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There are 6 ways to get from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Terminál 1 to Hlavní nádraží 907
  2. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Plzen Hlavni Nadrazi Ic / ...

147 Kč - 241 Kč

Cheapest option

Train  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the train from Praha-Smíchov to Plzeň hl.n. R16

69 Kč - 94 Kč

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Terminál 1 to Masarykovo nádraží 907
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Pilsen, CAN RegioJet / ...

126 Kč - 281 Kč

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen 86.9 km

2 700 Kč - 3 300 Kč

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen 86.9 km

200 Kč - 300 Kč

Towncar  •  52 min

  1. Take a town car from Prague Airport to Pilsen 86.9 km

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The cost-effective way to get from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen is to train, which costs 65 Kč - 95 Kč and takes 2h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen is to taxi which costs 2 700 Kč - 3 300 Kč and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen. However, there are services departing from Terminál 1 and arriving at Pilsen, CAN via Prague, ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 9m.

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The distance between Prague Airport (PRG) and Pilsen is 75 km. The road distance is 86.9 km.

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The best way to get from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 25m and costs 140 Kč - 250 Kč.

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It takes approximately 2h 25m to get from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen, including transfers.

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Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen bus services, operated by Dopravní podnik hl. m. Prahy, akciová společnost, depart from Terminál 1 station.

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The best way to get from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen is to train which takes 2h 35m and costs 65 Kč - 95 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 120 Kč - 290 Kč and takes 3h 9m.

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Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Pilsen, CAN station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen is 87 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen.

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  • Distance: 75.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 25m

What companies run services between Prague Airport (PRG), Czech Republic and Pilsen, Czech Republic?

Pražská integrovaná doprava operates a train from Praha-Smíchov to Plzeň hl.n. hourly. Tickets cost 24 Kč - 35 Kč and the journey takes 1h 17m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen via Masarykovo nádraží and Prague, ÚAN Florenc in around 3h 9m.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Plzen Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120 Kč - 210 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
120 Kč - 160 Kč
Business
170 Kč - 210 Kč
1st Class
170 Kč - 210 Kč
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Phone
+42 023 470 4560
Website
pid.cz
Train from Praha-Smíchov to Plzeň hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24 Kč - 35 Kč
Schedules at
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Bus operators
Dopravní podnik hl. m. Prahy, akciová společnost
Phone
296 19 18 17
Website
dpp.cz
Bus from Terminál 1 to Hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26 Kč - 31 Kč
Website
Dopravní podnik hl. m. Prahy, akciová společnost
Bus from Terminál 1 to Masarykovo nádraží
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26 Kč - 31 Kč
Website
Dopravní podnik hl. m. Prahy, akciová společnost
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Phone
+42 023 470 4560
Website
pid.cz
Bus from Terminál 1 to Hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24 Kč - 35 Kč
Schedules at
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Bus from Terminál 1 to Masarykovo nádraží
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24 Kč - 35 Kč
Schedules at
Pražská integrovaná doprava
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Pilsen, CAN
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100 Kč - 150 Kč
Website
RegioJet
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague to Plzeň
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
200 Kč - 250 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Prague Airport (PRG) to Pilsen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
2 700 Kč - 3 300 Kč
Taxi-Prague
Phone
+420 778 800 388
Website
ictaxi.cz
Taxi Praha
Phone
+420 222 111 000
Website
taxi-praha.cz
Prague Taxi
Phone
+420 773 642 758
Website
prague-taxi.feliks.cz
Nejlevnější - Taxi
Phone
+420 226 000 226
Website
levnejsi-taxi.cz
Jayride
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Prague Airport to Pilsen

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