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There are 8 ways to get from Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Anděl to Nuremberg N1759 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Ansbach Ic / ...

22€ - 74€

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Bus, train via Pilsen  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Florenc to Plzen 880 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Plzen to Nurnberg 880 / ...
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Dombühl S4 / ...

18€ - 66€

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Train via Nuremberg  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Schwandorf 352 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schwandorf to Nuernberg Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Dombühl S4 / ...

34€ - 62€

Train  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Regensburg Hbf 352 / ...
  2. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) Rb / ...

59€ - 156€

Drive  •  3h 27m

  1. Drive from Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 377 km

40€ - 65€

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  7h 56m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Nuremberg (NUE) PRG - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Ansbach

81€ - 588€

Fly to Munich, train  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Munich (MUC) PRG - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Ansbach
  4. Take the train from Ansbach to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber)
  5. Take the train from Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) to Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber

122€ - 555€

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Frankfurt (FRA) PRG - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber)

87€ - 345€

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to bus and train which costs 550 Kč - 2 000 Kč and takes 5h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to drive which costs 1 000 Kč - 1 600 Kč and takes 3h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber via Regensburg Hbf, Wuerzburg Hbf and Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 35m.

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The distance between Prague and Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 315 km. The road distance is 377 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber without a car is to bus and train which takes 5h 40m and costs 550 Kč - 2 000 Kč.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to get from Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, including transfers.

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Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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

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Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 377 km. It takes approximately 3h 27m to drive from Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

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  • Distance: 314.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 40m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany?

You can take a train from Prague to Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Schwandorf, Nuernberg Hbf, Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof, Dombühl, and Dombühl Bahnhof in around 7h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 480€
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 220€
Flights from Prague to Munich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 400€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 360€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 180€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 700€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 220€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 410€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 600€
Train operators
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ansbach to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
VGN
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Dombühl Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 6€
Website
VGN
Train from Ansbach to Steinach
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
VGN
Train from Steinach to Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
VGN
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Train from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Dombühl
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Schwandorf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Dombuehl
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ansbach to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) to Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 19€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
11€ - 14€
Business
15€ - 19€
1st Class
16€ - 19€
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 22€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
13€ - 16€
Business
18€ - 22€
1st Class
18€ - 22€
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 Regensburg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Regensburg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Anděl to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň, Plzeň
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Plzen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Plzen to Nurnberg
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Eurolines FR
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Pilsen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Pilsen to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
RegioJet
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague to Plzen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Pilsen Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Arda Tur
Bus from Pilsen Central Bus Station to Nuremberg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Website
Arda Tur

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