There are 8 ways to get from Prague to Banja Luka by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Zagreb 903
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$49 - $78

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Bus Biss-Tours  •  15 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Vienna, Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Vienna to Derventa
  3. Take the bus from Derventa to Banja Luka

$46 - $78

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Train, bus  •  14 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Graz Hbf Rj
  2. Take the bus from Graz to Banja Luka

$92 - $142

Train, bus via Zagreb Glavni Kolod.  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec
  3. Take the train from Zagreb to Okučani En
  4. Take the bus from Okucani to Banja Luka

Drive  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Banja Luka 552.4 miles

$95 - $150

Fly to Banja Luka  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Banja Luka (BNX) PRG - BNX

$65 - $259

Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Zagreb (ZAG) PRG - ZAG
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$91 - $417

Fly to Sarajevo, train  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Sarajevo (SJJ) PRG - SJJ
  2. Take the train from Sarajevo to Banja Luka

$133 - $450

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Banja Luka is to bus which costs 1 000 Kč - 1 700 Kč and takes 15 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Banja Luka is to fly and bus which costs 1 900 Kč - 9 500 Kč and takes 7 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague station to Banja Luka. However, there are services departing from Prague, Prague Main station and arriving at Banja Luka via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 5 min.

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The distance between Prague and Banja Luka is 626 km. The road distance is 883.8 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Banja Luka without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 5 min and costs 1 000 Kč - 1 800 Kč.

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It takes approximately 13 h 5 min to get from Prague to Banja Luka, including transfers.

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Prague to Banja Luka bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Prague, Prague Main station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Banja Luka is to bus which takes 13 h 5 min and costs 1 000 Kč - 1 800 Kč. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 1 400 Kč - 6 000 Kč and takes 8 h 49 min.

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There is no direct flight from Prague Airport to Banja Luka Airport. The quickest flight takes 8 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Prague to Banja Luka bus services, operated by Croatia Bus, arrive at Banja Luka station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Banja Luka.
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  • Distance: 391.3 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 5 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

You can take a bus from Prague to Banja Luka via Zagreb in around 13 h 5 min. Alternatively, Air Serbia, Ryanair and five other airlines fly from Prague to Banja Luka twice daily.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Prague to Banja Luka via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Prague to Banja Luka via Split, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Prague to Banja Luka via Dubrovnik, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Prague to Banja Luka via Vienna, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Prague to Banja Luka via Warsaw, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Prague to Sarajevo via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Prague to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from Prague to Sarajevo via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Prague to Sarajevo via Vienna, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from Prague to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Banja Luka via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Prague to Sarajevo via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Sarajevo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Prague to Sarajevo via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Sarajevo to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29
Website
zfbh.ba
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Bus from Okucani to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Bocac Tours
Phone
051/215-725
Email
bocact@teol.net
Website
bocactours.com
Bus from Graz to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
bocactours.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Vienna to Derventa
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Derventa to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Banja Luka is 884 km. It takes approximately 8 h 50 min to drive from Prague to Banja Luka.

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CSA, Hainan, Ryanair and four other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Banja Luka Airport.

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