There are 8 ways to get from Prague to Rome by plane, train, bus, night train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Rome  •  5h 2m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Rome (FCO) PRG - FCO

64€ - 267€

Cheapest option

Fly to Rome Ciampino  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) PRG - CIA

35€ - 178€

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Fly to Naples, train  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Naples (NAP) PRG - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

76€ - 292€

Train  •  16h 44m

  1. Take the train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini Fr / ...

139€ - 285€

Bus  •  20h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Rome, Largo Mazzoni RegioJet

40€ - 60€

Train, night train  •  18h 49m

  1. Take the train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

100€ - 155€

Night bus, bus  •  21h 28m

  1. Take the night bus from Prague, Florenc to Bologna 705
  2. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station N524 / ...

66€ - 90€

Drive  •  12h 8m

  1. Drive from Prague to Rome 1303 km

170€ - 260€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Rome is to bus which costs 1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč and takes 20h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Rome is to fly which costs 1 700 Kč - 7 500 Kč and takes 5h 2m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Rome, Largo Mazzoni. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 20h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Rome. However, there are services departing from Prague, hl.n. and arriving at Roma Termini via Wien Hbf and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 44m.

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The distance between Prague and Rome is 922 km. The road distance is 1303 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Rome without a car is to train which takes 16h 44m and costs 3 700 Kč - 8 000 Kč.

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It takes approximately 5h 2m to get from Prague to Rome, including transfers.

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

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Prague to Rome train services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Prague, hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Rome is to fly which takes 5h 2m and costs 1 700 Kč - 7 500 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 3 700 Kč - 8 000 Kč and takes 16h 44m, you could also bus, which costs 1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč and takes 20h 15m.

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  • Distance: 922.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 2m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Rome, Italy?

Alitalia, CSA and three other airlines fly from Prague to Rome every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Rome via Vienna, Hbf, Wien Hbf, and Venezia Mestre in around 16h 44m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Prague to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Flights from Prague to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 200€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Flights from Prague to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 240€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Prague to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Prague to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 490€
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Prague to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Prague to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 240€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Prague to Naples via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 150€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 600€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 140€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
35€ - 50€
Base Standard
65€ - 90€
Base Premium
75€ - 110€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 85€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
30€ - 45€
Smart Low Cost
29€ - 40€
Smart Flex
60€ - 85€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 29€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
26€ - 29€
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 35€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
1st Class
23€ - 35€
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 Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Rome, Largo Mazzoni
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
RegioJet
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Night bus from Prague, Florenc to Bologna
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Eurolines FR
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Prague to Rome bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Rome, Largo Mazzoni station.

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Prague to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Rome is 1303 km. It takes approximately 12h 8m to drive from Prague to Rome.

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Alitalia, CSA, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Rome Airport.

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