There are 3 ways to get from Passau to Prague by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Passau to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 1305

350 Kč - 430 Kč

2 alternative options

Train  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Plattling Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Plattling to Bayerisch Eisenstein
  3. Take the train from Zelezna Ruda-Alzbetin to Klatovy Re / ...
  4. Take the train from Klatovy to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi 755 / ...

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Passau to Prague 221.4 km

700 Kč - 1 100 Kč

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The cheapest way to get from Passau to Prague is to bus which costs 13€ - 16€ and takes 4h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Passau to Prague is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Passau and arriving at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Passau to Prague. However, there are services departing from Passau Hbf and arriving at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi via Plattling, Zelezna Ruda-Alzbetin and Klatovy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 39m.

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The distance between Passau and Prague is 184 km. The road distance is 221.4 km.

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The best way to get from Passau to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 4h 5m and costs 13€ - 16€.

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The bus from Passau to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc takes 4h 5m including transfers and departs twice a week.

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

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Passau to Prague train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Passau Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Passau to Prague is to bus which takes 4h 5m and costs 13€ - 16€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7h 39m.

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Map of how to get from Passau to Prague.
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  • Distance: 183.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 5m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Passau to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc twice a week. Tickets cost 350 Kč - 430 Kč and the journey takes 4h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Passau to Prague via Plattling, Bayerisch Eisenstein, Zelezna Ruda-Alzbetin, and Klatovy in around 7h 39m.

Train operators
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
Train from Passau Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
240 Kč - 330 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Passau Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
240 Kč - 350 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Passau Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Passau Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
490 Kč - 700 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
agilis
Phone
+49 800 589 28 40
Website
agilis.de
Train from Passau Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
agilis.de
Wald Bahn
Phone
089 / 548 88 97-25
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Plattling to Bayerisch Eisenstein
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
laenderbahn.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zelezna Ruda-Alzbetin to Klatovy
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65 Kč - 110 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
65 Kč - 85 Kč
Business
85 Kč - 110 Kč
1st Class
90 Kč - 110 Kč
Train from Klatovy to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
170 Kč - 290 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
170 Kč - 210 Kč
Business
240 Kč - 290 Kč
1st Class
240 Kč - 290 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 Passau to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
350 Kč - 430 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Passau to Prague train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Passau to Prague is 221 km. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Passau to Prague.

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

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