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There are 4 ways to get from Passau to Prague by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Linz Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Ec

1 779 Kč - 4 556 Kč

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Bus, train  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Passau Hbf to Železná Ruda 7710
  2. Take the train from Zelezna Ruda Centrum to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi 763 / ...

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Passau to Prague 220.5 km

600 Kč - 900 Kč

Train, fly  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Prague (PRG) VIE - PRG

3 572 Kč - 6 425 Kč

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  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Prague is 1221.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Prague is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Prague is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Passau to Prague is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Passau to Prague is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2h 53m.

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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 Linz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 3m.

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The distance between Passau and Prague is 184 km. The road distance is 220.5 km.

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The best way to get from Passau to Prague without a car is to train which takes 6h 3m and costs 65€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 6h 3m to get from Passau to Prague, including transfers.

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Passau to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Passau Hbf station.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Passau to Prague train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), 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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  • Distance: 183.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 3m

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

You can take a train from Passau to Prague via Linz Hbf in around 6h 3m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 8 500 Kč
Train operators
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 Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
650 Kč - 950 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Passau Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 2 000 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
470 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Linz Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Passau Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Passau Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 700 Kč - 2 400 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Passau to Linz
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
2 300 Kč - 2 800 Kč
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Urlaubs-Express
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zelezna Ruda Centrum to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
230 Kč - 390 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
230 Kč - 290 Kč
Business
320 Kč - 380 Kč
1st Class
330 Kč - 390 Kč
Bus operators
Regionalverkehr Oberbayern GmbH
Phone
+49 89 55164-0
Email
auskunft@rvo-bus.de
Website
dbregiobus-bayern.de
Bus from Passau Hbf to Železná Ruda
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
dbregiobus-bayern.de

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