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There are 5 ways to get from Magdeburg to Prague by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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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Train  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Dresden Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec

$71 - $102

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Bus  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Magdeburg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 267 / ...

$21 - $40

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  4h 41m

  1. Take the rideshare from Magdeburg to Prague 229.5 miles

$23

Drive  •  3h 25m

  1. Drive from Magdeburg to Prague 228.9 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Prague (PRG) LEJ - PRG

$110 - $382

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The cheapest way to get from Magdeburg to Prague is to rideshare which costs 20€ and takes 4h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Magdeburg to Prague is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Magdeburg and arriving at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Magdeburg to Prague. However, there are services departing from Magdeburg Hbf and arriving at Praha hl.n. via Dresden Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 50m.

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The distance between Magdeburg and Prague is 299 km. The road distance is 366.3 km.

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The best way to get from Magdeburg to Prague without a car is to train which takes 5h 50m and costs 60€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 5h 50m to get from Magdeburg to Prague, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Magdeburg to Prague is to train which takes 5h 50m and costs 60€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 5h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Magdeburg to Prague.
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  • Distance: 186.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 50m

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

You can take a train from Magdeburg to Prague via Dresden Hbf in around 5h 50m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Magdeburg to Prague every 4 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 5h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
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 Magdeburg Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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 Magdeburg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Magdeburg to Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Leipzig Airport to Prague Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 55m and has one stopover.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Magdeburg to Prague is 366 km. It takes approximately 3h 25m to drive from Magdeburg to Prague.

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Swiss, Austrian Airlines, Turkish Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Leipzig Airport to Prague Airport.

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Book your Magdeburg to Prague bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 3773+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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

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