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Train  •  14h 24m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Muenchen Hbf 352 / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to St. Gallen(Ch) Ec
  3. Take the train from St. Gallen to Arth-Goldau Ir
  4. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Airolo Pe

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Bus  •  15h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Lucerne, Inseli Park RegioJet

SFr 28 - SFr 39

8 alternative options

Bus, train  •  15h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Sankt Gallen
  2. Take the train from St. Gallen to Luzern Ir
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Meiringen Ir

Night train, train  •  19h 34m

  1. Take the night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Zuerich Hb En
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern Ir
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Meiringen Ir

SFr 128 - SFr 189

Drive  •  7h 32m

  1. Drive from Prague to Gletsch 788 km

SFr 90 - SFr 140

Fly Prague to Zurich, train  •  9h 38m

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

Fly Prague to Milan Malpensa, train  •  10h 12m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) PRG - MXP
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Brig
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Oberwald

SFr 101 - SFr 395

Fly Prague to Basel, train  •  10h 36m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Basel (BSL) PRG - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Brig
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Oberwald

SFr 145 - SFr 341

Bus to Dresden, fly to Zurich, train  •  11h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Zurich (ZRH) DRS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Göschenen

Fly Prague to Milan Bergamo, bus, train  •  11h 17m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) PRG - BGY
  2. Take the bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Milano Rho-Fiera
  3. Take the train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Brig
  4. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Oberwald

SFr 101 - SFr 407

Prague to Gletsch by bus and train

The journey time between Prague and Gletsch is around 17h 50m and covers a distance of around 820 km. The fastest journey normally takes 17h 50m. Operated by Nobless Line, Tour Bus, Südostbahn and others, the Prague to Gletsch service departs from Praha ÚAN Florenc and arrives in Gletsch, Post. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
17h 50m
Fastest journey time:
17h 50m
Journey distance:
820 km
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
90 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
21:00
Last service departs at:
21:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Prague to Gletsch bus and train schedules

Czech Republic → Switzerland
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  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic
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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from Czech Republic

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to arrivals from Czech Republic
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
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Considerations leaving from Czech Republic

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

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland 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
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gletsch is 0041 58 463 00 00.

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

The social distance requirement in Gletsch is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, returning to Czech Republic from Switzerland is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Prague to Gletsch is to bus, which costs 650 Kč - 950 Kč and takes 15h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Gletsch is to drive which costs 2 100 Kč - 3 200 Kč and takes 7h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Gletsch. However, there are services departing from Prague, ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Gletsch, Post via Luzern, Bahnhof, Altdorf UR, Telldenkmal and Andermatt, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 52m.

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The distance between Prague and Gletsch is 595 km. The road distance is 788 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Gletsch without a car is to train which takes 14h 24m and costs .

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It takes approximately 14h 24m to get from Prague to Gletsch, including transfers.

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Prague to Gletsch bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Prague, ÚAN Florenc station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Gletsch is to train which takes 14h 24m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 650 Kč - 950 Kč and takes 15h 52m.

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

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Prague to Gletsch bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Lucerne, Inseli Park station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Gletsch.
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  • Distance: 594.9 km
  • Duration: 14h 24m

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

You can take a train from Prague to Gletsch via Muenchen Hbf, Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36, St. Gallen, Arth-Goldau, and Airolo in around 14h 24m. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Lucerne, Inseli Park twice a week. Tickets cost SFr 23 - SFr 35 and the journey takes 10h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 460
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 460
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 480
Flights from Prague to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 470
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 290
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 420
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 310
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 290
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 490
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 490
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 230
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 170
Flights from Prague to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 220
Train operators
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 40
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
SFr 21 - SFr 26
Business
SFr 30 - SFr 35
1st Class
SFr 30 - SFr 36
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to St. Gallen(Ch)
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Arth-Goldau to Airolo
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Göschenen
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Arth-Goldau to Airolo
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Brig
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Zentralbahn
Phone
+41 (0)58 668 80 00
Email
info@zentralbahn.ch
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Meiringen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 27
Website
Zentralbahn
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 95
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 35 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 65 - SFr 95
Train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 110
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 40 - SFr 60
1st Class
SFr 75 - SFr 110
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Phone
+41 (0)848 642 442
Email
railcenter@mgbahn.ch
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Oberwald
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 50
Website
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
SFr 23 - SFr 28
1st Class Ticket
SFr 40 - SFr 50
Bus operators
Nobless Line
Phone
+420 602 333 369
Email
noblessline@noblessline.cz
Website
noblessline.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Sankt Gallen
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 80
Schedules at
noblessline.cz
Tour Bus
Phone
+420 543 163 111
Email
objednavky@tourbus.cz
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 75
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Lucerne, Inseli Park
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 35
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 8
Website
RegioJet
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 Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 100
Website
Comati PSG
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Milano Rho-Fiera
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 12
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Gletsch is 788 km. It takes approximately 7h 32m to drive from Prague to Gletsch.

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Austrian Airlines, Eurowings, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Prague Airport to Zurich Airport.

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