Duration 5h 7m
Distance 358.3 km
Average price 1 432 Kč
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Potsdam and Prague takes 5h 7m and the fastest train takes 4h 53m. The train service runs several times per day from Potsdam to Prague. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 5h 44m

  1. Berlin Hbf
  2. Prague
5h 44m
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Potsdam to Prague train times

Trains run every four hours between Potsdam and Prague. The service departs Potsdam at 16:25 in the afternoon, which arrives into Prague at 21:36. All services require a transfer at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and take an average of 5h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Potsdam to Prague? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Potsdam to Prague. However, there are services departing from S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi via Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 44m.

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The distance between Potsdam and Prague is 274 km. The road distance is 358.3 km.

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Potsdam to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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Potsdam to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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What companies run services between Potsdam and Prague?

Deutsche Bahn Eurocity operates a train from Potsdam to Prague every 4 hours. Tickets cost 900 Kč - 1 300 Kč and the journey takes 4h 20m. Railjet also services this route once daily.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 300 Kč

About Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Train from Berlin Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 800 Kč

About Railjet

Train from Berlin Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
220 Kč - 310 Kč

About Deutsche Bahn Regional

Train from S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof to S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
220 Kč - 310 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

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