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There are 6 ways to get from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) by subway, plane, train, bus or car

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Subway to Prague, fly  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the subway from Muzeum - A to Nádraží Veleslavín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Frankfurt (FRA) PRG - FRA

54€ - 227€

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Bus  •  7h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Str. Area B RegioJet

15€ - 21€

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Train to Dresden, fly  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DRS - FRA

84€ - 234€

Train via Nuremberg  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Schwandorf 358 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schwandorf to Nuernberg Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

62€ - 121€

Train  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden-Neustadt Ec
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

94€ - 135€

Drive  •  4h 31m

  1. Drive from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) 514.8 km

55€ - 85€

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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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No, entry into Germany from Czech Republic is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Yes, entry into Czech Republic from Germany is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 4 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to bus which costs 390 Kč - 550 Kč and takes 7h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to subway and fly which costs 1 400 Kč - 6 000 Kč and takes 4h 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Str. Area B. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level). However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Schwandorf and Nuernberg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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The distance between Prague Main Station and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 412 km. The road distance is 514.8 km.

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The best way to get from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) without a car is to bus which takes 7h 11m and costs 390 Kč - 550 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4h 3m to get from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), including transfers.

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Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Prague, ÚAN Florenc station.

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Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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The best way to get from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to bus which takes 7h 11m and costs 390 Kč - 550 Kč. Alternatively, you can train via Nuremberg, which costs 1 600 Kč - 3 200 Kč and takes 7h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level).
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  • Distance: 411.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 3m

What companies run services between Prague Main Station, Czech Republic and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), Germany?

RegioJet operates a bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Str. Area B once daily. Tickets cost 15€ - 21€ and the journey takes 6h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) via Praha Hlavni Nadrazi, Schwandorf, and Nuernberg Hbf in around 7h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Flights from Dresden to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 190€
Flights from Dresden to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 190€
Train operators
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Phone
+42 023 470 4560
Website
pid.cz
Subway from Muzeum to Nádraží Veleslavín
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 15€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
8€ - 11€
Business
12€ - 15€
1st Class
12€ - 15€
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 19€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
11€ - 14€
Business
15€ - 19€
1st Class
16€ - 19€
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 15€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
Business
12€ - 15€
1st Class
12€ - 15€
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Schwandorf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
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 Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
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 Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
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 Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Str. Area B
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
RegioJet

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Str. Area B station.

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Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 515 km. It takes approximately 4h 31m to drive from Prague Main Station to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level).

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Lufthansa offers flights from Prague Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 1083+ hotels available in Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level). Prices start at 75€ per night.

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