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There are 6 ways to get from Prague to Austria by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hlavní nádraží to Simmering RegioJet / ...

$18 - $23

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Prague to Vienna 208.4 miles

$17

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 366 / ...

$22 - $33

Bus Tour Bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague - Florenc Station to Vienna Erdberg 2

$28 - $36

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Vienna 204 miles

$35 - $55

Subway, fly  •  2 h 44 min

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

$108 - $298

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Austria is to rideshare which costs 374 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 2 400 Kč - 7 000 Kč and takes 2 h 44 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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The best way to get from Prague to Austria without a car is to train which takes 4 h 8 min and costs 400 Kč - 550 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Prague to Austria, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Prague to Austria is to train which takes 4 h 8 min and costs 400 Kč - 550 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 480 Kč - 750 Kč and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Austria is 326 km. It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to drive from Prague to Austria.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Prague Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 1386+ hotels available in Austria. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Austria.
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  • Distance: 208.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

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

RegioJet operates a train from Prague to Vienna every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 54 min. Czech Railways (ČD) also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Vienna hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Praha hlavní nádraží to Simmering
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
regiojet.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Simmering
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
cd.cz
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
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague - Florenc Station to Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
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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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Prague and Austria. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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