There are 9 ways to get from Prague to Bern by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly Prague to Basel, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Basel (BSL) PRG - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$95 - $322

Cheapest option

Train EuroNight  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Zürich HB En
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bern 1 / ...

$40 - $75

7 alternative options

Fly Prague to Zurich, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Zurich (ZRH) PRG - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$107 - $312

Fly Prague to Geneva, train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Geneva (GVA) PRG - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern

$107 - $337

Bus to Dresden, fly to Zurich, train  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Drážďany, Letiště
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Zurich (ZRH) DRS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$116 - $337

Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Bern Rj / ...

$40 - $120

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...

$193 - $311

Bus, train  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Zurich 283
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bern 1 / ...

$81 - $143

Drive  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Bern 503.9 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Bern, Switzerland?

Nobless Line operates a bus from Prague to Bern once daily. Tickets cost $86 and the journey takes 10 h 15 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Bern via Nürnberg ZOB, Nürnberg Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Basel SBB in around 10 h 47 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Prague to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Prague to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
bahn.de
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
14 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Drážďany, Letiště
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Nobless Line
Website
noblessline.cz
Bus from Prague to Bern
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$86
Schedules at
noblessline.cz
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague to Bern
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bern
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
elines.cz
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Prague and Bern is 621 km. The road distance is 806 km.

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Bern is to bus which costs 950 Kč - 2 500 Kč and takes 10 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Prague to Bern is to fly and train which takes 5 h 19 min and costs 2 300 Kč - 7 000 Kč.

No, there is no direct train from Prague to Bern. However, there are services departing from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) and arriving at Bern via Nürnberg Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 47 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague and arriving at Bern. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Prague to Bern, including transfers.