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Train  •  2h 17m

  1. Take the train from Olomouc, hl.n. to Prague, hl.n. RegioJet / ...

260 Kč - 450 Kč

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Night train  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the night train from Olomouc, hl.n. to Prague, hl.n. RegioJet / ...

180 Kč - 600 Kč

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Bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Olomouc bus station to Prague 913 / ...

410 Kč - 500 Kč

Drive  •  2h 41m

  1. Drive from Olomouc to Prague 283.2 km

650 Kč - 1 000 Kč

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The cheapest way to get from Olomouc to Prague is to train which costs 260 Kč - 450 Kč and takes 2h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Olomouc to Prague is to train which costs 260 Kč - 450 Kč and takes 2h 17m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Olomouc bus station station and arriving at Prague. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Olomouc, hl.n. and arriving at Prague, hl.n.. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between Olomouc and Prague is 210 km. The road distance is 283.2 km.

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The best way to get from Olomouc to Prague without a car is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs 260 Kč - 450 Kč.

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The train from Olomouc, hl.n. to Prague, hl.n. takes 2h 17m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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Olomouc to Prague train services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Olomouc, hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Olomouc to Prague is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs 260 Kč - 450 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 410 Kč - 500 Kč and takes 4h 25m.

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  • Distance: 210.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 17m

What companies run services between Olomouc, Czech Republic and Prague, Czech Republic?

RegioJet operates a train from Olomouc, hl.n. to Prague, hl.n. hourly. Tickets cost 180 Kč - 600 Kč and the journey takes 2h 17m. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Olomouc bus station to Prague 5 times a week. Tickets cost 410 Kč - 500 Kč and the journey takes 4h 25m.

Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Olomouc, hl.n. to Prague, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
180 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
180 Kč - 260 Kč
1st Class
380 Kč - 600 Kč
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Olomouc Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
290 Kč - 490 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
290 Kč - 360 Kč
Business
410 Kč - 490 Kč
1st Class
420 Kč - 490 Kč
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Olomouc Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
190 Kč - 750 Kč
Website
LEO Express
Economy
190 Kč - 280 Kč
Economy Plus
280 Kč - 420 Kč
Business
350 Kč - 490 Kč
Premium
500 Kč - 750 Kč
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Olomouc Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
260 Kč - 450 Kč
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
260 Kč - 320 Kč
1st Class
360 Kč - 450 Kč
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Olomouc bus station to Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
410 Kč - 500 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Olomouc to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Prague station.

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Olomouc to Prague train services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Prague, hl.n. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Olomouc to Prague is 283 km. It takes approximately 2h 41m to drive from Olomouc to Prague.

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