There are 6 ways to get from Kiel to Prague by train, bus, shuttle, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 42 min

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

$120 - $180

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Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 050 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet / ...

$33 - $71

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Train via Berlin Hbf (tief)  •  8 h 35 min

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

$114 - $206

Bus, shuttle  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 050 / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Berlin to Praha Eurbusways

$77 - $146

Drive  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Kiel to Prague 450 miles

$90 - $140

Fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Prague (PRG) HAM - PRG

$46 - $185

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The cheapest way to get from Kiel to Prague is to bus which costs 28€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiel to Prague is to fly which costs 35€ - 160€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kiel to Prague. However, there are services departing from Kiel and arriving at Prague, ÚAN Florenc via Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Praha hl.n.. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 42 min.

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The distance between Kiel and Prague is 554 km. The road distance is 719.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kiel to Prague without a car is to train which takes 7 h 42 min and costs 100€ - 150€.

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The train from Kiel Hbf to Praha hl.n. takes 7 h 42 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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

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The best way to get from Kiel to Prague is to train which takes 7 h 42 min and costs 100€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs 35€ - 160€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Kiel to Prague.
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  • Distance: 346.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 42 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Kiel to Prague once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $180 and the journey takes 7 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kiel to Prague via Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm in around 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Hamburg to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
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 Kiel Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
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
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.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 Kiel to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Berlin to Praha
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Berlin to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
elines.cz

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Kiel to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Prague, ÚAN Florenc station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kiel to Prague is 720 km. It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to drive from Kiel to Prague.

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

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The best way to get from Kiel to Hamburg Airport is to shuttle which takes 1 h 30 min and costs .

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