There are 8 ways to get from Zürich to Prague by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly Zurich to Prague  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Prague (PRG) ZRH - PRG

$70 - $252

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Prague, Prague Anděl 283 / ...

$24 - $70

6 alternative options

Train to Basel, fly to Prague  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Prague (PRG) BSL - PRG

$93 - $316

Fly Zurich to Dresden, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Dresden (DRS) ZRH - DRS
  2. Take the bus from Drážďany, Letiště to Praha, ÚAN Florenc

$78 - $277

Bus, train  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich, Sihlquai/HB to München ZOB 2-Y
  2. Take the train from München Hauptbahnhof to Prague - Main Station

$150 - $215

Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg ZOB to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)

$137 - $217

Train EuroNight  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Praha hl.n. En

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Prague 436.4 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Prague is to bus which costs SFr 24 - SFr 70 and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Prague is to fly which takes 4 h 3 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 250.

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The distance between Zürich and Prague is 526 km. The road distance is 698 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Zürich to Prague, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Prague, Prague Anděl. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Praha hl.n.. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 13 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Prague, Czech Republic?

Swiss, Vueling Airlines and two other airlines fly from Zürich to Prague every 3 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Prague 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 10 h 40 min. Five other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Basel to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Basel to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Zurich to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Basel to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from München Hauptbahnhof to Prague - Main Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg ZOB to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Drážďany, Letiště to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Praha, Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Zürich, Sihlquai/HB to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Prague, Prague Anděl
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nobless Line
Website
noblessline.cz
Bus from Zurich to Prague
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$86
Schedules at
noblessline.cz
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Zürich - Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Prague
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Zurich Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Prague
Ave. Duration
11 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Book at
eurolines.ch

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