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There are 4 ways to get from Prague to Sächsische Schweiz by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Decin Hlavni Nadrazi Ec / ...

10€ - 16€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station 060 / ...

62€ - 167€

Train via Schoena  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Decin Hlavni Nadrazi Ec / ...

77€ - 100€

Drive  •  2h 10m

  1. Drive from Prague to Sächsische Schweiz 161.1 km

18€ - 27€

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Germany from Czechia is currently restricted.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Sächsische Schweiz is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sächsische Schweiz is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Sächsische Schweiz is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 116 117.

Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.
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To the best of our knowledge, these details are correct as of the last update: 23 Sep 2020.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Sächsische Schweiz is to train which costs 260 Kč - 450 Kč and takes 2h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Sächsische Schweiz is to drive which costs 490 Kč - 750 Kč and takes 2h 10m.

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The distance between Prague and Sächsische Schweiz is 91 km. The road distance is 161.1 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Sächsische Schweiz without a car is to bus which takes 3h 9m and costs 1 600 Kč - 4 600 Kč.

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It takes approximately 2h 27m to get from Prague to Sächsische Schweiz, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Prague to Sächsische Schweiz is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs 260 Kč - 450 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1 600 Kč - 4 600 Kč and takes 3h 9m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Sächsische Schweiz is 161 km. It takes approximately 2h 10m to drive from Prague to Sächsische Schweiz.

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There are 929+ hotels available in Sächsische Schweiz. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 90.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 27m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Sächsische Schweiz, Germany?

Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Decin Hlavni Nadrazi hourly. Tickets cost 5€ - 10€ and the journey takes 1h 28m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 9€ - 12€ and the journey takes 1h 50m. Five other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Decin Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 10€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
Business
8€ - 10€
1st Class
8€ - 10€
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 Hlavni Nadrazi to Decin Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Prague - Florenc to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
Blablabus
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 Dresden
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Eurolines FR
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

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