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

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Fly from Zagreb, subway  •  4 h 17 min

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

$81 - $398

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Train, bus  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Wien Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet

$39 - $54

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Shuttle to Ljubljana, fly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana Airport
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Prague (PRG) LJU - PRG

$136 - $731

Bus  •  9 h 55 min

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

$40 - $65

Train  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Wien Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. Rj / ...

$66 - $102

Drive  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Prague 436.4 miles

$85 - $130

Shuttle  •  6 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Praha Eurobusways

$55 - $180

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zagreb and arriving at Prague, Prague Main station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Prague. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Praha hl.n. via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 17 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Prague is 489 km. The road distance is 698.3 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Zagreb to Prague, including transfers.

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Zagreb to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zagreb station.

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Zagreb to Prague train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Prague is to bus which takes 9 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Zagreb to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Prague, Prague Main station.

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Prague.
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  • Distance: 305.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 17 min

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Prague, Czech Republic?

FlixBus operates a bus from Zagreb to Prague 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 9 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zagreb to Prague via Wien Hbf in around 11 h 17 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from Ljubljana to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Zagreb to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Zagreb to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Prague Public Transit Co.
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
hzpp.hr
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eurail.com
Train from Zagreb to Wien Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
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 Zagreb to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, 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 Zagreb to Praha
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Zagreb to Prague train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Praha hl.n. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Prague is 698 km. It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to drive from Zagreb to Prague.

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CSA, Croatia Airlines, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Zagreb Airport to Prague Airport.

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Book your Zagreb to Prague bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Zagreb Airport is to shuttle which takes 27 min and costs .

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