There are 7 ways to get from Warsaw to Prague by plane, train, bus, rideshare or car

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Fly  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Prague (PRG) WAW - PRG

$58 - $169

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Rideshare  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Warsaw to Prague 423.4 miles

$24

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Praha hl.n. Ec / ...

$24 - $35

Train via Ostrava-Svinov  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Ostrava-Svinov Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Ostrava-Svinov to Praha hl.n. Ic / ...

$26 - $40

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Praha Želivského

$36 - $51

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Warsaw, Warszawa Młociny to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc P4

$36 - $66

Drive  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Prague 422 miles

$75 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Prague. However, there are services departing from Centrum 06 and arriving at Praha Želivského via Warszawa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Praha hl.n.. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 46 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Prague is 517 km. The road distance is 675.3 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Prague without a car is to train which takes 7 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Warsaw to Prague, including transfers.

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Warsaw to Prague bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, depart from Warszawa station.

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Warsaw to Prague train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Prague is to fly which takes 4 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 46 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 10 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Warsaw to Prague bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at Praha Želivského station.

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Map of how to get from Warsaw to Prague.
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  • Distance: 323.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Prague, Czech Republic?

LOT, CSA and two other airlines fly from Warsaw to Prague every 2 hours. Alternatively, Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Warsaw to Prague 3 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 7 h 46 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Warsaw to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Warsaw to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Intercity.pl
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Raileurope.com
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Ostrava-Svinov
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ostrava-Svinov to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
cd.cz
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Ostrava-Svinov to Praha hl. n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $35
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $10
Business
$17 - $20
Premium
$28 - $35
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Ostrava, Ostrava-Svinov to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Warszawa to Praha Želivského
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
elines.cz
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Warsaw, Warszawa Młociny to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Warsaw to Prague
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Warsaw to Prague train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Praha hl.n. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Warsaw to Prague is 675 km. It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to drive from Warsaw to Prague.

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Lufthansa, CSA, Austrian Airlines and LOT offer flights from Warsaw Airport to Prague Airport.

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There are 3603+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Warsaw 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 Warsaw to Warsaw Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs .

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