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There are 7 ways to get from Hamburg to Prague by plane, subway, train, bus, rideshare 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.

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Fly, subway  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Prague (PRG) HAM - PRG
  2. Take the subway from Nádraží Veleslavín to Staroměstská

$45 - $197

Cheapest option

Bus via Berlin, Berlin central bus station  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 050 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 060 / ...

$27 - $61

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec

$100 - $150

Train via Berlin Hbf (tief)  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha hl.n. Ec

$110 - $160

Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 066 / ...

$35 - $60

Rideshare  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Hamburg to Prague 408.2 miles

$39

Drive  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Prague 407.9 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Prague is to rideshare which costs 34€ and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Prague is to fly and subway which costs 35€ - 180€ and takes 3 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Praha hl.n.. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 33 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Prague is 492 km. The road distance is 652.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Prague without a car is to train which takes 6 h 33 min and costs 85€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Hamburg to Prague, including transfers.

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

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Hamburg to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Hamburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Prague is to train which takes 6 h 33 min and costs 85€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Prague.
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  • Distance: 307.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 48 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Hamburg to Prague every 4 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 6 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hamburg to Prague via Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 8 h 26 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Hamburg to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Prague via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
Prague Public Transit Co.
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 Hamburg Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Berlin to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Schedules at
elines.cz
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Hamburg to Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Hamburg to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Praha hl.n. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Prague is 653 km. It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to drive from Hamburg to Prague.

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Eurowings, CSA, Scandinavian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Prague Airport.

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

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There are 3600+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Hamburg and Prague. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to line 39 bus which takes 14 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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