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

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Fly from Brussels  •  4h 14m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Prague (PRG) BRU - PRG

988 Kč - 3 902 Kč

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Bus  •  11h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to Prague, Wilsonova RegioJet / ...

650 Kč - 1 400 Kč

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Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Prague (PRG) AMS - PRG

1 494 Kč - 4 101 Kč

Train  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Schwandorf Re
  4. Take the train from Schwandorf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Re

Bus via Dresden  •  15h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Dresden, Dresden central station 1304
  2. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague Main station 060

1 261 Kč - 1 517 Kč

Night train, train  •  14h 29m

  1. Take the night train from Bruxelles-Nord to Regensburg Hbf Nj
  2. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Re

Drive  •  7h 48m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Prague 903.6 km

2 500 Kč - 3 700 Kč

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
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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.

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No, returning to Belgium from Czech Republic is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 12 Jan 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Prague is to bus which costs 26€ - 55€ and takes 11h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Prague is to fly which costs 35€ - 150€ and takes 4h 14m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Gare du Midi and arriving at Prague, Wilsonova. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Prague. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf and Schwandorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 35m.

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The distance between Brussels and Prague is 717 km. The road distance is 903.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Prague without a car is to train which takes 11h 35m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 14m to get from Brussels to Prague, including transfers.

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Brussels to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Brussels, Gare du Midi station.

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Brussels to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Bruxelles-Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Prague is to fly which takes 4h 14m and costs 35€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11h 35m, you could also bus, which costs 26€ - 55€ and takes 11h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Prague.
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  • Distance: 717.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 14m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Prague, Czech Republic?

CSA, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines fly from Brussels to Prague 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Prague via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Nuernberg Hbf, and Schwandorf in around 11h 35m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 700 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 6 000 Kč
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Brussels to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 6 000 Kč
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
750 Kč - 4 000 Kč
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
850 Kč - 4 700 Kč
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
290 Kč - 410 Kč
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
290 Kč - 410 Kč
1st Class
440 Kč - 650 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 Brussel-Centraal to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
370 Kč - 850 Kč
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
370 Kč - 550 Kč
1st Class
600 Kč - 850 Kč
Train from Breda to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
360 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
360 Kč - 480 Kč
1st Class
600 Kč - 800 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 Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 800 Kč - 2 600 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
400 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Schwandorf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn
Nightjet
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to Prague, Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
650 Kč - 1 000 Kč
Website
RegioJet
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 Bruxelles, Nord to Prague, Florenc
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
250 Kč - 310 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Brussels to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Prague, Wilsonova station.

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Brussels to Prague train services, operated by Die Länderbahn, arrive at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Prague is 904 km. It takes approximately 7h 48m to drive from Brussels to Prague.

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Brussels Airlines, CSA, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Prague Airport.

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Book your Brussels to Prague train tickets online with Omio, Omio and two other operators.

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Book your Brussels to Prague bus tickets online with Omio, Distribusion and FlixBus.

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There are 6313+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at 2 000 Kč per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 7€ - 17€.

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