There are 9 ways to get from Prague to Heidelberg by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Arriva Stredni Cechy  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha hl. n. to Heidelberg N109

$27 - $31

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Train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Heidelberg Alte Eppelheimer Str./Emil-Maier-Str.

$80 - $120

Bus Eurolines DE  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the bus from Plzen to Heidelberg Hbf

$49 - $83

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Heidelberg 312.7 miles

$65 - $95

Fly Prague to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Frankfurt (FRA) PRG - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$90 - $268

Bus to Dresden, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Letiště
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DRS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$104 - $303

Fly Prague to Stuttgart, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Stuttgart (STR) PRG - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

$112 - $233

Bus to Dresden, fly to Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Letiště
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Stuttgart (STR) DRS - STR
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

$86 - $268

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Frankfurt (FRA) NUE - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$153 - $289

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Praha hl. n. and arriving at Heidelberg. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) and arriving at Heidelberg Alte Eppelheimer Str./Emil-Maier-Str.. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between Prague and Heidelberg is 418 km. The road distance is 500.3 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Heidelberg without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 47 min and costs .

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The bus from Praha hl. n. to Heidelberg takes 6 h 47 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Prague to Heidelberg bus services, operated by Arriva Stredni Cechy, depart from Praha hl. n. station.

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Prague to Heidelberg train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Heidelberg is to bus which takes 6 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Prague to Heidelberg bus services, operated by Arriva Stredni Cechy, arrive at Heidelberg station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Heidelberg.
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  • Distance: 261.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Heidelberg, Germany?

Arriva Stredni Cechy operates a bus from Prague to Heidelberg twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $31 and the journey takes 6 h 47 min. FlixBus also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Prague to Heidelberg 3 times a day. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Dresden to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Dresden to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Nuremberg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Nuremberg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Prague to Stuttgart via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Heidelberg Alte Eppelheimer Str./Emil-Maier-Str.
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Praha hl. n. to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
arriva.cz
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Pilsen, CAN
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Letiště
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
regiojet.com
SAD Lucenec
Phone
047/5631385
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Praha to Plzeň
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Plzen to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eurolines.de

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Prague to Heidelberg train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Heidelberg Alte Eppelheimer Str./Emil-Maier-Str. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Heidelberg is 500 km. It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to drive from Prague to Heidelberg.

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CSA and Lufthansa offer flights from Prague Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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Book your Prague to Heidelberg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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