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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Geneva  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Prague (PRG) GVA - PRG

$68 - $261

Cheapest option

Bus Tour Bus  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Prague 000259 / ...

$45 - $120

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Train to Lyon, fly  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Prague (PRG) LYS - PRG

$121 - $320

Train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Prague (PRG) ZRH - PRG

$159 - $394

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Olten 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Nürnberg ZOB to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)

$242 - $394

Train EuroNight  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Praha hl.n. En

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  19 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy Gare Routière to Praha ÚAN Florenc

$53 - $96

Drive  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Prague 602.3 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Prague is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 95 and takes 19 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Prague is to fly which costs SFr 65 - SFr 260 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Geneva and arriving at Prague. Services depart five times a week, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Prague. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) via Olten, Basel SBB, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Nürnberg ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 47 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Prague is 750 km. The road distance is 963.7 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 38 min and costs SFr 45 - SFr 120.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Geneva to Prague, including transfers.

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Geneva to Prague bus services, operated by Tour Bus, depart from Geneva station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Prague.
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  • Distance: 468.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Prague, Czech Republic?

Swiss, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Geneva to Prague hourly. Alternatively, Tour Bus operates a bus from Geneva to Prague 3 times a week. Tickets cost $70 - $120 and the journey takes 12 h 38 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Lyon to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Lyon to Prague via Southend
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Olten
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg ZOB to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Geneva to Prague
Ave. Duration
12 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Prague, Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Genève Gare Routiere Place Dorcière to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Annecy Gare Routière to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Schedules at
elines.cz

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