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

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

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Bus to Geneva, fly  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy - Galbert to Genève Airport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Prague (PRG) GVA - PRG

$69 - $260

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Bus RegioJet  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Prague, Wilsonova RegioJet

$44 - $59

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Bus to Lyon, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Prague (PRG) LYS - PRG

$82 - $260

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  17 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy Gare Routière to Praha ÚAN Florenc

$45 - $80

Train  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec

$272 - $357

Bus, train, night train  •  19 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy - Galbert to Genève Airport T72
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  3. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Praha hl.n. En

Drive  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Annecy to Prague 626.6 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Prague is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 17 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Prague is to bus and fly which costs 70€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Annecy Gare Routière and arriving at Praha ÚAN Florenc. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 17 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Annecy to Prague. However, there are services departing from Annecy and arriving at Praha hl.n. via Lyon Part Dieu, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Dresden Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 27 min.

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The distance between Annecy and Prague is 772 km. The road distance is 1002.6 km.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 15 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Annecy to Prague, including transfers.

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Annecy to Prague bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, depart from Annecy Gare Routière station.

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Annecy to Prague train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Annecy station.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Prague is to bus which takes 17 h 15 min and costs 40€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 230€ - 310€ and takes 17 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Annecy to Prague.
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  • Distance: 482.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Prague, Czech Republic?

Eurolines CZ operates a bus from Annecy to Prague twice a week. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 17 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Annecy to Prague via Lyon Part Dieu, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Dresden Hbf in around 17 h 27 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Annecy to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
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(Main)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Zürich HB to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Transdev Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Website
transdevhautesavoie.com
Bus from Annecy - Galbert to Genève Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
transdevhautesavoie.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Annecy Gare Routière to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Prague, Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
regiojet.com

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Annecy to Prague bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at Praha ÚAN Florenc station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Annecy to Prague is 1003 km. It takes approximately 9 h 4 min to drive from Annecy to Prague.

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Brussels Airlines, Air France, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Prague Airport.

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Book your Annecy to Prague train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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There are 3673+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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