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There are 6 ways to get from Copenhagen to Prague by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly  •  4h 1m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Prague (PRG) CPH - PRG

1 507 Kč - 5 783 Kč

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Train, bus  •  16h 55m

  1. Take the train from Høje Taastrup to Berlin Hbf Snälltåget
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet

1 442 Kč - 1 927 Kč

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Train  •  12h 10m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Praha-Holesovice Ec / ...

2 800 Kč - 5 657 Kč

Bus  •  14h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station Stockholm - Bucuresti / ...

2 300 Kč - 2 700 Kč

Night train, train  •  16h 55m

  1. Take the night train from Hoeje Taastrup to Berlin Hbf 301
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Ec

1 932 Kč - 2 547 Kč

Drive  •  9h 32m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Prague 1105.6 km

3 300 Kč - 4 900 Kč

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Conditions of entry into Czech Republic from Denmark

  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
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  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
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No, entry into Czech Republic from Denmark is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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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.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1221.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Denmark from Czech Republic.

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Last updated: 2 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Prague is to train and bus which costs 410 kr - 600 kr and takes 16h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Prague is to fly which costs 430 kr - 1700 kr and takes 4h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Copenhagen Central Bus Station station and arriving at Prague Florenc Central Bus Station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 14h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Prague. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Praha-Holesovice via Hamburg Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 10m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Prague is 634 km. The road distance is 1105.6 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Prague without a car is to train which takes 12h 10m and costs 800 kr - 1700 kr.

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Copenhagen to Prague, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Prague bus services, operated by Comati PSG, depart from Copenhagen Central Bus Station.

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Copenhagen to Prague train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Prague is to fly which takes 4h 1m and costs 430 kr - 1700 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 800 kr - 1700 kr and takes 12h 10m, you could also bus, which costs 650 kr - 800 kr and takes 14h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Prague.
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  • Distance: 633.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 1m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Prague, Czech Republic?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and two other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Prague twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Prague via Hamburg Hbf and Berlin Hbf in around 12h 10m.

Airlines
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
700 Kč - 4 900 Kč
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 700 Kč - 7 500 Kč
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Copenhagen to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 500 Kč - 4 100 Kč
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 4 200 Kč
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 2 000 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
750 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
950 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
1 600 Kč - 2 300 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 700 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 Berlin Hbf to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
Railjet
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Høje Taastrup to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
950 Kč - 1 200 Kč
Website
Snälltåget
Night train from Hoeje Taastrup to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
800 Kč - 1 000 Kč
Website
Snälltåget
Bus operators
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
2 300 Kč - 2 700 Kč
Website
Comati PSG
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
260 Kč - 370 Kč
Website
RegioJet

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

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Copenhagen to Prague bus services, operated by Comati PSG, arrive at Prague Florenc Central Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Prague is 1106 km. It takes approximately 9h 32m to drive from Copenhagen to Prague.

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Scandinavian Airlines, CSA, Ryanair and Norwegian Air Shuttle offer flights from Copenhagen 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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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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