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There are 4 ways to get from Prague to Vilseck by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Schwandorf 352 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schwandorf to Neukirchen(B Sulzb) Re

€23 - €37

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Bus, train  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Prague Anděl to Nuremberg central bus station 109 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Vilseck Rb / ...

€27 - €35

Drive  •  2h 14m

  1. Drive from Prague to Vilseck 229.9 km

€24 - €40

Fly, train  •  5h 49m

  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 Vilseck

€98 - €397

Prague to Vilseck by train

The train journey time between Prague and Vilseck is around 5h 23m and covers a distance of around 316 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 44m. Operated by Czech Railways (ČD), Deutsche Bahn Regional and VGN, the Prague to Vilseck train service departs from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arrives in Vilseck. Typically 49 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
5h 23m
Fastest train time:
4h 44m
Trains per week:
49
Cheapest price:
€24
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:43
Last train departs at:
17:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Prague to Vilseck train schedules

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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
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No, entry into Germany from Czech Republic is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vilseck is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Vilseck is 1.5 metres.

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

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

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Vilseck is to drive which costs 600 Kč - 950 Kč and takes 2h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Prague to Vilseck is to drive which takes 2h 14m and costs 600 Kč - 950 Kč.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Vilseck. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Vilseck via Schwandorf and Neukirchen(B Sulzb). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 50m.

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The distance between Prague and Vilseck is 195 km. The road distance is 229.9 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Vilseck without a car is to train which takes 4h 50m and costs 550 Kč - 1 000 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4h 50m to get from Prague to Vilseck, including transfers.

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Prague to Vilseck train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Prague to Vilseck train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Neukirchen(B Sulzb) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Vilseck is 230 km. It takes approximately 2h 14m to drive from Prague to Vilseck.

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  • Distance: 194.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 50m

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

You can take a train from Prague to Vilseck via Schwandorf and Neukirchen(B Sulzb) in around 4h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Munich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €460
Train operators
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
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Schwandorf to Neukirchen(B Sulzb)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Vilseck
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 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
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
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 Anděl to Nuremberg central bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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