How to Reach Prague, Czech Republic

The Easiest Way to Reach Prague


  • By Air: Flights to Prague land at the Vaclav Havel Airport. From the airport, one can hop onto a public transport bus or an Airport Express bus. One can also hire a taxi from the airport. 
  • By Train: Prague is well connected with the rest of the European rail network. Daily trains run between Prague and major European cities like Berlin, Munich, Budapest, Warsaw and Vienna to name a few.
  • By Bus: International busses stop at Florenc while regional busses stop at the Na Knizeci bus stop.  


  • On Foot: Prague's a great walking destination and most of the main attractions are within walking distance of the city centre, traffic is reasonably light and it's safe as long as you take care when crossing the road.
  • By Tram & Metro: The public transport system is cheap and easy to access, it's perfect for getting out a little further than you're comfortable with on foot. 
  • By Taxi: Best avoided as they're expensive and often a bit of a con when it comes to tourists seriously consider negotiating the price in advance before travelling anywhere.

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Modes of Transportation in Prague

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Prague. The most preferred mode of transport in Prague is Train/Metro.

Average distance: 12.31 km Average time: 33.54 min

  • Train/Metro 33.33%
    Train 23.37 min Walking 7.32 min Waiting 3.97 min Bus 2 min Tram 1.18 min Other 0.32 min Overall average time for 14.67 kms 38.16 min
  • Walking 19.3%
    Walking 15.09 min Bus 5.82 min Waiting 3.36 min Train 3.05 min Tram 1.45 min Driving 1.23 min Other 0.09 min Overall average time for 6.56 kms 30.09 min
  • Tram/Streetcar 5.26%
    Tram 17.67 min Walking 9 min Waiting 3.5 min Train 3.33 min Bus 1.67 min Overall average time for 8.13 kms 35.17 min
  • Car 23.68%
    Driving 25.37 min Walking 3.04 min Overall average time for 16.41 kms 28.41 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 12.28%
    Bus 20.5 min Walking 6.43 min Waiting 4.5 min Train 2.86 min Tram 1.07 min Overall average time for 9.21 kms 35.36 min
  • Bike 0.88%
    Bike 20 min Other 5 min Walking 1 min Overall average time for 6 kms 26 min

How to Reach Prague from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Dresden to Prague 187.46 km 2 hours 19 mins
Brno to Prague 209.92 km 2 hours 26 mins
Passau to Prague 224.73 km 3 hours 50 mins
Erlangen to Prague 238.77 km 2 hours 20 mins
Salzburg to Prague 273.69 km 2 hours 40 mins
Munich to Prague 281.69 km 2 hours 24 mins
Nuremberg to Prague 290.83 km 3 hours 30 mins
Leipzig to Prague 304.08 km 3 hours 5 mins
Berlin to Prague 375.01 km 4 hours 13 mins
Vienna to Prague 396.92 km 3 hours 54 mins
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