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

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Train  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Linz Hbf 331 / ...
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rjx / ...

53€ - 97€

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Bus  •  10h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Munich, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2
  2. Take the bus from Munich Airport to Vipiteno
  3. Take the bus from Vipiteno to Innsbruck Airport

96€ - 145€

Night train  •  10h 22m

  1. Take the night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Innsbruck Hbf En

100€ - 140€

Drive  •  4h 57m

  1. Drive from Prague to Innsbruck 548 km

50€ - 75€

Fly Prague to Innsbruck  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Innsbruck (INN) PRG - INN

64€ - 244€

Train to Vienna, fly to Innsbruck  •  6h 58m

  1. Take the train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Innsbruck (INN) VIE - INN

104€ - 659€

Bus to Dresden, fly to Munich, train  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Munich (MUC) DRS - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Ost to Innsbruck Hbf

124€ - 484€

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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 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Innsbruck is 800 555 621.

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

The social distance requirement in Innsbruck is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

Yes, entry into Czech Republic from Austria is currently restricted.

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Innsbruck is to drive which costs 1 300 Kč - 2 000 Kč and takes 4h 57m.

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The fastest way to get from Prague to Innsbruck is to drive which takes 4h 57m and costs 1 300 Kč - 2 000 Kč.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Prague, ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Innsbruck Airport via Munich Airport and Vipiteno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 34m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 22m.

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The distance between Prague and Innsbruck is 385 km. The road distance is 548 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Innsbruck without a car is to train which takes 7h 43m and costs 1 300 Kč - 2 600 Kč.

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It takes approximately 7h 43m to get from Prague to Innsbruck, including transfers.

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

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Prague to Innsbruck 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 Innsbruck is to train which takes 7h 43m and costs 1 300 Kč - 2 600 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 2 400 Kč - 3 800 Kč and takes 10h 34m, you could also fly, which costs 1 600 Kč - 6 500 Kč and takes 7h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Innsbruck.
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  • Distance: 384.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 43m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Innsbruck, Austria?

You can take a train from Prague to Innsbruck via Linz Hbf in around 7h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Prague to Innsbruck via Munich, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2, Munich Airport, and Vipiteno in around 10h 34m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Flights from Prague to Innsbruck via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Flights from Dresden to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 380€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Prague to Innsbruck via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 22€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
13€ - 16€
Business
18€ - 22€
1st Class
19€ - 22€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
Railjet
Train from Muenchen Ost to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
24€ - 40€
Website
Railjet
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 35€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
1st Class
23€ - 35€
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 Ost to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Muenchen Ost to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Munich, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
RegioJet
Alto Adige Bus
Phone
895 895 0831
Email
info@suedtirolbus.it
Website
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Munich Airport to Vipiteno
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Vipiteno to Innsbruck Airport
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
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
75€ - 90€
Website
Comati PSG

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There is no direct flight from Prague Airport to Innsbruck Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 10m and has one stopover.

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Prague to Innsbruck bus services, operated by Alto Adige Bus, arrive at Innsbruck Airport station.

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Prague to Innsbruck train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Innsbruck Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Innsbruck is 548 km. It takes approximately 4h 57m to drive from Prague to Innsbruck.

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Lufthansa, CSA, Transavia Holland and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Innsbruck Airport.

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There are 298+ hotels available in Innsbruck. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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