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There are 6 ways to get from Prague to Ostrava by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi 113 / ...

410 Kč - 700 Kč

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Night train  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the night train from Prague, hl.n. to Ostrava, hl.n. RegioJet / ...

180 Kč - 850 Kč

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Ostrava, Ostrava-ÚAN 913

500 Kč - 650 Kč

Bus via Roztyly  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Roztyly to Ostrava, Ostrava-ÚAN N1310

518 Kč - 671 Kč

Drive  •  3h 32m

  1. Drive from Prague to Ostrava 375.3 km

950 Kč - 1 500 Kč

Fly  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Ostrava (OSR) PRG - OSR

1 376 Kč - 10 103 Kč

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Ostrava is to night train which costs 180 Kč - 850 Kč and takes 3h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Ostrava is to night train which costs 180 Kč - 850 Kč and takes 3h 24m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Prague Main station station and arriving at Ostrava, Ostrava-ÚAN. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 25m.

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The distance between Prague and Ostrava is 278 km. The road distance is 375.3 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Ostrava without a car is to train which takes 3h 25m and costs 410 Kč - 700 Kč.

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The train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi takes 3h 25m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Prague to Ostrava 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 Ostrava is to train which takes 3h 25m and costs 410 Kč - 700 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 500 Kč - 650 Kč and takes 5h 30m, you could also fly, which costs 1 300 Kč - 11 000 Kč and takes 6h 11m.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Ostrava.
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  • Distance: 277.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 25m

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

Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi every 3 hours. Tickets cost 410 Kč - 700 Kč and the journey takes 3h 25m. RegioJet also services this route hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Ostrava, Ostrava-ÚAN twice daily. Tickets cost 500 Kč - 650 Kč and the journey takes 5h 30m.

Airlines
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Prague to Ostrava via Burgas
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
3 300 Kč - 7 500 Kč
Flights from Prague to Ostrava via Heraklion
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 500 Kč - 10 000 Kč
Flights from Prague to Ostrava via Rhodes
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
3 500 Kč - 10 000 Kč
Flights from Prague to Ostrava via Antalya
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 600 Kč - 11 000 Kč
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Prague to Ostrava via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1 500 Kč - 4 900 Kč
Flights from Prague to Ostrava via Budapest, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Ostrava via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
410 Kč - 700 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
410 Kč - 500 Kč
Business
550 Kč - 700 Kč
1st Class
550 Kč - 700 Kč
Night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
410 Kč - 700 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
410 Kč - 500 Kč
Business
550 Kč - 700 Kč
1st Class
550 Kč - 700 Kč
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Ostrava, Stodolní
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
240 Kč - 850 Kč
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
240 Kč - 340 Kč
1st Class
550 Kč - 850 Kč
Night train from Prague, hl.n. to Ostrava, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
240 Kč - 850 Kč
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
240 Kč - 340 Kč
1st Class
550 Kč - 850 Kč
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Night train from Prague, Praha hl. n. to Ostrava hl. n.
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
180 Kč - 850 Kč
Website
LEO Express
Economy
180 Kč - 220 Kč
Business
410 Kč - 460 Kč
Premium
650 Kč - 850 Kč
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Ostrava, Ostrava-ÚAN
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
500 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague Roztyly to Ostrava, Ostrava-ÚAN
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
500 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Prague Airport to Ostrava Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Prague to Ostrava bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ostrava, Ostrava-ÚAN station.

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

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

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Ryanair, LOT and Travel Service offer flights from Prague Airport to Ostrava Airport.

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Book your Prague to Ostrava train tickets online with Omio and Distribusion.

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Book your Prague to Ostrava bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 298+ hotels available in Ostrava. Prices start at 2 250 Kč per night.

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