m Deps: 6:39, 10:39, 14:39, 18:39

From 12
Vienna Central Railway Station
4h 25m ride in train with RegioJet
Prague Railway Station
From 12 per adult
Vienna Central Railway Station
4h 34m ride in train with RegioJet
Prague Railway Station
From 12 per adult
Vienna Central Railway Station
4h 38m ride in train with RegioJet
Prague Railway Station
From 12 per adult

Vienna to Prague Schedule

Vienna to Prague Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
RegioJet Standard Seat 06:39 - 11:04€ 15
FlixBus Economy 06:05 - 10:35€ 13
RegioJet Standard Seat 14:39 - 19:17€ 21.10
FlixBus Economy 14:30 - 18:45€ 15
FlixBus Economy 23:25 - 03:20€ 15

Transportation from Vienna to Prague

Vienna to Prague Destination Reviews

Train Low cost, RegioJet (RegioJet), Sep 21, 2019
The trip was OK but the toilet had no running water and it was not flashing
1 customer reviews

How to get from Vienna to Prague

When you want to get from Vienna to Prague, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about EUR 173.40. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as EUR 10.00.

How far is Vienna from Prague?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Vienna to Prague. Your trip will be a total of 224 miles (360 km). The flying distance is 173 miles (277 km).

How long does it take to get from Vienna to Prague?

The travel time from Vienna to Prague can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 7 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Vienna to Prague?

The cost of the trip from Vienna to Prague varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Arda Tur: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as EUR 10.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as EUR 173.40.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Vienna to Prague:

  • Bus tickets - EUR 10.00 to EUR 20.00;
  • Train tickets - EUR 12.00 to EUR 25.00;
  • Plane tickets - EUR 173.00 to EUR 173.00;

How many trips per day are there between Vienna and Prague?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Vienna to Prague depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 03:15 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:25. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Vienna to Prague. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is EUR 173.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Vienna to Prague
Austrian Airlines


Taking a bus from Vienna to Prague is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Vienna to Prague

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Vienna to Prague? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.