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There are 3 ways to get from Prague to Bohemian Forest by train or car

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Train  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Zelezna Ruda-Alzbetin 768 / ...

9€ - 15€

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Train via Klatovy  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Klatovy 752 / ...
  2. Take the train from Klatovy to Zelezna Ruda-Alzbetin Re / ...

9€ - 15€

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Drive  •  2h 47m

  1. Drive from Prague to Bohemian Forest 202.9 km

22€ - 35€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Bohemian Forest is to train via Klatovy which costs 230 Kč - 410 Kč and takes 5h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Bohemian Forest is to drive which costs 550 Kč - 900 Kč and takes 2h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Bohemian Forest. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Ruhmannsfelden via Bayerisch Eisenstein and Gotteszell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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The distance between Prague and Bohemian Forest is 159 km. The road distance is 202.9 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Bohemian Forest without a car is to train which takes 4h 58m and costs 240 Kč - 390 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4h 58m to get from Prague to Bohemian Forest, including transfers.

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

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Prague to Bohemian Forest train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Zelezna Ruda-Alzbetin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Bohemian Forest is 203 km. It takes approximately 2h 47m to drive from Prague to Bohemian Forest.

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There are 899+ hotels available in Bohemian Forest. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 158.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 58m

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

Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Zelezna Ruda-Alzbetin twice daily. Tickets cost 9€ - 15€ and the journey takes 3h 26m.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Zelezna Ruda-Alzbetin
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
9€ - 15€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
Business
12€ - 15€
1st Class
12€ - 15€
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Klatovy
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 12€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
7€ - 9€
Business
9€ - 12€
1st Class
9€ - 12€
Train from Klatovy to Zelezna Ruda-Alzbetin
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
2€ - 3€
Business
3€ - 4€
1st Class
3€ - 4€

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