There are 5 ways to get from Prague to Wels by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Linz, Linz Wissensturm K476

$17 - $35

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Train  •  4 h 24 min

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

$27 - $49

Bus Leo Express s.r.o.  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha hl. n. to Český Krumlov aut. nádr. Leo Express
  2. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Linz Cesky Krumlov to Linz

$79 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Wels 174.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Linz (LNZ) PRG - LNZ

$118 - $442

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Wels is to bus which costs 380 Kč - 800 Kč and takes 4 h 18 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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The distance between Prague and Wels is 215 km. The road distance is 279.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Prague to Wels, including transfers.

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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 24 min.

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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 18 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 6 times a week. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 6 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Prague to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Prague to Linz via Munich, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Linz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
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
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus
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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
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Praha hl. n. to Český Krumlov aut. nádr.
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $10
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Český Krumlov to Linz
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com

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