There are 4 ways to get from Chemnitz to Prague by bus, train or car

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Bus via Dresden, Dresden central station  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station 121 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 060 / ...

$12 - $21

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Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 105

$16 - $28

Train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Riesa to Dresden Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec

$38 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Chemnitz to Prague 96.9 miles

$20 - $30

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chemnitz and arriving at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chemnitz to Prague. However, there are services departing from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Praha hl.n. via Riesa and Dresden Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between Chemnitz and Prague is 134 km. The road distance is 155.1 km.

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The best way to get from Chemnitz to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Chemnitz to Prague, including transfers.

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Chemnitz to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Chemnitz station.

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Chemnitz to Prague train services, operated by Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn, depart from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Chemnitz to Prague is to bus which takes 3 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 20 min.

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Chemnitz to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc station.

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Chemnitz to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Praha hl.n. station.

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Map of how to get from Chemnitz to Prague.
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  • Distance: 84 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

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

You can take a bus from Chemnitz to Prague via Dresden, Dresden central station in around 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chemnitz to Prague via Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof, Riesa, and Dresden Hbf in around 5 h 20 min.

Train operators
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
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 Riesa to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chemnitz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Chemnitz to Prague is 155 km. It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to drive from Chemnitz to Prague.

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