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There are 10 ways to get from Bielefeld to Prague by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus via Dresden

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Prague Main station

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bi-Brackwede, Bahnhof to Prague

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Train

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Decin hl.n.
  3. Take the train from Decin hl.n. to Praha hl.n.

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Altenbeken
  2. Take the train from Altenbeken to Goettingen
  3. Take the bus from Göttingen Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc

Drive

  1. Drive from Bielefeld to Prague

Train to Dusseldorf, fly

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Prague (PRG)

Train to Hannover, fly

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Prague (PRG)

Train to Muenster, fly

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Ibbenbüren, Bahnhof
  2. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Prague (PRG)

Train to Paderborn, fly

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
  2. Fly from Paderborn (PAD) to Prague (PRG)

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Frankfurt
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Prague (PRG)

Bielefeld to Prague by train and bus

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8h 9m Average Duration
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The cost-effective way to get from Bielefeld to Prague is to bus, which costs €30 - €40 and takes 9h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Bielefeld to Prague is to drive which costs €100 - €150 and takes 5h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bi-Brackwede, Bahnhof and arriving at Prague. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bielefeld to Prague. However, there are services departing from Bielefeld Hbf and arriving at Praha hl.n. via Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Decin hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 24m.

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The distance between Bielefeld and Prague is 464 km. The road distance is 612.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bielefeld to Prague without a car is to train and bus via Dresden which takes 8h 9m and costs €30 - €130.

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It takes approximately 8h 9m to get from Bielefeld to Prague, including transfers.

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Bielefeld to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bi-Brackwede, Bahnhof station.

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Bielefeld to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Bielefeld Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Bielefeld to Prague is to train which takes 8h 24m and costs €100 - €240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €40 and takes 9h 40m.

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  • Distance: 464.1 km
  • Duration: 8h 9m

What companies run services between Bielefeld, Germany and Prague, Czech Republic?

You can take a train from Bielefeld to Prague via Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Decin hl.n. in around 8h 24m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bi-Brackwede, Bahnhof to Prague 3 times a day. Tickets cost 750 Kč - 950 Kč and the journey takes 9h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 100 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Dusseldorf to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 100 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Hannover to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 22 000 Kč
Flights from Hannover to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 22 000 Kč
Flights from Hannover to Prague via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 22 000 Kč
Flights from Hannover to Prague via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 22 000 Kč
Flights from Muenster to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 400 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Flights from Muenster to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 400 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Flights from Muenster to Prague via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4 400 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Flights from Muenster to Prague via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
4 400 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Flights from Paderborn to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
9 000 Kč - 16 000 Kč
Flights from Paderborn to Prague via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
9 000 Kč - 16 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 900 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 900 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Flights from Dusseldorf to Prague via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Flights from Hannover to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
4 200 Kč - 23 000 Kč
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
3 000 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Hannover to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
2 300 Kč - 19 000 Kč
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hannover to Prague via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 800 Kč - 19 000 Kč
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hannover to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 26 000 Kč
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hannover to Prague via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
3 700 Kč - 29 000 Kč
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Hannover to Prague via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
8 500 Kč - 24 000 Kč
Train operators
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 Bielefeld Hbf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
2 000 Kč - 2 800 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 500 Kč - 2 200 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Decin hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
850 Kč - 1 200 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
600 Kč - 900 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
750 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 1 500 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Bielefeld central station to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
550 Kč - 750 Kč
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Bielefeld central station to Berlin central station
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
460 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Bielefeld central station to Hanover central station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
190 Kč - 240 Kč
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Bielefeld central station to Duisburg central station
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
230 Kč - 290 Kč
Website
Flixtrain
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Decin hl.n. to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
150 Kč - 260 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
150 Kč - 190 Kč
Business
210 Kč - 260 Kč
1st Class
220 Kč - 260 Kč
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Decin Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 1 900 Kč
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Altenbeken
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90 Kč - 130 Kč
Website
Eurobahn
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Ibbenbüren, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
140 Kč - 210 Kč
Website
Eurobahn
NordWestBahn
Phone
01806 / 600161
Email
dialog@nordwestbahn.de
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Altenbeken to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
nordwestbahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
850 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
750 Kč - 950 Kč
Website
National Express Rail
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Phone
+49 521 55777755
Email
info@westfalenbahn.de
Website
westfalenbahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
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 Duisburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
500 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
500 Kč - 750 Kč
1st Class
900 Kč - 1 300 Kč
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
230 Kč - 290 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bi-Brackwede, Bahnhof to Prague
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
750 Kč - 950 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Citylines
Phone
+359 2 812 0810
Email
support@citylines.bg
Website
citylines.eu
Bus from Göttingen Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Citylines

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Bielefeld to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Prague station.

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Bielefeld to Prague train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Praha hl.n. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bielefeld to Prague is 612 km. It takes approximately 5h 13m to drive from Bielefeld to Prague.

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KLM, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Prague Airport.

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