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There are 8 ways to get from Prague to Manchester by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly to Manchester  •  4h 58m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Manchester (MAN) PRG - MAN

£76 - £178

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Bus  •  23h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to London, Victoria Green Line Station RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

£40 - £55

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Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6h 34m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) PRG - LBA
  2. Take the train from New Pudsey to Manchester Victoria

£77 - £384

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Birmingham (BHX) PRG - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly

£52 - £271

Train  •  19h 12m

  1. Take the train from Praha-Holesovice to Berlin Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ic
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

£322 - £756

Bus, train  •  41h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Prague Florenc to Sheffield 807822
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly

£50 - £75

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  14h 49m

  1. Drive from Prague to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Manchester

£276 - £347

Drive, car ferry  •  16h 17m

  1. Drive from Prague to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Manchester

£206 - £342

Prague to Manchester by train and subway

The journey time between Prague and Manchester is around 32h 52m and covers a distance of around 1172 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 32h 52m. Operated by Czech Railways (ČD), Hungarian Railways (MÁV), Austrian Railways (ÖBB) and others, the Prague to Manchester service departs from Praha-Holesovice and arrives in Manchester Piccadilly. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
32h 52m
Fastest journey time:
32h 52m
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
£281
Carbon emissions:
98 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:35
Last service departs at:
10:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Prague to Manchester train and subway schedules

Czech Republic → United Kingdom
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International entry into United Kingdom from Czech Republic

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Czech Republic

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Czech Republic
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, Brunei, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, New Zealand, Saint Helena, Singapore and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Brunei, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Iceland, Israel, New Zealand, Saint Helena, Singapore and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Considerations leaving from Czech Republic

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom 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 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Manchester is 111.

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

The social distance requirement in Manchester is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Yes, entry into Czech Republic from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Prague to Manchester is to bus, which costs 1 200 Kč - 1 700 Kč and takes 23h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Manchester is to fly which costs 2 200 Kč - 5 500 Kč and takes 4h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Manchester station. However, there are services departing from Prague, ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Manchester. However, there are services departing from Praha-Holesovice and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly via Berlin Hbf, Amsterdam Centraal, King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 12m.

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The distance between Prague and Manchester is 752 miles.

The best way to get from Prague to Manchester without a car is to train which takes 19h 12m and costs 9 500 Kč - 23 000 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4h 58m to get from Prague to Manchester, including transfers.

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

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Prague to Manchester train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha-Holesovice station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Manchester is to fly which takes 4h 58m and costs 2 200 Kč - 5 500 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 9 500 Kč - 23 000 Kč and takes 19h 12m, you could also bus, which costs 1 200 Kč - 1 700 Kč and takes 23h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Manchester.
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  • Distance: 751.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 58m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Manchester, England?

Ryanair, Jet2.com and nine other airlines fly from Prague to Manchester every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Manchester via Berlin Hbf, Amsterdam Centraal, London St Pancras Eurostar, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Euston station, and London Euston in around 19h 12m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £330
Flights from Prague to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £330
Flights from Prague to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £460
Flights from Prague to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £310
Flights from Prague to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £340
Flights from Prague to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £95
Flights from Prague to Manchester via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £95
Flights from Prague to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£21 - £110
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Prague to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £290
Flights from Prague to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£40 - £330
Flights from Prague to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £190
Flights from Prague to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£50 - £190
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Manchester via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £330
Flights from Prague to Birmingham via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Manchester via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £360
Flights from Prague to Birmingham via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £370
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Prague to Manchester via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£80 - £350
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £250
Train operators
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from New Pudsey to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£17 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £28
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£16 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £28
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £120
Train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£65 - £240
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £90
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£170 - £240
Czech Railways (ČD)
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 Praha-Holesovice to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£55 - £75
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £130
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TransPennine Express Service
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £35
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £23
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£21 - £35
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
RegioJet
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Prague Florenc to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40h 47m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
Book at
eurobus.sk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £130
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
£65 - £130
Standard Car - Flexi
£110 - £150

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Prague to Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Manchester is 1h behind Prague. It is currently 10:10 AM in Prague and 9:10 AM in Manchester.

Prague to Manchester train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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Jet2.com, Scandinavian Airlines, KLM and six other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Manchester Airport.

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