There are 12 ways to get from Stuttgart to Prague by train, bus, rideshare, car, plane or night bus

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Train, bus  •  6h 23m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc N84 / ...

988 Kč - 2 583 Kč

Cheapest option

Bus via Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz to Prague - Wilsonova

473 Kč - 661 Kč

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Bus  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart-Oberturkheim to Prague Florenc

1 271 Kč - 1 898 Kč

Train  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Pegnitz Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Pegnitz to Marktredwitz Re
  4. Take the train from Cheb to Praha-Smichov Ic / ...

1 208 Kč - 3 243 Kč

Rideshare  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the rideshare from Stuttgart to Prague 480.6 km

790 Kč

Drive  •  4h 22m

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Prague 480.3 km

1 500 Kč - 2 300 Kč

Fly Stuttgart to Prague  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Prague (PRG) STR - PRG

2 139 Kč - 3 407 Kč

Fly Stuttgart to Dresden, night bus  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Dresden (DRS) STR - DRS
  2. Take the night bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc

2 347 Kč - 7 101 Kč

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Prague  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Prague (PRG) FRA - PRG

2 293 Kč - 8 571 Kč

Train to Munich, fly to Prague  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Prague (PRG) MUC - PRG

3 048 Kč - 8 525 Kč

Train to Zurich, fly to Prague  •  7h

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zuerich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Prague (PRG) ZRH - PRG

3 511 Kč - 10 727 Kč

Fly Stuttgart to Leipzig, train, night bus  •  6h 37m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Leipzig (LEJ) STR - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  3. Take the night bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc

2 657 Kč - 7 821 Kč

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Prague is to bus via Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz which costs 17€ - 25€ and takes 7h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Prague is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Prague. However, there are services departing from Feuersee and arriving at Prague - Wilsonova via Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Prague. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Praha-Smichov via Nuernberg Hbf, Pegnitz, Marktredwitz and Cheb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 16m.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Prague is 406 km. The road distance is 480.3 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Prague without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 23m and costs 35€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 6h 23m to get from Stuttgart to Prague, including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz station.

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Stuttgart to Prague train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Prague is to bus via Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz which takes 7h 16m and costs 17€ - 25€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 40€ - 120€ and takes 9h 16m, you could also fly, which costs 75€ - 130€ and takes 5h 27m.

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  • Distance: 405.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 23m

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

RegioJet operates a bus from Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz to Prague - Wilsonova twice a week. Tickets cost 380 Kč - 550 Kč and the journey takes 5h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stuttgart to Prague via Nuernberg Hbf, Pegnitz, Marktredwitz, and Cheb in around 9h 16m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 500 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Stuttgart to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 500 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Stuttgart to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 700 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Flights from Stuttgart to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 700 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 300 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 300 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Munich to Prague
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
5 000 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
5 000 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Flights from Stuttgart to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 400 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Flights from Stuttgart to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 400 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Prague via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
4 200 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Stuttgart to Prague via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
4 200 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Stuttgart to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Flights from Stuttgart to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1 700 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 400 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 900 Kč - 10 000 Kč
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 500 Kč - 8 500 Kč
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 800 Kč - 7 500 Kč
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 500 Kč - 8 000 Kč
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 800 Kč - 7 000 Kč
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Prague via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
4 900 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Prague via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
2 700 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Train operators
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 2 100 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
1 600 Kč - 2 300 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 500 Kč - 2 200 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 700 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
550 Kč - 750 Kč
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
750 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Pegnitz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
300 Kč - 430 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Pegnitz to Marktredwitz
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
270 Kč - 380 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
500 Kč - 750 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Pegnitz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
140 Kč - 160 Kč
Website
VGN
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Cheb to Praha-Smichov
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
240 Kč - 400 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
240 Kč - 300 Kč
Business
330 Kč - 400 Kč
1st Class
340 Kč - 400 Kč
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
950 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
700 Kč - 1 000 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
1 300 Kč - 1 600 Kč
1st Class
1 300 Kč - 1 600 Kč
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 400 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 Nuremberg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
430 Kč - 550 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
260 Kč - 320 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz to Prague - Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
380 Kč - 550 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Stuttgart-Oberturkheim to Prague Florenc
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Stuttgart to Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
790 Kč
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Stuttgart Airport to Prague Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 25m and has one stopover.

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

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Stuttgart to Prague train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Praha-Smichov station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Prague is 480 km. It takes approximately 4h 22m to drive from Stuttgart to Prague.

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Air France, British Airways, Scandinavian Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Prague Airport.

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There are 3885+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at 2 500 Kč per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Stuttgart and Prague. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 3€ - 6€.

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