There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Prague by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car, plane, subway or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. Rj / ...

$15 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Prague, Prague Main station 060 / ...

$11 - $35

5 alternative options

Night train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. En

$22 - $35

Rideshare  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Vienna to Prague 204.8 miles

$20

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Prague 205.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, subway  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Prague (PRG) VIE - PRG
  2. Take the subway from Nádraží Veleslavín to Staroměstská

$105 - $296

Shuttle  •  4 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Wien to Praha Eurobusways

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Prague is to bus which costs 9€ - 27€ and takes 4 h 5 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Prague is to fly and subway which costs 90€ - 260€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

More details

The distance between Vienna and Prague is 253 km. The road distance is 328.2 km.

Get driving directions

The train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. takes 3 h 57 min including transfers and departs hourly.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Prague, Prague Main station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Praha hl.n.. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

More details

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Prague, Czech Republic?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Prague hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 57 min. RegioJet also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna to Prague hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min. RegioJet also services this route every 3 hours.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Wien to Praha hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Prague Public Transit Co.
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, Hbf Wiedner Gürtel to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Wien to Praha
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Czechia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.