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There are 5 ways to get from Prague to Paris by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4h 53m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Paris CDG (CDG) PRG - CDG

41€ - 190€

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Bus  •  14h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Paris, Bercy Seine RegioJet

28€ - 40€

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  12h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est Ice / ...

180€ - 350€

Train, bus  •  17h 17m

  1. Take the train from Praha-Holesovice to Dresden Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dresden central station to Paris N1305

54€ - 71€

Drive  •  9h

  1. Drive from Prague to Paris Gallieni 1029 km

110€ - 170€

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Health declaration required
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Paris is 800 130 000.

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

The social distance requirement in Paris is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Paris is to bus which costs 750 Kč - 1 100 Kč and takes 14h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Paris is to fly which costs 1 000 Kč - 5 000 Kč and takes 4h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Paris, Bercy Seine. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14h 5m.

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The distance between Prague and Paris is 882 km. The road distance is 1029 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Paris without a car is to bus and train which takes 12h 6m and costs 4 600 Kč - 9 500 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Prague to Paris, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Prague to Paris is to fly which takes 4h 53m and costs 1 000 Kč - 5 000 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 750 Kč - 1 100 Kč and takes 14h 5m.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Prague to Paris bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Paris, Bercy Seine station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Paris.
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  • Distance: 881.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 53m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Paris, France?

Air France, CSA and five other airlines fly from Prague to Paris every 4 hours. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Paris, Bercy Seine 5 times a week. Tickets cost 28€ - 40€ and the journey takes 14h 5m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 470€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 370€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 190€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 260€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Paris CDG via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 200€
Train operators
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 Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha-Holesovice to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 15€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
8€ - 11€
Business
11€ - 14€
1st Class
12€ - 15€
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 Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Paris, Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
RegioJet
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
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 Dresden central station to Paris
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Paris is 1029 km. It takes approximately 9h to drive from Prague to Paris.

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Vueling Airlines, KLM, CSA and four other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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