There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Prague by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Prague, Czech Republic?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Prague hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 57 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna to Prague every 2 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Avg. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Prague, Prague Main station
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vienna to Prague
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Czechia

Rome2rio's unique Travel Guides provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from Vienna to Prague?

The distance between Vienna and Prague is 253 km. The road distance is 328 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Vienna to Prague?

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Prague is to bus which costs 14€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Vienna to Prague?

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Prague is to fly which takes 2 h 39 min and costs 120€.

Is there a direct train between Vienna and Prague?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Praha hl.n.. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

Is there a direct bus between Vienna and Prague?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Prague, Prague Main station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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

The train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. takes 3 h 57 min including transfers and departs hourly.