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There are 7 ways to get from Prague to Caen by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Caen  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Caen (CFR) PRG - CFR

112€ - 333€

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Bus  •  18h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Anděl to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine 109 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Caen 772 / ...

59€ - 75€

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Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 58m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Paris CDG (CDG) PRG - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen

91€ - 214€

Fly to Rennes, train  •  11h 37m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Rennes (RNS) PRG - RNS
  2. Take the train from Pontchaillou to Caen

95€ - 340€

Train  •  16h

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Muenchen Hbf 352 / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Paris l'Est Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen Ter

169€ - 264€

Bus, train  •  17h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Florenc to Paris, Gallieni 750
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Caen Ter

77€ - 128€

Drive  •  11h 31m

  1. Drive from Prague to Caen 1268.4 km

140€ - 210€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Caen is to bus which costs 1 500 Kč - 2 000 Kč and takes 18h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Caen is to fly and train which costs 2 300 Kč - 6 000 Kč and takes 7h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Caen. However, there are services departing from Prague, Prague Anděl and arriving at Caen via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Caen. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Caen via Muenchen Hbf, Gare de l'Est and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h.

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The distance between Prague and Caen is 1067 km. The road distance is 1268.4 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Caen without a car is to train which takes 16h and costs 4 400 Kč - 7 000 Kč.

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It takes approximately 8h 7m to get from Prague to Caen, including transfers.

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

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Prague to Caen 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 Caen is to fly which takes 8h 7m and costs 2 900 Kč - 9 000 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 4 400 Kč - 7 000 Kč and takes 16h, you could also bus, which costs 1 500 Kč - 2 000 Kč and takes 18h 5m.

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  • Distance: 1067.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 7m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Caen, France?

Air France, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Prague to Caen 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Caen via Muenchen Hbf, Paris l'Est, Gare de l'Est, Chaussée d'Antin, and Paris St Lazare in around 16h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 480€
Flights from Prague to Caen via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 250€
Flights from Prague to Caen via Zurich, Marseille
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Prague to Caen via Vienna, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 180€
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 180€
Flights from Prague to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 370€
Flights from Prague to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 160€
Flights from Prague to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 210€
Flights from Prague to Rennes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 390€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 300€
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 300€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Venice
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 160€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 230€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Caen
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
28€ - 45€
Rail 1st Class
40€ - 60€
Train from Pontchaillou to Caen
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 65€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
30€ - 50€
Rail 1st Class
45€ - 65€
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
19€ - 23€
Business
26€ - 32€
1st Class
27€ - 32€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 150€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Eurolines FR
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague Anděl to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Caen
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Caen
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Blablabus

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There is no direct flight from Prague Airport to Caen Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 55m and has one stopover.

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Prague to Caen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Caen station.

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Prague to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Caen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Caen is 1268 km. It takes approximately 11h 31m to drive from Prague to Caen.

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Ryanair, Swiss, Austrian Airlines and Air France offer flights from Prague Airport to Caen Airport.

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Book your Prague to Caen bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 941+ hotels available in Caen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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