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There are 9 ways to get from Luthern to Prague by train, plane, bus, tram, night train or car

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Train to Zurich, fly to Prague  •  4h 54m

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

2 498 Kč - 8 708 Kč

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Bus  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Lucerne, Inseli Park to Prague, hl.n. RegioJet

550 Kč - 800 Kč

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Train to Basel, fly to Prague  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Prague (PRG) BSL - PRG

2 786 Kč - 7 176 Kč

Train to Zurich, fly to Dresden, bus  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Dresden (DRS) ZRH - DRS
  3. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc

3 481 Kč - 12 682 Kč

Train to Geneva, fly to Prague  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Prague (PRG) GVA - PRG

3 150 Kč - 9 077 Kč

Tram, bus  •  11h 17m

  1. Take the tram from Luzern to St. Gallen 8-Y
  2. Take the bus from Sankt Gallen to Praha ÚAN Florenc 000259

Train  •  13h 34m

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Basel SBB 27 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Ec / ...

4 554 Kč - 10 200 Kč

Train, night train  •  15h 2m

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Zuerich Hb to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi En

4 683 Kč - 6 525 Kč

Drive  •  6h 54m

  1. Drive from Luthern to Prague 758.7 km

2 300 Kč - 3 400 Kč

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The cheapest way to get from Luthern to Prague is to bus which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 10h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Luthern to Prague is to train and fly which costs SFr 95 - SFr 350 and takes 4h 54m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lucerne, Inseli Park and arriving at Prague, hl.n.. Services depart twice a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luthern to Prague. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi via Basel Sbb, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Dresden Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 34m.

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The distance between Luthern and Prague is 562 km. The road distance is 758.7 km.

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The best way to get from Luthern to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 10h 35m and costs SFr 23 - SFr 35.

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It takes approximately 4h 54m to get from Luthern to Prague, including transfers.

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Luthern to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Lucerne, Inseli Park station.

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Luthern to Prague train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Luzern station.

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The best way to get from Luthern to Prague is to bus which takes 10h 35m and costs SFr 23 - SFr 35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 180 - SFr 410 and takes 13h 34m.

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Map of how to get from Luthern to Prague.
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  • Distance: 562.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 54m

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

RegioJet operates a bus from Lucerne, Inseli Park to Prague, hl.n. twice a week. Tickets cost 550 Kč - 800 Kč and the journey takes 10h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luthern to Prague via Basel SBB, Basel Sbb, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Dresden Hbf in around 13h 34m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 000 Kč - 8 000 Kč
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 000 Kč - 8 000 Kč
Flights from Basel to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Flights from Basel to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Flights from Zurich to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 7 500 Kč
Flights from Zurich to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
5 000 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Zurich to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
5 000 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 24 000 Kč
Flights from Zurich to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 7 500 Kč
Flights from Geneva to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 900 Kč - 22 000 Kč
Flights from Basel to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
2 500 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Geneva to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
3 500 Kč - 9 500 Kč
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 4 500 Kč
Flights from Basel to Prague via Venice
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Flights from Geneva to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 Kč - 3 700 Kč
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
650 Kč - 1 200 Kč
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Luzern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
850 Kč - 1 500 Kč
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Luzern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2 000 Kč - 3 600 Kč
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
2 500 Kč - 4 500 Kč
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Luzern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
550 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
700 Kč - 1 900 Kč
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
700 Kč - 1 000 Kč
1st Class
1 400 Kč - 1 900 Kč
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 4 400 Kč
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
1 900 Kč - 2 600 Kč
1st Class
3 300 Kč - 4 400 Kč
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Tram from Luzern to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 600 Kč - 2 300 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 3 200 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1 800 Kč - 2 600 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
600 Kč - 850 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
700 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Night train from Zuerich Hb to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
13h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4 100 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
260 Kč - 320 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
140 Kč - 200 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Lucerne, Inseli Park to Prague, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
550 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dresden to Prague - Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
240 Kč - 300 Kč
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Dresden to Prague, Florenc
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
420 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
Eurolines FR
Racic Eurobus
Phone
+359-887-208-506
Email
racic_bg@yahoo.com
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Dresden Central Train Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Racic Eurobus
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Dresden Bayrische Strasse to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 2 400 Kč
Website
Comati PSG
Nobless Line
Website
noblessline.cz
Bus from Sankt Gallen to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 881 Kč
Schedules at
noblessline.cz
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from St. Gallen to Prague
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 900 Kč
Schedules at
tourbus.cz

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Luthern to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Prague, hl.n. station.

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Luthern to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luthern to Prague is 759 km. It takes approximately 6h 54m to drive from Luthern to Prague.

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Austrian Airlines, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Zurich Airport to Prague Airport.

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There are 2858+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at 2 250 Kč per night.

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