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There are 7 ways to get from Tegel to Prague Castle by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Praha-Holesovice Ec / ...

1 027 Kč - 1 978 Kč

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Bus  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet / ...

407 Kč - 742 Kč

5 alternative options

Night bus  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the night bus from Berlin Alt-Tegel to Prague N70

563 Kč - 701 Kč

Drive  •  3h 28m

  1. Drive from Tegel to Prague Castle 360.3 km

1 000 Kč - 1 500 Kč

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague  •  6h 56m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Prague (PRG) BER - PRG

673 Kč - 5 040 Kč

Train to Leipzig, fly to Prague  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Prague (PRG) LEJ - PRG

2 906 Kč - 12 202 Kč

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden, train  •  10h 1m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Dresden (DRS) BER - DRS
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Praha-Holesovice

2 669 Kč - 9 516 Kč

Tegel to Prague Castle by train, tram and walk

The journey time between Tegel and Prague Castle is around 5h 18m and covers a distance of around 382 km. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 1m. Operated by BVG, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, Railjet and others, the Tegel to Prague Castle service departs from U Holzhauser Str. and arrives in Prague Castle. Typically 49 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 18m
Fastest journey time:
5h 1m
Journey distance:
382 km
Services per week:
49
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:38
Last service departs at:
16:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tegel to Prague Castle train, tram and walk schedules

Germany → Czech Republic
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International entry into Czech Republic from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Australia, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Macau, New Zealand, North Macedonia, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Czech Republic with the above exceptions. Botswana, Brazil, Colombia, Eswatini, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Paraguay, Peru, Russia, South Africa, Tanzania, Tunisia, Zambia and Zimbabwe are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Czech Republic from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Germany
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • 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 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
This applies to arrivals from Cyprus, Greece, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Portugal, Spain and United Kingdom
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Czech Republic

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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Czech Republic from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Prague Castle is 1221.

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

The social distance requirement in Prague Castle is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1221.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Czech Republic.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tegel to Prague Castle is to bus which costs €16 - €30 and takes 6h 19m.

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The fastest way to get from Tegel to Prague Castle is to drive. Taking this option will cost €40 - €60 and takes 3h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tegel to Prague Castle. However, there are services departing from U Holzhauser Str. and arriving at Malostranské náměstí via U Naturkundemuseum, Berlin Hbf and Nádraží Holešovice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 17m.

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The distance between Tegel and Prague Castle is 287 km. The road distance is 360.3 km.

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The best way to get from Tegel to Prague Castle without a car is to train which takes 6h 17m and costs €40 - €80.

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It takes approximately 6h 17m to get from Tegel to Prague Castle, including transfers.

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Tegel to Prague Castle train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Tegel to Prague Castle is to train which takes 6h 17m and costs €40 - €80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €16 - €30 and takes 6h 19m, you could also fly, which costs €26 - €200 and takes 6h 56m.

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Prague Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Tegel to Prague Castle train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Praha-Holesovice station.

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Map of how to get from Tegel to Prague Castle.
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  • Distance: 286.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 17m

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

Deutsche Bahn Eurocity operates a train from Berlin Hbf to Praha-Holesovice every 4 hours. Tickets cost 900 Kč - 1 300 Kč and the journey takes 4h 10m. Railjet also services this route once daily. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc hourly. Tickets cost 260 Kč - 360 Kč and the journey takes 4h 15m. FlixBus also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 000 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 000 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
2 500 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 500 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 600 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
3 200 Kč - 15 000 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 600 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 600 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 600 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 Kč - 13 000 Kč
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 600 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 300 Kč - 9 500 Kč
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Basel
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 3 800 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 3 800 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 3 800 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 100 Kč - 3 800 Kč
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1 800 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 8 000 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 8 000 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 8 000 Kč
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 600 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 700 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 200 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
500 Kč - 5 500 Kč
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
2 900 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
3 200 Kč - 9 500 Kč
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
2 000 Kč - 6 000 Kč
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 000 Kč - 9 500 Kč
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
4 000 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Prague via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Leipzig to Prague via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
3 900 Kč - 12 000 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 Berlin Hbf to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Berlin Hbf to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
Railjet
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Praha-Holesovice
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
700 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
Railjet
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 Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
900 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
260 Kč - 330 Kč
Website
Flixtrain
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
650 Kč - 950 Kč
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Abellio
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
260 Kč - 360 Kč
Website
RegioJet
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 Berlin Südkreuz train station to Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
450 Kč - 550 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Berlin Alt-Tegel to Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
490 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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