Trains from Berlin to Prague

Deutsche Bahn
National Rail
National Express
Fri, May 25
Sat, May 26
Sun, May 27
Mon, May 28
Tue, May 29
Wed, May 30

Berlin to Prague Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:464
Trains arrive in:Prague
Trains depart from:Berlin
Train Ticket Price:22
Distance:280 Kms
Train Companies:Deutsche Bahn

Train from Berlin to Prague

Trains in Europe are an efficient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international routes. Traveling by train from Berlin to Prague is easy. There are numerous direct Berlin to Prague trains every day. Passengers will find trains from Berlin to Prague running on an hourly basis with the first train in the early hours of the morning and the last at around 6 p.m. The route is operated by Deutsche Bahn trains and with no need to change when using the regular day services, passengers can expect an average journey time of approximately 4 hours and 20 minutes. There are also several sleeper trains in the evening which can take up to 12 hours with changes en route.

Berlin to Prague Train Cost

Average prices for Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Prague when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day


1 Day in Advance


1 Week in Advance


2 Weeks in Advance


1 Month in Advance


3 Months in Advance


Berlin to Prague Trains: General Information

Travelers in Europe can offset some of the cost of Berlin to Prague train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.

  • autobus All Berlin to Prague trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
  • autobus Most trains are direct, depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrive at Prague's Hlavní Nádraží train station.
  • autobus The Berlin to Prague train journey takes as little as 4 hours and 25 minutes to arrive in Prague.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Berlin to Prague train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.

Based on GoEuro's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Berlin to Prague trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • Berlin to Prague trains are 20% cheaper when booked a day ahead of time rather than purchasing them at the station.
  • It is 31% cheaper to book a Berlin to Prague train ticket 1 week in advanced as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Berlin to Prague train costs are 39% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Berlin

Berlin Hauptbahnhof station or main station is a Category 1 station, and the modern complex has a wide range of amenities for travelers who plan to take a train from Berlin to Prague. It is conveniently located in Europaplatz in the business district in the heart of Berlin. There are direct links to the Berlin S-Bahn network, and it takes just 10 minutes to reach Berlin Hauptbahnhof from Alexanderplatz or Station Zoo. Buses and trams also stop close to the main station and taxis are readily available.

Getting into Prague by Train

Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, defined by glorious castles and towers and romantic rivers and bridges. Those traveling by trains from Berlin to Prague will enjoy visiting historic sites like Prague Castle, the Astronomical Clock, and Charles Bridge. Praha hlavní nádraí or Praha hl.n is very close to Wenceslas Square in the centre of the city and is the arrival point for the train from Berlin to Prague. The Metro (line C) connects with the station, enabling passengers to reach other parts of the city easily, and buses stop nearby. Taxis are available but passengers should ensure that they are official before getting in.

Always on the go?

Get the FREE GoEuro app now