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

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Train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Dresden, Hauptbahnhof to Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Cottbus to Zagan Ire

$62 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Wrocław 848002
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Zagan Kd / ...

$19 - $29

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, letiště Schönefeld, P Bus - Terminal B RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin SXF to Iłowa, Iłowa, Grillbar 1361 / ...

$33 - $62

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Żagań 142.7 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Żagań is to bus and train which costs 420 Kč - 650 Kč and takes 7 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Żagań is to drive which costs 550 Kč - 850 Kč and takes 2 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Żagań. However, there are services departing from Praha hl.n. and arriving at Zagan via Dresden, Hauptbahnhof and Cottbus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

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The distance between Prague and Żagań is 181 km. The road distance is 228.4 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Żagań without a car is to train which takes 7 h 7 min and costs 1 400 Kč - 2 100 Kč.

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It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to get from Prague to Żagań, including transfers.

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Prague to Żagań train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Żagań is to train which takes 7 h 7 min and costs 1 400 Kč - 2 100 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 700 Kč - 1 400 Kč and takes 7 h 34 min.

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Prague to Żagań train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Zagan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Żagań is 228 km. It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to drive from Prague to Żagań.

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  • Distance: 113.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Żagań, Poland?

You can take a train from Prague to Żagań via Dresden, Hauptbahnhof, Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof, and Cottbus in around 7 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Prague to Żagań via Berlin, Berlin SXF and Iłowa, Iłowa, Grillbar in around 7 h 34 min.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden, Hauptbahnhof to Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Cottbus to Zagan
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
bahn.de
Polish Railways (PKP)

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 being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Zagan
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
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2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, letiště Schönefeld, P Bus - Terminal B
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
regiojet.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin SXF
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin SXF to Iłowa, Iłowa, Grillbar
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There are 16+ hotels available in Żagań. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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