There are 7 ways to get from Prague to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, night train, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6 h 1 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 / ...

$93 - $137

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Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N84 / ...

$17 - $75

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Night train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the night train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Frankfurt(M)Hbf Stuttgarter Str.

$90 - $140

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Frankfurt am Main 318.5 miles

$65 - $100

Subway to Prague, fly  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the subway from Staroměstská to Nádraží Veleslavín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Frankfurt (FRA) PRG - FRA

$68 - $238

Bus to Dresden, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Letiště
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DRS - FRA

$82 - $273

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Frankfurt (FRA) NUE - FRA

$131 - $261

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 380 Kč - 1 700 Kč and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Frankfurt am Main is to subway and fly which costs 1 400 Kč - 5 500 Kč and takes 3 h 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) and arriving at Frankfurt(M)Hbf Stuttgarter Str.. The journey takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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The distance between Prague and Frankfurt am Main is 409 km. The road distance is 509.5 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 6 h 1 min and costs 2 000 Kč - 3 000 Kč.

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Prague to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Prague to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc station.

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Prague to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 6 h 1 min and costs 2 000 Kč - 3 000 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 380 Kč - 1 700 Kč and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Prague to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 255.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

You can take a train from Prague to Frankfurt am Main via Nürnberg ZOB and Nürnberg Hbf in around 6 h 1 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Frankfurt am Main 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min. Four other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Dresden to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Dresden to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Dresden to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Nuremberg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Train operators
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
Night train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Frankfurt(M)Hbf Stuttgarter Str.
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
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
Prague Public Transit Co.
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Frankfurt am Main, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Letiště
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
elines.cz
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Praha hl. n. to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
arriva.cz
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Prague Florenc to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de

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