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Bus  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bregenz

€69 - €71

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Train via Lindau-Reutin  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Muenchen Hbf 352 / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau-Reutin Ec / ...

€44 - €95

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Train  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Muenchen Hbf 352 / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau Hbf Re

€50 - €82

Night train, train  •  13h 41m

  1. Take the night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Feldkirch En
  2. Take the train from Feldkirch to Lindau Hbf Re / ...

€142 - €187

Drive  •  5h 2m

  1. Drive from Prague to Lindau 575.2 km

€60 - €90

Fly to Friedrichshafen  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) PRG - FDH

€106 - €604

Fly to Munich, train  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Munich (MUC) PRG - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau-Reutin

€101 - €374

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 56m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Zurich (ZRH) PRG - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Flughafen to Bregenz

€97 - €259

Fly to Basel, train  •  8h 1m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Basel (BSL) PRG - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Stadt

€92 - €296

Prague to Lindau by bus and train

The journey time between Prague and Lindau is around 8h 28m and covers a distance of around 588 km. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 28m. Operated by Nobless Line, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) and Montafonerbahn AG, the Prague to Lindau service departs from Praha ÚAN Florenc and arrives in Lindau Hbf. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 28m
Fastest journey time:
8h 28m
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€69
Carbon emissions:
72 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 Lindau bus and train schedules

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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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
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lindau is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Lindau is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Prague to Lindau is to train, which costs 1 200 Kč - 2 200 Kč and takes 9h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Lindau is to drive which costs 1 600 Kč - 2 400 Kč and takes 5h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Lindau. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Lindau Hbf via Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 and Lindau-Reutin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 52m.

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The distance between Prague and Lindau is 447 km. The road distance is 575.2 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Lindau without a car is to bus which takes 7h 43m and costs 1 750 Kč - 1 850 Kč.

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

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Prague to Lindau 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 Lindau is to bus which takes 7h 43m and costs 1 750 Kč - 1 850 Kč. Alternatively, you can train via Lindau-Reutin, which costs 1 100 Kč - 2 500 Kč and takes 8h 52m, you could also fly, which costs 2 700 Kč - 16 000 Kč and takes 7h 5m.

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There is no direct flight from Prague Airport to Friedrichshafen Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Prague to Lindau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Lindau-Reutin station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Lindau.
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  • Distance: 447.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 43m

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

Nobless Line operates a bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bregenz once daily. Tickets cost €69 and the journey takes 7h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Lindau via Muenchen Hbf, Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36, and Lindau-Reutin in around 8h 52m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Prague to Friedrichshafen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Prague to Munich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €460
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €420
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €420
Flights from Prague to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €420
Flights from Prague to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €380
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €170
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
€19 - €35
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€19 - €24
Business
€27 - €32
1st Class
€27 - €33
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 Lindau-Reutin
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
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 Hbf to Lindau-Reutin
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
Night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Feldkirch
Ave. Duration
12h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€130 - €180
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Feldkirch to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Montafonerbahn AG
Phone
+43 5556 9000
Email
info@montafonerbahn.at
Website
montafonerbahn.at
Train from Feldkirch to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Montafonerbahn AG
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 Zuerich Flughafen to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
Bus operators
Nobless Line
Phone
+420 602 333 369
Email
noblessline@noblessline.cz
Website
noblessline.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€69
Schedules at
noblessline.cz

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Lindau is 575 km. It takes approximately 5h 2m to drive from Prague to Lindau.

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