There are 9 ways to get from Basel to Prague by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly Basel to Prague  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Prague (PRG) BSL - PRG

$60 - $257

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Freiburg N33 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg, Busbahnhof to Praha, Wilsonova Rj

$29 - $42

7 alternative options

Train to Zurich, fly to Prague  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Prague (PRG) ZRH - PRG

$103 - $311

Fly Basel to Dresden, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Dresden (DRS) BSL - DRS
  2. Take the bus from Drážďany, Letiště to Praha, ÚAN Florenc

$58 - $282

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg ZOB to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)

$165 - $251

Bus Nobless Line  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel City Center to Zurich Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Prague

$91 - $92

Bus Eurolines CH  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel to Prague

$60 - $75

Train EuroNight  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Praha hl.n. En

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Prague 446.6 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Prague is to bus which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 12 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Prague is to fly which costs SFr 55 - SFr 260 and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The distance between Basel and Prague is 574 km. The road distance is 714.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Basel to Prague, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Basel and arriving at Prague. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 13 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel to Prague. However, there are services departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Nürnberg ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Prague, Czech Republic?

easyJet, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines fly from Basel to Prague every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Basel to Prague via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf, and Nürnberg ZOB in around 9 h 49 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Basel to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Basel to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Basel to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Flights from Basel to Prague via Venice
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Flights from Basel to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Basel to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg ZOB to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Drážďany, Letiště to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Freiburg, Busbahnhof to Praha, Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel City Center to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Nobless Line
Website
noblessline.cz
Bus from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$87
Schedules at
noblessline.cz
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Prague
Ave. Duration
13 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch

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