There are 9 ways to get from Košice to Prague by plane, train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Kosice  •  4 h 31 min

  1. KSC - PRG

$69 - $210

Cheapest option

Train Flixtrain  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Le001 / ...

$13 - $70

7 alternative options

Fly from Budapest  •  6 h 49 min

  1. BUD - PRG

$118 - $317

Train Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Sc / ...
  2. Rj / ...

$27 - $41

Train via Zilina  •  9 h 13 min

  1. R / ...
  2. Ex / ...

$16 - $55

Bus, train  •  10 h 57 min

  1. 811702
  2. R / ...

$25 - $38

Bus  •  12 h 30 min

  1. 000117 / ...

$25 - $70

Night train  •  10 h 14 min

  1. En / ...

$27 - $40

Drive  •  7 h 16 min

  1. 423.5 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Košice, Slovakia and Prague, Czech Republic?

CSA, Austrian Airlines and LOT fly from Košice to Prague 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Košice to Prague via Ceska Trebova in around 7 h 41 min.

Airlines
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Kosice to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Budapest to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Kosice to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Kosice to Prague via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $150
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Kosice to Ceska Trebova
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Kosice to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Kosice to Zilina
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Zilina to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
slovakrail.sk
Night train from Kosice to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
10 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
slovakrail.sk
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ceska Trebova to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
cd.cz
Train from Kolin(CZ) to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
cd.cz
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Košice, Košice station to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Žilina, Žilina to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Kolín to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Košice to Praha hl. n.
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $70
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$13 - $16
Business
$34 - $38
Premium
$55 - $70
Train from Žilina to Praha hl. n.
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $40
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $8
Business
$18 - $20
Premium
$29 - $40
Train from Kolín to Praha hl. n.
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $5
Business
$5 - $7
Premium
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Arriva Michalovce
Website
arrivami.sk
Bus from Košice to Kolín
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
arrivami.sk
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Košice - AS to Prague Florenc
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Košice, AS to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Košice to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Košice to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
sad-po.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Košice and Prague is 518 km. The road distance is 678 km.

The cheapest way to get from Košice to Prague is to train which costs 13€ - 50€ and takes 9 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Košice to Prague is to fly which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 55€ - 180€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Košice, Košice station and arriving at Prague, Prague Main station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 29 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Košice - AS and arriving at Prague Florenc. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Košice to Prague, including transfers.