There are 9 ways to get from Göttingen to Prague by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus via Dresden  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Gotha Re
  2. Take the train from Gotha to Dresden Hbf Ice
  3. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 060 / ...

2 075 Kč - 2 933 Kč

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Bus  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Göttingen to Dresden, Dresden central station 064
  2. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc N260 / ...

759 Kč - 916 Kč

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Train, bus  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Gera Hbf Re
  2. Take the bus from Gera to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 082

1 431 Kč - 1 937 Kč

Train, bus #2  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Leinefelde Re
  2. Take the train from Leinefelde to Halle(Saale)Hbf Re
  3. Take the bus from Halle Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station

Train  •  9h 23m

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

2 311 Kč - 3 821 Kč

Drive  •  4h 8m

  1. Drive from Göttingen to Prague 467.6 km

1 500 Kč - 2 300 Kč

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Prague  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Prague (PRG) FRA - PRG

2 345 Kč - 6 028 Kč

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Dresden, bus  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dresden (DRS) FRA - DRS
  3. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc

3 253 Kč - 12 222 Kč

Train to Hamburg, fly to Prague  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Prague (PRG) HAM - PRG

2 704 Kč - 6 299 Kč

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The cheapest way to get from Göttingen to Prague is to bus which costs 27€ - 35€ and takes 7h.

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The quickest way to get from Göttingen to Prague is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Göttingen to Prague. However, there are services departing from Göttingen and arriving at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc via Dresden, Dresden central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h.

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No, there is no direct train from Göttingen to Prague. However, there are services departing from Goettingen and arriving at Praha-Smichov via Nuernberg Hbf, Pegnitz, Marktredwitz and Cheb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 23m.

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The distance between Göttingen and Prague is 354 km. The road distance is 467.6 km.

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The best way to get from Göttingen to Prague without a car is to train and bus via Dresden which takes 6h 30m and costs 75€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 6h 30m to get from Göttingen to Prague, including transfers.

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

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Göttingen to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Goettingen station.

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

You can take a bus from Göttingen to Prague via Dresden, Dresden central station in around 7h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Göttingen to Prague via Nuernberg Hbf, Pegnitz, Marktredwitz, and Cheb in around 9h 23m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 400 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 400 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Dresden
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 Kč - 10 000 Kč
Flights from Hamburg to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Hamburg to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 11 000 Kč
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Flights from Hamburg to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
2 000 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Flights from Hamburg to Prague via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 5 500 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 Goettingen to Gotha
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
500 Kč - 750 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Gera Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Leinefelde
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
230 Kč - 330 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Pegnitz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
300 Kč - 430 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Pegnitz to Marktredwitz
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
260 Kč - 380 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 700 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Gotha to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 900 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 600 Kč - 2 300 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 2 000 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Leinefelde to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Leinefelde to Halle
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Goettingen to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 2 600 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
1 700 Kč - 2 400 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
140 Kč - 160 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 3 hours
Estimated price
250 Kč - 410 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
250 Kč - 300 Kč
Business
340 Kč - 410 Kč
1st Class
350 Kč - 410 Kč
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
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 800 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 Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
260 Kč - 320 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Göttingen to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
490 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Gera to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
430 Kč - 550 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Racic Eurobus
Phone
+359-887-208-506
Email
racic_bg@yahoo.com
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Halle Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Racic Eurobus

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The best way to get from Göttingen to Prague is to bus which takes 7h and costs 27€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 85€ - 140€ and takes 9h 23m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Göttingen to Prague is 468 km. It takes approximately 4h 8m to drive from Göttingen to Prague.

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CSA and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Prague Airport.

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Book your Göttingen to Prague bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 3046+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at 2 500 Kč per night.

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