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There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Prague by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 10m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Prague (PRG) AMS - PRG

1 002 Kč - 5 295 Kč

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Bus  •  17h

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet

750 Kč - 1 100 Kč

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Train to Brussels, fly  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Prague (PRG) BRU - PRG

2 817 Kč - 7 499 Kč

Train via Berlin  •  11h 31m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Wolfsburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Wolfsburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Praha-Holesovice Ec / ...

2 406 Kč - 5 968 Kč

Train  •  12h 50m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Minden(Westf) Ic
  2. Take the train from Minden(Westf) to Dresden Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Ec

3 403 Kč - 5 498 Kč

Bus via Dresden  •  14h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Dresden central station N20
  2. Take the bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet / ...

1 171 Kč - 3 643 Kč

Drive  •  7h 47m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Prague 897.8 km

2 900 Kč - 4 300 Kč

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  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Prague is 1221.

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

The social distance requirement in Prague is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1221.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Czech Republic.

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Last updated: 2 May 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Amsterdam to Prague is to bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 17h.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Prague is to fly which costs 35€ - 210€ and takes 4h 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and arriving at Prague, ÚAN Florenc. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17h.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Prague. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Praha-Holesovice via Wolfsburg Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 31m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Prague is 710 km. The road distance is 897.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Prague without a car is to train via Berlin which takes 11h 31m and costs 90€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 4h 10m to get from Amsterdam to Prague, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Prague train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Prague is to fly which takes 4h 10m and costs 35€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train via Berlin, which costs 90€ - 230€ and takes 11h 31m, you could also bus via Dresden, which costs 45€ - 140€ and takes 14h 16m.

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  • Distance: 710 km
  • Duration: 4h 10m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Prague, Czech Republic?

KLM, easyJet and CSA fly from Amsterdam to Prague 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Prague via Wolfsburg Hbf and Berlin Hbf in around 11h 31m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 2 600 Kč
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 6 500 Kč
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 Kč - 3 300 Kč
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
3 300 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 2 900 Kč
Website
Thalys
Standard
1 400 Kč - 2 000 Kč
Comfort
1 800 Kč - 2 300 Kč
Premium
2 000 Kč - 2 900 Kč
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 Wolfsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 2 300 Kč
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
1 000 Kč - 1 400 Kč
1st Class
1 600 Kč - 2 300 Kč
Train from Wolfsburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
500 Kč - 1 200 Kč
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
500 Kč - 700 Kč
1st Class
800 Kč - 1 200 Kč
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Minden(Westf)
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
750 Kč - 1 700 Kč
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
750 Kč - 1 100 Kč
1st Class
1 200 Kč - 1 700 Kč
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wolfsburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
950 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wolfsburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 900 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Minden(Westf) to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 3 000 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
550 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Hbf to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
Railjet
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 Sloterdijk to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
130 Kč - 190 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
750 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Dresden Bayrische Strasse to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
2 000 Kč - 2 400 Kč
Website
Comati PSG

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Amsterdam to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Prague, ÚAN Florenc station.

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Amsterdam to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Praha-Holesovice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Prague is 898 km. It takes approximately 7h 47m to drive from Amsterdam to Prague.

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easyJet, CSA and KLM offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Prague Airport.

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There are 3450+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at 2 000 Kč per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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