There are 9 ways to get from Prague to Switzerland by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Geneva  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Geneva (GVA) PRG - GVA

$58 - $244

Cheapest option

Train EuroNight  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Zürich HB En

$8 - $15

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Fly to Basel  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Basel (BSL) PRG - BSL

$60 - $257

Fly to Zurich  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Zurich (ZRH) PRG - ZRH

$78 - $253

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) PRG - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso

$53 - $210

Bus Nobless Line  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Zurich

$94 - $101

Train Czech Railways (ČD)  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to München ZOB (Hackerbrücke)
  2. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)

$138 - $225

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Zurich 283 / ...

$27 - $72

Drive  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Zürich 435.4 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Switzerland is to train which costs 180 Kč - 330 Kč and takes 14 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Switzerland is to fly which costs 1 200 Kč - 5 500 Kč and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Prague and Switzerland is 585 km. The road distance is 696.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Prague to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 32 min.

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

Swiss, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Prague to Geneva every 2 hours. Alternatively, Nobless Line operates a bus from Prague to Zürich once daily. Tickets cost $87 and the journey takes 8 h 41 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Prague to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Prague to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Prague to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to München ZOB (Hackerbrücke)
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
bahn.de
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
14 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Nobless Line
Website
noblessline.cz
Bus from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$87
Schedules at
noblessline.cz
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague to Zürich - Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
tourbus.cz

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