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

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Train  •  11h 24m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Warszawa Centralna 113 / ...
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok Ic / ...

191 zł - 325 zł

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Bus #2  •  37h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Białystok

160 zł - 220 zł

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Bus  •  14h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Warsaw 1301
  2. Take the bus from Warsaw to Białystok, Dworzec Autobusowy N1325 / ...

300 zł - 397 zł

Bus via Katowice  •  20h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Katowice 405
  2. Take the bus from Katowice to Białystok

309 zł - 435 zł

Drive  •  8h 29m

  1. Drive from Prague to Białystok 862 km

350 zł - 550 zł

Fly to Warsaw Chopin, train  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) PRG - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok

328 zł - 1 124 zł

Fly to Minsk, bus  •  12h 8m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Minsk (MSQ) PRG - MSQ
  2. Take the bus from Minsk Central bus station to Grodno
  3. Take the bus from Grodno Bus Station to Białystok, Bialystok PKS Nova

468 zł - 1 398 zł

Fly to Vilnius, train  •  13h 30m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Vilnius (VNO) PRG - VNO
  2. Take the train from Vilnius to Kaunas
  3. Take the train from Kaunas to Białystok

318 zł - 979 zł

Prague to Białystok by train

The train journey time between Prague and Białystok is around 15h 50m and covers a distance of around 917 km. The fastest train normally takes 12h 42m. Operated by Czech Railways (ČD) and PKP Intercity, the Prague to Białystok train service departs from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arrives in Bialystok. Typically 13 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
15h 50m
Fastest train time:
12h 42m
Trains per week:
13
Cheapest price:
191 zł
Carbon emissions:
48 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:12
Last train departs at:
14:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Prague to Białystok train schedules

Czech Republic → Poland
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International entry into Poland from Czech Republic

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Poland, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Georgia, Japan, Kuwait, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, United Kingdom and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Poland from Czech Republic

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Czech Republic
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
  • Health declaration required
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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
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Rules to follow in Poland

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Considerations leaving from Czech Republic

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Poland from Czech Republic.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Białystok is 800 190 590.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Białystok is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Białystok is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 190 590.

Yes, entry into Czech Republic from Poland is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Białystok is to bus which costs 900 Kč - 1 300 Kč and takes 37h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Białystok is to fly and train which costs 1 800 Kč - 6 500 Kč and takes 7h 51m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague and arriving at Białystok. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Białystok. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Bialystok via Warszawa Centralna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 24m.

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The distance between Prague and Białystok is 692 km. The road distance is 862 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Białystok without a car is to train which takes 11h 24m and costs 1 100 Kč - 1 900 Kč.

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It takes approximately 11h 24m to get from Prague to Białystok, including transfers.

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Prague to Białystok bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Prague station.

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Prague to Białystok 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 Białystok is to train which takes 11h 24m and costs 1 100 Kč - 1 900 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1 700 Kč - 2 300 Kč and takes 14h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Białystok.
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  • Distance: 691.6 km
  • Duration: 11h 24m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Białystok, Poland?

You can take a train from Prague to Białystok via Warszawa Centralna in around 11h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Prague to Białystok via Warsaw in around 14h 5m.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Prague to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240 zł - 950 zł
Flights from Prague to Minsk via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
380 zł - 1 300 zł
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550 zł - 850 zł
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Minsk via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
600 zł - 3 000 zł
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 000 zł - 1 900 zł
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Prague to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 zł - 1 300 zł
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
650 zł - 1 300 zł
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
460 zł - 2 000 zł
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
400 zł - 1 300 zł
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
450 zł - 1 200 zł
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Prague to Vilnius via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
500 zł - 1 800 zł
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
150 zł - 250 zł
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
150 zł - 180 zł
Business
210 zł - 250 zł
1st Class
210 zł - 250 zł
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40 zł - 75 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
40 zł - 55 zł
1st Class
55 zł - 75 zł
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30 zł - 45 zł
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Train from Kaunas to Białystok
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75 zł - 110 zł
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
140 zł - 170 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Warsaw to Białystok, Dworzec Autobusowy
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55 zł - 70 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Warszawa to Białystok
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40 zł - 60 zł
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Prague to Białystok
Ave. Duration
37h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
160 zł - 220 zł
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Warszawa to Białystok
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
160 zł - 230 zł
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Katowice to Białystok
Ave. Duration
9h 36m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
180 zł - 260 zł
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Tour Bus
Phone
+420 543 163 111
Email
objednavky@tourbus.cz
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Katowice
Ave. Duration
10h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 zł - 180 zł
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Minsk Central bus station to Grodno
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20 zł - 29 zł
Book at
https://ticketbus.by/
Website
http://www.minsktrans.by
Grodno Transport
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Grodno Bus Station to Białystok, Bialystok PKS Nova
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
58 zł
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Book at
ticketbus.by

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Prague to Białystok bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Białystok, Dworzec Autobusowy station.

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Prague to Białystok train services, operated by PKP Intercity, arrive at Bialystok station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Białystok is 862 km. It takes approximately 8h 29m to drive from Prague to Białystok.

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LOT offers flights from Prague Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport.

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Book your Prague to Białystok bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Białystok. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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