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There are 4 ways to get from Ostrava to Prague by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  3h 28m

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

230 Kč - 1 000 Kč

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Night train  •  3h 32m

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

230 Kč - 800 Kč

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Ostrava - ÚAN to Prague Main station 913

500 Kč - 650 Kč

Drive  •  3h 32m

  1. Drive from Ostrava to Prague 375.9 km

850 Kč - 1 300 Kč

Ostrava to Prague by train

The train journey time between Ostrava and Prague is around 3h 36m and covers a distance of around 353 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 15m. Operated by RegioJet, Czech Railways (ČD), LEO Express and others, the Ostrava to Prague train service departs from Ostrava, Stodolní and arrives in Prague, hl.n.. Typically 126 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 36m
Fastest train time:
3h 15m
Trains per week:
126
Cheapest price:
260 Kč
Carbon emissions:
18 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:02
Last train departs at:
19:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ostrava to Prague train schedules

Ostrava → Prague
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The cheapest way to get from Ostrava to Prague is to night train which costs 230 Kč - 800 Kč and takes 3h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Ostrava to Prague is to train which costs 230 Kč - 1 000 Kč and takes 3h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ostrava - ÚAN and arriving at Prague Main station station. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ostrava, Stodolní and arriving at Prague, hl.n.. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 28m.

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The distance between Ostrava and Prague is 278 km. The road distance is 375.9 km.

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The best way to get from Ostrava to Prague without a car is to train which takes 3h 28m and costs 230 Kč - 1 000 Kč.

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The train from Ostrava, Stodolní to Prague, hl.n. takes 3h 28m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ostrava to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ostrava - ÚAN station.

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Ostrava to Prague train services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Ostrava, Stodolní station.

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The best way to get from Ostrava to Prague is to train which takes 3h 28m and costs 230 Kč - 1 000 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 500 Kč - 650 Kč and takes 5h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Ostrava to Prague.
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  • Distance: 277.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 28m

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

RegioJet operates a train from Ostrava, Stodolní to Prague, hl.n. hourly. Tickets cost 230 Kč - 850 Kč and the journey takes 3h 28m. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Ostrava - ÚAN to Prague Main station 4 times a week. Tickets cost 500 Kč - 650 Kč and the journey takes 5h 30m.

Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Ostrava, Stodolní to Prague, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
230 Kč - 850 Kč
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
230 Kč - 330 Kč
1st Class
500 Kč - 850 Kč
Night train from Ostrava, hl.n. to Prague, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
230 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
230 Kč - 330 Kč
1st Class
500 Kč - 800 Kč
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
420 Kč - 700 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
420 Kč - 550 Kč
Business
550 Kč - 700 Kč
1st Class
550 Kč - 700 Kč
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
260 Kč - 1 000 Kč
Website
LEO Express
Economy
260 Kč - 390 Kč
Economy Plus
390 Kč - 600 Kč
Business
500 Kč - 700 Kč
Premium
700 Kč - 1 000 Kč
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 Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
290 Kč - 550 Kč
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
290 Kč - 350 Kč
1st Class
410 Kč - 550 Kč
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Phone
+421 24 48 58 188
Email
info@slovakrail.sk
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
390 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
390 Kč - 600 Kč
Night train from Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
390 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
390 Kč - 600 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 Ostrava - ÚAN to Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
500 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ostrava to Prague is 376 km. It takes approximately 3h 32m to drive from Ostrava to Prague.

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Book your Ostrava to Prague bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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