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

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Bautzen

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
  2. Take the bus from Dresden central station to Bautzen

Train

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Bautzen

Drive

  1. Drive from Prague to Bautzen

Prague to Bautzen by bus and train

The journey time between Prague and Bautzen is around 3h 6m and covers a distance of around 203 km. This includes an average layover time of around 25 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 48m. Operated by RegioJet, FlixBus-de, FlixBus and others, the Prague to Bautzen service departs from Prague, ÚAN Florenc and arrives in Bautzen. Typically 60 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 41m
Layover time:
25 min
Total time:
3h 6m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 48m
Journey distance:
203 km
Services per week:
60
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:00
Last service departs at:
19:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Prague to Bautzen bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Bautzen is to bus which costs 450 Kč - 600 Kč and takes 3h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Prague to Bautzen is to drive which takes 2h 3m and costs 550 Kč - 800 Kč.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Bautzen. However, there are services departing from Prague, ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Bautzen via Dresden central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Bautzen. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Bautzen via Dresden Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 40m.

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The distance between Prague and Bautzen is 121 km. The road distance is 190.8 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Bautzen without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 9m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 9m to get from Prague to Bautzen, including transfers.

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Prague to Bautzen bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Prague, ÚAN Florenc station.

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Prague to Bautzen train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Bautzen is to train which takes 3h 40m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 450 Kč - 600 Kč and takes 3h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Bautzen.
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  • Distance: 121.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 9m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Bautzen, Germany?

You can take a train from Prague to Bautzen via Dresden Hbf in around 3h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Prague to Bautzen via Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. and Dresden central station in around 3h 50m.

Train operators
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Bautzen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Die Länderbahn
trilex - Die Länderbahn GmbH DLB
Website
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Bautzen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
trilex-express - Die Länderbahn GmbH DLB
Website
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Bautzen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €15
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€9 - €11
Business
€12 - €15
1st Class
€12 - €15
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Prague to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Bautzen August-Bebel-Pl
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden central station to Bautzen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Prague to Bautzen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bautzen station.

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Prague to Bautzen train services, operated by Die Länderbahn, arrive at Bautzen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Bautzen is 191 km. It takes approximately 2h 3m to drive from Prague to Bautzen.

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