There are 6 ways to get from Bucharest to Prague by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Prague (PRG) OTP - PRG

$68 - $205

Cheapest option

EuroNight, train  •  25 h

  1. Take the EuroNight from Gara de Nord to Wien Hauptbahnhof Dacia
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. Rj / ...

$57 - $97

4 alternative options

Bus Omega Group  •  21 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucureşti to Praga

$65 - $160

Train  •  24 h

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. Rj / ...

$130 - $200

Bus FlixBus  •  25 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Prague, Prague Main station 1926

$81 - $141

Drive  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Prague 850 miles

$150 - $220

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Prague, Czech Republic?

CSA, Tarom and five other airlines fly from Bucharest to Prague every 4 hours. Alternatively, Omega Group operates a bus from Bucharest to Prague once daily. Tickets cost $110 - $160 and the journey takes 21 h 21 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Prague via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $470
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Prague via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Prague via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,100
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Wien to Praha hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Gara de Nord to Wien Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
20 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Bucureşti to Praga
Ave. Duration
21 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
omega-group84.com
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Prague
Ave. Duration
15 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Prague
Ave. Duration
26 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
23 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bucharest and Prague is 1081 km. The road distance is 1360 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Prague is to EuroNight and train which costs $55 - $100 and takes 25 h.

The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Prague is to fly which takes 5 h 18 min and costs $65 - $210.

No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Prague. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Praha hl.n. via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucureşti and arriving at Praga. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 h 21 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Bucharest to Prague, including transfers.