There are 8 ways to get from Istanbul to Prague by plane, bus, train, night train 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 from Istanbul Ataturk  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Prague (PRG) IST - PRG

$63 - $194

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Fly from Sabiha Gokcen  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Prague (PRG) SAW - PRG

$80 - $610

Bus Arda Tur  •  30 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Haskovo to Prague

$92 - $110

Bus, train  •  31 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Graz
  2. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Praha hl.n. Rj

$127 - $162

Bus Omega Group  •  34 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Shumen
  2. Take the bus from Shumen to Praga

$159 - $240

Bus via Burgas  •  35 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Prague

$109 - $120

Night train, train  •  45 h 39 min

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. Rj / ...

$159 - $237

Drive  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Prague 1153 miles

$230 - $350

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Prague. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Prague via Haskovo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 55 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Prague is 1511 km. The road distance is 1844.8 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Istanbul to Prague, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Prague bus services, operated by Metro Plus, depart from Istanbul station.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Prague is to fly which takes 5 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 30 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Istanbul to Prague bus services, operated by Arda Tur, arrive at Prague station.

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Prague is 2 h behind Istanbul. It is currently 5:23 PM in Istanbul and 4:23 PM in Prague.

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Prague is 1845 km. It takes approximately 17 h 59 min to drive from Istanbul to Prague.

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  • Distance: 944.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Prague, Czech Republic?

Turkish Airlines, Aegean Airlines and five other airlines fly from Istanbul to Prague every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Prague via Haskovo in around 30 h 55 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Prague
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Prague via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Prague via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Prague via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Prague
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Graz Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Gara Bucureşti Nord
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Shumen
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Haskovo to Prague
Ave. Duration
24 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$74
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Bus from Burgas to Prague
Ave. Duration
27 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Graz
Ave. Duration
22 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Shumen to Praga
Ave. Duration
24 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
omega-group84.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Burgas to Praha
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $270
Schedules at
georg-bg.com

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LOT, Aegean Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Prague Airport.

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There are 3603+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34 min and costs .

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