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There are 8 ways to get from Colmar to Prague by train, plane, bus, night train or car

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Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  6h 3m

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

2 474 Kč - 8 580 Kč

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Bus  •  10h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Colmar to Strasbourg 720
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile to Prague, Wilsonova RegioJet

658 Kč - 913 Kč

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Train to Basel, fly  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from Colmar to St Louis
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Prague (PRG) BSL - PRG

1 487 Kč - 5 369 Kč

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  7h 38m

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  4. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Prague (PRG) FRA - PRG

2 893 Kč - 7 575 Kč

Train  •  12h 10m

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Strasbourg Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt Ice
  4. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Praha-Holesovice Ec / ...

4 100 Kč - 6 616 Kč

Bus, train  •  15h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg Central Bus Station to Munich Central Bus Station Paris - Strasbourg - Varna / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Re

Train, night train  •  16h 19m

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Basel Sbb Ter
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB Ir / ...
  3. Take the night train from Zuerich Hb to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi En

4 661 Kč - 7 071 Kč

Drive  •  5h 57m

  1. Drive from Colmar to Prague 668 km

1 900 Kč - 2 800 Kč

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The cheapest way to get from Colmar to Prague is to bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 10h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Colmar to Prague is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 210€ and takes 4h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colmar to Prague. However, there are services departing from Colmar and arriving at Prague, Wilsonova via Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Colmar to Prague. However, there are services departing from Colmar and arriving at Praha-Holesovice via Strasbourg, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Dresden-Neustadt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 10m.

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The distance between Colmar and Prague is 561 km. The road distance is 668 km.

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The best way to get from Colmar to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 10h 55m and costs 25€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 6h 3m to get from Colmar to Prague, including transfers.

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

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Colmar to Prague train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Colmar station.

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The best way to get from Colmar to Prague is to bus which takes 10h 55m and costs 25€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 150€ - 260€ and takes 12h 10m.

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  • Distance: 560.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 3m

What companies run services between Colmar, France and Prague, Czech Republic?

You can take a bus from Colmar to Prague via Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile in around 10h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Colmar to Prague via Strasbourg, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Dresden-Neustadt in around 12h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 800 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 700 Kč - 8 500 Kč
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 400 Kč - 10 000 Kč
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 Kč - 4 100 Kč
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Colmar to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
280 Kč - 700 Kč
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
280 Kč - 400 Kč
Rail 1st Class
470 Kč - 700 Kč
Train from Colmar to St Louis
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
260 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
260 Kč - 370 Kč
Rail 1st Class
440 Kč - 650 Kč
Train from Colmar to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
250 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
250 Kč - 360 Kč
Rail 1st Class
430 Kč - 650 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 Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
750 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Colmar to Saint-Louis
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
650 Kč - 1 200 Kč
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Colmar to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
600 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
600 Kč - 850 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
550 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
750 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Strasbourg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 3 100 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
600 Kč - 900 Kč
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
750 Kč - 900 Kč
1st Class
600 Kč - 750 Kč
Train from Colmar to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
550 Kč - 850 Kč
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
700 Kč - 850 Kč
1st Class
550 Kč - 650 Kč
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
600 Kč - 900 Kč
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
750 Kč - 900 Kč
1st Class
600 Kč - 750 Kč
Train from Strasbourg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
1 200 Kč - 1 400 Kč
1st Class
1 100 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
380 Kč - 550 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
550 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
700 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
Railjet
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Die Länderbahn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Night train from Zuerich Hb to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
13h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4 000 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Colmar to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
170 Kč - 220 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
500 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile to Prague, Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
480 Kč - 700 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Freiburg Central Bus Station to Munich Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 1 500 Kč
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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Colmar to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Praha-Holesovice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colmar to Prague is 668 km. It takes approximately 5h 57m to drive from Colmar to Prague.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Zurich Airport to Prague Airport.

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There are 3450+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at 2 000 Kč per night.

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