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There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Prage by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 59m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central Thalys
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Louvain / Leuven Ic / ...

67€ - 124€

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Bus, line 358 bus  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels, Brussels-North station K1959 / ...
  2. Take the line 358 bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Leuven Station Perron 1 358 / ...

14€ - 23€

3 alternative options

Train via Roosendaal  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Roosendaal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Louvain / Leuven Ic / ...

30€ - 73€

Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Prage 224.8 km

28€ - 45€

Fly, train  •  3h 4m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Oud-Heverlee

63€ - 259€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Prage is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Prage is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Prage is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Prage is to bus and line 358 bus which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 5h 37m.

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The fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Prage is to drive which takes 2h 26m and costs 28€ - 45€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Prage. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Oud-Heverlee Don Bosco via Brussel Noord opstaphalte and Leuven Station Perron 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Prage. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Oud-Heverlee via Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal and Louvain / Leuven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 59m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Prage is 173 km. The road distance is 224.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Prage without a car is to train which takes 2h 59m and costs 65€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 2h 59m to get from Amsterdam to Prage, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Prage bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Prage train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Prage is to train which takes 2h 59m and costs 65€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 358 bus, which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 5h 37m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Prage.
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  • Distance: 173 km
  • Duration: 2h 59m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Prage, Belgium?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Prage via Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal and Louvain / Leuven in around 2h 59m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Prage via Brussels, Brussels-North station, Brussel Noord opstaphalte, Leuven Station Perron 1, and Leuven Station Perron 14 in around 5h 37m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 480€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Louvain / Leuven
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
11€ - 16€
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Oud-Heverlee
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
3€ - 5€
1st Class
5€ - 8€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 23€
1st Class
27€ - 40€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
CityBusExpress
Phone
+31 30 333 33 00
Email
info@citybusexpress.com
Website
citybusexpress.com
Bus from Amsterdam Piarcoplein P+R Sloterdijk to Brussels Noord Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
CityBusExpress
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Leuven Station Perron 1
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Amsterdam to Prage bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Leuven Station Perron 1.

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Amsterdam to Prage train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Louvain / Leuven station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Prage is 225 km. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Amsterdam to Prage.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 2208+ hotels available in Prage. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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