There are 4 ways to get from Prague to Ostrava by train, night bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Ostrava hl.n. Ic / ...

$13 - $21

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Night bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n. N913

$21 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Ostrava 234.5 miles

$40 - $65

Subway, fly  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the subway from Staroměstská to Nádraží Veleslavín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Ostrava (OSR) PRG - OSR

$83 - $415

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n.. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha hl.n. and arriving at Ostrava hl.n.. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Prague and Ostrava is 278 km. The road distance is 375.2 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Ostrava without a car is to train which takes 3 h 20 min and costs .

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The train from Praha hl.n. to Ostrava hl.n. takes 3 h 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Prague to Ostrava train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha hl.n. station.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Ostrava Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Prague to Ostrava bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n. station.

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Prague to Ostrava train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Ostrava hl.n. station.

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  • Distance: 173.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Ostrava, Czech Republic?

Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Prague to Ostrava hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Ostrava
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
cd.cz
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Prague, Prague Main station to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Praha hl. n. to Ostrava hl. n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $40
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $10
Business
$18 - $20
Premium
$29 - $40
Prague Public Transit Co.
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Ostrava is 375 km. It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to drive from Prague to Ostrava.

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CSA offers flights from Prague Airport to Ostrava Airport.

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