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There are 8 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela to Prague by plane, towncar, train, bus or car

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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Prague  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Prague (PRG) SCQ - PRG

1 871 Kč - 5 665 Kč

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Towncar to Porto, fly to Prague  •  10h 29m

  1. Take a town car from Santiago de Compostela to Porto Airport
  2. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Prague (PRG) OPO - PRG

7 059 Kč - 9 851 Kč

Fly Santiago de Compostela to Dresden, train  •  12h 32m

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Dresden (DRS) SCQ - DRS
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Praha-Holesovice

2 848 Kč - 12 306 Kč

Bus, train  •  29h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Bordeaux Saint-Jean 783
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt Ice
  5. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Praha-Holesovice Ec / ...

8 476 Kč - 12 154 Kč

Bus via Paris  •  35h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Paris 783
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Bercy Seine to Prague, Wilsonova RegioJet

2 555 Kč - 3 254 Kč

Train, bus  •  36h 7m

  1. Take the train from Santiago De Compostela to Vitoria/Gasteiz Alv
  2. Take the bus from Vitoria- Gasteiz to Lyon
  3. Take the train from Lyon Perrache to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt Ice
  5. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Praha-Holesovice Ec / ...

8 446 Kč - 11 739 Kč

Bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Padova
  2. Take the bus from Padua, Autostaz. VIALE della Pace to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet

3 193 Kč - 3 493 Kč

Drive  •  22h 48m

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela to Prague 2437.6 km

6 000 Kč - 9 000 Kč

Santiago de Compostela to Prague by bus

The bus journey time between Santiago de Compostela and Prague is around 42h 35m and covers a distance of around 2616 km. The fastest bus normally takes 42h 35m. Operated by FlixBus and RegioJet, the Santiago de Compostela to Prague bus service departs from Santiago de Compostela and arrives in Prague, Wilsonova. Typically only one bus runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Santiago de Compostela to Prague bus schedules

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  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
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  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Prague is 1221.

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

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Prague is to bus via Paris which costs 95€ - 130€ and takes 35h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Prague is to fly. Taking this option will cost 70€ - 220€ and takes 7h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santiago de Compostela to Prague. However, there are services departing from Santiago de Compostela and arriving at Prague, Wilsonova via Paris, Bercy Seine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35h 5m.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Prague is 1922 km. The road distance is 2437.6 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Prague without a car is to bus and train which takes 29h 59m and costs 320€ - 470€.

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It takes approximately 7h 17m to get from Santiago de Compostela to Prague, including transfers.

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Santiago de Compostela to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Santiago de Compostela station.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Prague is to fly which takes 7h 17m and costs 70€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus via Paris, which costs 95€ - 130€ and takes 35h 5m.

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There is no direct flight from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Prague Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 35m and has one stopover.

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Santiago de Compostela to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Prague, Wilsonova station.

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  • Distance: 1922.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 17m

What companies run services between Santiago de Compostela, Spain and Prague, Czech Republic?

easyJet, Iberia and seven other airlines fly from Santiago de Compostela to Prague 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Santiago de Compostela to Prague via Paris, Bercy Seine in around 35h 5m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
2 700 Kč - 17 000 Kč
Flights from Porto to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
6 000 Kč - 10 000 Kč
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
4 000 Kč - 25 000 Kč
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Dresden via Paris CDG, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
5 000 Kč - 21 000 Kč
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 500 Kč - 8 000 Kč
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
5 000 Kč - 21 000 Kč
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Prague via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
3 000 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Flights from Porto to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
5 500 Kč - 7 500 Kč
Flights from Porto to Prague via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 500 Kč - 17 000 Kč
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Prague via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 600 Kč - 15 000 Kč
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 200 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Flights from Porto to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 000 Kč - 9 500 Kč
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Prague via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 900 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Flights from Porto to Prague via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Prague via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
4 100 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Flights from Porto to Prague via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
3 000 Kč - 8 500 Kč
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
5 500 Kč - 7 500 Kč
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Dresden via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
7 000 Kč - 37 000 Kč
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Prague via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Dresden via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 11 000 Kč
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 200 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
2 400 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Porto to Prague via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
6 000 Kč - 23 000 Kč
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
5 500 Kč - 7 000 Kč
Sundair
Website
sundair.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Dresden via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
5 000 Kč - 28 000 Kč
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Dresden via Barcelona, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
5 500 Kč - 22 000 Kč
Train operators
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
550 Kč - 800 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 Dresden-Neustadt to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
700 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
Railjet
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 2 900 Kč
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
2 200 Kč - 2 600 Kč
1st Class
2 400 Kč - 2 900 Kč
Train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
2 300 Kč - 3 100 Kč
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
2 300 Kč - 2 800 Kč
1st Class
2 600 Kč - 3 100 Kč
Train from Lyon Perrache to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
2 800 Kč - 3 800 Kč
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
2 800 Kč - 3 300 Kč
1st Class
3 200 Kč - 3 800 Kč
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 Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
2 600 Kč - 3 600 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 3 100 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago De Compostela to Vitoria/Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 400 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Paris
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
1 800 Kč - 2 200 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Paris, Bercy Seine to Prague, Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
750 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Padua, Autostaz. VIALE della Pace to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
700 Kč - 1 000 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Vitoria- Gasteiz to Lyon
Ave. Duration
11h 34m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
1 800 Kč - 2 400 Kč
Website
iberocoach.com
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Padova
Ave. Duration
37h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
2 494 Kč
Schedules at
atlassib.es
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Santiago de Compostela to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
5 500 Kč - 7 000 Kč
More information at
VMTransfers

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago de Compostela to Prague is 2438 km. It takes approximately 22h 48m to drive from Santiago de Compostela to Prague.

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Edelweiss Air, Swiss, CSA and four other airlines offer flights from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Prague Airport.

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