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There are 4 ways to get from Prague to Wels by bus, train, night train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Linz, Linz Wissensturm 197

$16 - $35

Cheapest option

Night train, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the night train from Praha hl.n. to Horni Dvoriste En
  2. Take the train from Horni Dvoriste to Linz Hbf Ex / ...

$13 - $30

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf Ex

$27 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Wels 174.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Wels is to night train and train which costs 300 Kč - 700 Kč and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Wels is to drive which costs 700 Kč - 1 100 Kč and takes 3 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Wels. However, there are services departing from Praha hl.n. and arriving at Wels Hbf via Linz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Prague and Wels is 215 km. The road distance is 279.4 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Wels without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 20 min and costs 350 Kč - 800 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Prague to Wels, including transfers.

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Prague to Wels train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Wels is to bus which takes 4 h 20 min and costs 350 Kč - 800 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 550 Kč - 1 200 Kč and takes 4 h 26 min.

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Prague to Wels train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Linz Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Wels is 279 km. It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to drive from Prague to Wels.

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  • Distance: 134.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Wels, Austria?

FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Wels 5 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Prague to Wels every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 6 min.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
cd.cz
Train from Horni Dvoriste to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
cd.cz
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Praha hl.n. to Horni Dvoriste
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Linz, Linz Wissensturm
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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