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There are 4 ways to get from Chemnitz to Prague by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station 020 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 060 / ...

$9 - $62

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Bus, train  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station 020 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec

$23 - $35

Train  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Riesa to Dresden Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec

$37 - $54

Drive  •  2h 3m

  1. Drive from Chemnitz to Prague 96.9 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Chemnitz to Prague is to bus which costs 8€ - 55€ and takes 3h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Chemnitz to Prague is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chemnitz to Prague. However, there are services departing from Chemnitz and arriving at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc via Dresden, Dresden central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chemnitz to Prague. However, there are services departing from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Praha hl.n. via Riesa and Dresden Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Chemnitz and Prague is 134 km. The road distance is 155.1 km.

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The best way to get from Chemnitz to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 3h 22m and costs 8€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 3h 22m to get from Chemnitz to Prague, including transfers.

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Chemnitz to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Chemnitz station.

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Chemnitz to Prague train services, operated by Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn, depart from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Chemnitz to Prague is to bus which takes 3h 22m and costs 8€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 5h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Chemnitz to Prague.
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  • Distance: 84 miles
  • Duration: 3h 22m

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

You can take a bus from Chemnitz to Prague via Dresden, Dresden central station in around 3h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chemnitz to Prague via Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof, Riesa, and Dresden Hbf in around 5h 20m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Riesa to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Dresden to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Dresden to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de

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Chemnitz to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc station.

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Chemnitz to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Praha hl.n. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chemnitz to Prague is 155 km. It takes approximately 2h 3m to drive from Chemnitz to Prague.

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