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There are 8 ways to get from Zagreb to Prague by plane, bus, train, night train, car or shuttle

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Fly  •  2h 9m

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Prague (PRG) ZAG - PRG

2 837 Kč - 13 996 Kč

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Bus  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Prague, Prague Main station N958 / ...

850 Kč - 1 100 Kč

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Bus via Vienna  •  11h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Vienna Stadioncenter Trieste - Bratislava / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vienna Stadioncenter to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station Varna - Berlin / ...

948 Kč - 1 237 Kč

Bus, train  •  11h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Graz
  2. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, hl.n.

1 474 Kč - 2 914 Kč

Night train, train  •  11h 46m

  1. Take the night train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Graz Hbf En
  2. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi Rj

3 893 Kč - 5 240 Kč

Train  •  13h 1m

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Gyekenyes Ic
  2. Take the train from Gyekenyes to Sopron Re
  3. Take the train from Sopron to Wien Hbf Re
  4. Take the train from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, hl.n.

1 021 Kč - 1 937 Kč

Drive  •  6h 55m

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Prague 699.7 km

2 000 Kč - 3 000 Kč

Shuttle  •  6h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Praha Eurobusways

1 300 Kč - 4 200 Kč

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The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Prague is to bus which costs 250 kn - 300 kn and takes 9h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Prague is to fly which costs 800 kn - 4.000 kn and takes 2h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zagreb and arriving at Prague, Prague Main station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Prague. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kol. and arriving at Praha Hlavni Nadrazi via Graz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 46m.

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The distance between Zagreb and Prague is 489 km. The road distance is 699.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 9h 40m and costs 250 kn - 300 kn.

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It takes approximately 2h 9m 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 Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Zagreb Glavni Kol. station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Prague is to fly which takes 2h 9m and costs 800 kn - 4.000 kn. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 250 kn - 300 kn and takes 9h 40m, you could also train, which costs 280 kn - 550 kn and takes 13h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Prague.
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  • Distance: 489.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 9m

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

Croatia Airlines, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa fly from Zagreb to Prague 3 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zagreb to Prague, Prague Main station every 4 hours. Tickets cost 850 Kč - 1 100 Kč and the journey takes 9h 40m.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 700 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Flights from Zagreb to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 800 Kč - 10 000 Kč
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4 800 Kč - 10 000 Kč
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 700 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Graz Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
950 Kč - 1 300 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 000 Kč - 1 500 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Graz Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
2 800 Kč - 3 800 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Sopron to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
340 Kč - 460 Kč
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
260 Kč - 950 Kč
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
260 Kč - 370 Kč
1st Class
600 Kč - 950 Kč
Bus operators
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 Zagreb to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
850 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Graz, Graz central train station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
300 Kč - 370 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Vienna Stadioncenter
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
440 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
Crnja Tours
Bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Graz Main Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
260 Kč - 350 Kč
Website
Crnja Tours
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Graz
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
470 Kč - 700 Kč
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Zagreb to Praha
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 4 200 Kč
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Prague is 700 km. It takes approximately 6h 55m to drive from Zagreb to Prague.

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

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Book your Zagreb to Prague bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 2858+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at 2 250 Kč per night.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Zagreb Airport is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs 220 kn - 270 kn.

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