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There are 5 ways to get from Erlangen to Prague by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Erlangen to Prague, Prague Anděl 084

450 Kč - 550 Kč

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Train  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Pegnitz Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Pegnitz to Cheb Re
  3. Take the train from Cheb to Praha-Smichov Ic / ...

816 Kč - 2 584 Kč

Drive  •  2h 47m

  1. Drive from Erlangen to Prague 306.4 km

950 Kč - 1 400 Kč

Fly from Nuremberg  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Prague (PRG) NUE - PRG

2 307 Kč - 14 134 Kč

Train to Munich, fly  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Erlangen to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Prague (PRG) MUC - PRG

4 691 Kč - 26 771 Kč

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The cheapest way to get from Erlangen to Prague is to bus which costs 17€ - 21€ and takes 4h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Erlangen to Prague is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2h 47m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Erlangen and arriving at Prague, Prague Anděl. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Erlangen to Prague. However, there are services departing from Erlangen and arriving at Praha-Smichov via Nuernberg Hbf, Pegnitz and Cheb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 40m.

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The distance between Erlangen and Prague is 251 km. The road distance is 306.4 km.

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The best way to get from Erlangen to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 4h 5m and costs 17€ - 21€.

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The bus from Erlangen to Prague, Prague Anděl takes 4h 5m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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Erlangen to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Nuernberg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Erlangen to Prague is to bus which takes 4h 5m and costs 17€ - 21€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 30€ - 100€ and takes 6h 40m, you could also fly, which costs 85€ - 550€ and takes 5h 40m.

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  • Distance: 250.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 5m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Erlangen to Prague, Prague Anděl every 4 hours. Tickets cost 450 Kč - 550 Kč and the journey takes 4h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Erlangen to Prague via Nuernberg Hbf, Pegnitz, and Cheb in around 6h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 800 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 800 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 800 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Munich to Prague
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 900 Kč - 16 000 Kč
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 900 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
2 700 Kč - 4 800 Kč
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
2 700 Kč - 4 800 Kč
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 300 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 700 Kč - 4 200 Kč
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 600 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 10 000 Kč
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Prague via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 4 900 Kč
Train operators
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 Pegnitz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
300 Kč - 420 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Pegnitz to Cheb
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
370 Kč - 550 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Pegnitz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
130 Kč - 150 Kč
Website
VGN
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Cheb to Praha-Smichov
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
240 Kč - 400 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
240 Kč - 300 Kč
Business
330 Kč - 400 Kč
1st Class
340 Kč - 400 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 Erlangen to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 1 500 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Erlangen to Prague, Prague Anděl
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
450 Kč - 550 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Nuremberg Airport to Prague Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 40m and has one stopover.

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Erlangen to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Prague, Prague Anděl station.

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Erlangen to Prague train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Praha-Smichov station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Erlangen to Prague is 306 km. It takes approximately 2h 47m to drive from Erlangen to Prague.

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Air France, Vueling Airlines, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Nuremberg Airport to Prague Airport.

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Book your Erlangen to Prague bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 2858+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at 2 250 Kč per night.

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The best way to get from Erlangen to Nuremberg Airport is to line 30 bus which takes 30 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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