There are 9 ways to get from Prague to Hamburg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Berlin  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...

43€ - 109€

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Train  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Hamburg Hbf Ec

22€ - 35€

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Train #2  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Hamburg-Bergedorf Ec

27€ - 40€

Bus via Berlin  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz 060 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB 253 / ...

33€ - 40€

Bus  •  13h

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB 066 / ...

40€ - 55€

Drive  •  5h 52m

  1. Drive from Prague to Hamburg 639.4 km

75€ - 110€

Fly Prague to Hamburg  •  4h 28m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Hamburg (HAM) PRG - HAM

41€ - 167€

Bus to Nuremberg, fly to Hamburg  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Praha hl. n. to Nuremberg
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Hamburg (HAM) NUE - HAM

63€ - 202€

Fly Prague to Bremen, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Bremen (BRE) PRG - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

78€ - 363€

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Hamburg is to train which costs 550 Kč - 850 Kč and takes 6h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Hamburg is to fly which costs 1 000 Kč - 4 300 Kč and takes 4h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Hamburg Hbf. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 45m.

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The distance between Prague and Hamburg is 492 km. The road distance is 639.4 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Hamburg without a car is to train via Berlin which takes 6h 11m and costs 1 100 Kč - 2 800 Kč.

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It takes approximately 6h 11m to get from Prague to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Prague to Hamburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc station.

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Prague to Hamburg 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 Hamburg is to train via Berlin which takes 6h 11m and costs 1 100 Kč - 2 800 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus via Berlin, which costs 800 Kč - 1 100 Kč and takes 9h 2m, you could also fly, which costs 1 000 Kč - 4 300 Kč and takes 4h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 491.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 11m

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

You can take a train from Prague to Hamburg via Berlin Hbf in around 6h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Prague to Hamburg via Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz in around 9h 2m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Prague to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Prague to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 300€
Flights from Nuremberg to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Flights from Nuremberg to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Flights from Prague to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 1200€
Flights from Prague to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 1200€
Flights from Prague to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 1200€
Flights from Prague to Bremen via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 1200€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 300€
Flights from Nuremberg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Prague to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 470€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 430€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 380€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 430€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Bremen via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 380€
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 20€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 15€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Hamburg-Bergedorf
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Railjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
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 Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Praha hl. n. to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Schedules at
arriva.cz

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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

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Prague to Hamburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Hamburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Hamburg is 639 km. It takes approximately 5h 52m to drive from Prague to Hamburg.

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CSA, Eurowings, Brussels Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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