There are 6 ways to get from Prague to Austria by bus, train, rideshare, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 060 / ...

$21 - $33

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Prague to Vienna 208.4 miles

$17

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf Rj / ...

$26 - $41

Bus RegioJet  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Vídeň, Hbf Rj

$18 - $20

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Vienna 204 miles

$35 - $55

Subway, fly  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the subway from Staroměstská to Nádraží Veleslavín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Vienna (VIE) PRG - VIE

$105 - $295

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Austria is to rideshare which costs 372 Kč and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Austria is to subway and fly which costs 2 300 Kč - 7 000 Kč and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Prague and Austria is 333 km. The road distance is 326.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Prague to Austria, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Austria. However, there are services departing from Praha hl.n. and arriving at Wien Mitte via Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The best way to get from Prague to Austria is to bus which takes 4 h 10 min and costs 480 Kč - 750 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 550 Kč - 950 Kč and takes 4 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Austria.
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  • Distance: 208.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Austria?

FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Vienna hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Prague to Vienna hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 58 min. RegioJet also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Praha hlavní nádraží to Wien
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Prague Public Transit Co.
Bus operators
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 Main station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Vídeň, Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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