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There are 6 ways to get from Athens to Prague by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Prague (PRG) ATH - PRG

2 109 Kč - 13 323 Kč

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  21h 53m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Praha ÚAN Florenc Simeonidis

2 224 Kč - 3 235 Kč

Train, bus via Novi Sad  •  31h 8m

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki Ic
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Novi Sad
  3. Take the train from Novi Sad to Budapest-Keleti 342
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  5. Take the train from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, hl.n.

2 314 Kč - 3 935 Kč

Bus  •  33h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Praha

2 401 Kč

Bus via Wrocław  •  37h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Wrocław
  2. Take the bus from Wrocław, Wrocław DA to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc N1380 / ...

2 461 Kč - 3 276 Kč

Drive  •  19h 20m

  1. Drive from Athens to Prague 1991.7 km

7 000 Kč - 11 000 Kč

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Prague is to bus which costs 90€ and takes 33h.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Prague is to fly which costs 75€ - 500€ and takes 5h 52m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Praha. Services depart once a week, and operate Thursday. The journey takes approximately 33h.

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The distance between Athens and Prague is 1535 km. The road distance is 1991.7 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Prague without a car is to train and bus which takes 21h 53m and costs 80€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 5h 52m to get from Athens to Prague, including transfers.

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Athens to Prague bus services, operated by Korona Travel, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Prague is to fly which takes 5h 52m and costs 75€ - 500€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 90€ and takes 33h.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Athens to Prague bus services, operated by Korona Travel, arrive at Praha station.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Prague.
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  • Distance: 1535.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 52m

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Prague, Czech Republic?

Aegean Airlines, Austrian Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Athens to Prague hourly. Alternatively, Korona Travel operates a bus from Athens to Praha once a week. Tickets cost 2 401 Kč and the journey takes 33h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
5 000 Kč - 18 000 Kč
Flights from Athens to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
5 000 Kč - 18 000 Kč
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
5 000 Kč - 16 000 Kč
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Prague via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 000 Kč - 13 000 Kč
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 500 Kč - 15 000 Kč
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 900 Kč - 20 000 Kč
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
500 Kč - 750 Kč
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Romanian Railways (CFR)
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
260 Kč - 950 Kč
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
260 Kč - 370 Kč
1st Class
600 Kč - 950 Kč
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
1 700 Kč - 2 500 Kč
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 1 500 Kč
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Praha
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
2 399 Kč
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Praha
Ave. Duration
33h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
2 401 Kč
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Wrocław, Wrocław DA to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
460 Kč - 550 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Prague is 1h behind Athens. It is currently 6:15 AM in Athens and 5:15 AM in Prague.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Prague is 1992 km. It takes approximately 19h 20m to drive from Athens to Prague.

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Aegean Airlines, KLM, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Prague Airport.

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There are 2858+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at 2 250 Kč per night.

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The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 10€.

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