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There are 8 ways to get from Rotterdam to Prague by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Prague  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Prague (PRG) AMS - PRG

1 205 Kč - 4 835 Kč

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Bus  •  12h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam - Conradstraat/Weena to Prague - Wilsonova

700 Kč - 1 100 Kč

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Train to Brussels, fly to Prague  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Prague (PRG) BRU - PRG

3 083 Kč - 7 609 Kč

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Prague  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Prague (PRG) EIN - PRG

1 575 Kč - 4 775 Kč

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Dresden, bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dresden (DRS) AMS - DRS
  3. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc

2 087 Kč - 8 906 Kč

Train  •  13h 2m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort Centraal
  2. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Berlin Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Ec / ...

2 574 Kč - 5 633 Kč

Bus via Zličín  •  16h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Prague, Prague Zličín N1310

1 362 Kč - 1 632 Kč

Drive  •  7h 52m

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Prague 909.8 km

3 200 Kč - 4 700 Kč

Netherlands → Czechia
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The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Prague is to bus which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 12h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Prague is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 180€ and takes 4h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotterdam - Conradstraat/Weena and arriving at Prague - Wilsonova. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Prague. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi via Amersfoort Centraal and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 2m.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Prague is 724 km. The road distance is 909.8 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 12h 35m and costs 27€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 4h 18m to get from Rotterdam to Prague, including transfers.

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Rotterdam to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Rotterdam - Conradstraat/Weena station.

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Rotterdam to Prague train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Prague is to bus which takes 12h 35m and costs 27€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 95€ - 210€ and takes 13h 2m.

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  • Distance: 724.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 18m

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Prague, Czech Republic?

RegioJet operates a bus from Rotterdam - Conradstraat/Weena to Prague - Wilsonova once daily. Tickets cost 700 Kč - 1 100 Kč and the journey takes 12h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rotterdam to Prague via Amersfoort Centraal and Berlin Hbf in around 13h 2m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 300 Kč - 7 000 Kč
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 200 Kč - 11 000 Kč
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 300 Kč - 7 000 Kč
Flights from Brussels to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 600 Kč - 2 900 Kč
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
3 800 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 700 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
4 200 Kč - 8 500 Kč
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 Kč - 4 200 Kč
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700 Kč - 4 500 Kč
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 600 Kč - 10 000 Kč
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
1 600 Kč - 7 500 Kč
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 600 Kč - 7 500 Kč
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 3 100 Kč
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dresden via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1 700 Kč - 6 000 Kč
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
260 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
260 Kč - 340 Kč
1st Class
430 Kč - 600 Kč
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
370 Kč - 850 Kč
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
370 Kč - 550 Kč
1st Class
600 Kč - 850 Kč
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort Centraal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
320 Kč - 750 Kč
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
320 Kč - 450 Kč
1st Class
500 Kč - 750 Kč
Train from Amersfoort Centraal to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 3 000 Kč
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
1 300 Kč - 1 800 Kč
1st Class
2 100 Kč - 3 000 Kč
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 2 000 Kč
Website
Thalys
Standard
1 100 Kč - 1 500 Kč
Comfort
1 400 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Premium
1 400 Kč - 2 000 Kč
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 2 400 Kč
Website
Thalys
Standard
1 200 Kč - 1 700 Kč
Comfort
1 500 Kč - 2 100 Kč
Premium
1 700 Kč - 2 400 Kč
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
950 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 900 Kč
Website
Railjet
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 Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
260 Kč - 320 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Prague, Prague Zličín
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
140 Kč - 200 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Rotterdam - Conradstraat/Weena to Prague - Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
700 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
RegioJet
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 Dresden to Prague, Florenc
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
430 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
Eurolines FR
Racic Eurobus
Phone
+359-887-208-506
Email
racic_bg@yahoo.com
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Dresden Central Train Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Racic Eurobus
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Dresden Bayrische Strasse to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 2 500 Kč
Website
Comati PSG

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Rotterdam to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Prague - Wilsonova station.

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Rotterdam to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam to Prague is 910 km. It takes approximately 7h 52m to drive from Rotterdam to Prague.

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Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Prague Airport.

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