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Cologne to Prague by bus

The journey from Cologne to Prague by bus is 333.63 mi and takes 11 hr 44 min. There are 40 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:15 AM and the last at 11:35 PM. It is possible to travel from Cologne to Prague by bus for as little as $27.32 or as much as $121.09. The best price for this journey is $27.32.

Lowest Price$27.32
Journey Duration11 hr 44 min
Connection per Day40
Lowest Price$27.32
Highest Price$121.09
First Departure2:15 AM
Last Departure11:35 PM
Distance333.63 mi
DepartureCologne
ArrivalPrague
CarriersDopravni, RegioJet

Cologne to Prague Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Cologne to Prague?

The prices for bus tickets from Cologne to Prague vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Cologne to Prague will cost $27.32. The average bus ticket price is approximately $50.79. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, a bus ticket from Cologne to Prague will cost you $50.79. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Cologne to Prague by bus?

With a distance of 333.63 mi between Cologne and Prague, it will usually take 11 hr 44 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 11 hr 44 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Cologne to Prague faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Cologne and Prague will complete the journey in 9 hr 5 min.On average, it will take you about 11 hr 44 min to travel the 333.63 mi between Cologne and Prague.

How many times a day do departures from Cologne leave for Prague?

The exact number of journeys from Cologne to Prague can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 40 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Cologne to Prague. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Cologne to Prague varies, but in general, you can expect to find 17 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 23 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cologne to Prague. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Cologne to Prague
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cologne to Prague.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Cologne to Prague, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Cologne to Prague.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $22.57 to $45.33 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 50% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Cologne to Prague

The cheapest Cologne - Prague bus tickets can be found for as low as $30.69 if you’re lucky, or $38.60 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $53.53.

Find the best day to travel to Prague by bus

When travelling to Prague by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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RegioJet is a private railway company that operates in several European countries, including the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, and Austria. The company was founded in 2009 and started operating in the Czech Republic in 2011. RegioJet offers various types of train services, including long-distance trains, regional trains, and buses.

Ticket types and facilities from Cologne to Prague

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by RegioJet when traveling from Cologne to Prague.

Standard

Standard ticket offers a balance between affordability and comfort. Passengers can expect plush seating and free Wi-Fi, making it a great choice for budget-conscious travellers.
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Low cost

Low cost is the most affordable option for those who want to travel without any additional amenities. However, passengers can still enjoy free Wi-Fi and a peaceful journey.
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Relax

Passengers who want to travel in luxury can opt for the Relax ticket, which offers spacious leather seats and a relaxing atmosphere. This is a great option for those who want to unwind during their journey.
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Business

Business ticket guarantees privacy and comfort, with priority service and helpful on-board staff. This is an ideal choice for those who want a seamless and stress-free journey.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Stay connected with onboard free WiFi. Use the Regiojet app or the screens in newer trains for entertainment..
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Business class passengers can benefit from a quiet compartment for a peaceful journey.
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Every seat is equipped with its own power socket.
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Feel free to bring along luggage that's easy to load. If your bags don't fit under or above your seat, no worries! The crew is here to help find a spot that won't hinder others. Just a heads up, please ensure none of your items are hazardous for everyone's safety.
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Regiojet trains have designated spaces for wheelchair users.
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Onboard, a diverse menu of drinks and snacks is accessible via the Regiojet app. All passengers receive a complimentary water bottle, while those in Relax or Business Class are treated to a free Italian coffee or mint tea.
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All coaches come equipped with air conditioning.
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RegioJet allows the transport of bicycles, small scooters, and prams on their trains with prior reservation and restrictions. Bicycles and small scooters must be placed on racks or in reserved compartments, while prams that cannot be folded can be transported at the beginning or end of the train set or in specially reserved places. However, the crew can refuse transport for safety or space reasons.
Services on board Dopravni, RegioJet and FlixBus from Cologne to Prague
Compare services on board when travelling from Cologne to Prague by bus.
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Cologne to Prague CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
37.59kg
Bus
40.27kg
Flight
107.39kg
Car
85.91kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Cologne to Prague?
A bus ticket from Cologne to Prague is $50.79. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $27.32.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Cologne to Prague?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cologne to Prague is $27.32. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Cologne and Prague by bus?
Cologne to Prague is 333.63 mi.
How long does the bus between Cologne and Prague take?
Cologne to Prague is on average 11 hr 44 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 9 hr 5 min.
Which companies operate from Cologne to Prague?
The bus journey from Cologne to Prague is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Dopravni, RegioJet and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Cologne to Prague?
Cologne to Prague has 40 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Cologne to Prague leave?
The earliest bus from Cologne to Prague departs at 2:15 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Cologne to Prague depart?
The latest bus from Cologne to Prague departs at 11:35 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Cologne to Prague in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $27.32 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Cologne to Prague?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Cologne to go to Prague. You can go from Köln Flughafen, Köln Messe/Deutz, Köln Hbf (Breslauer Platz) and Cologne Mülheim and you can arrive at Praha Nádraží Holešovice, Praha Letiště BUS, Praha Cerny Most , Praha ÚAN Florenc, Praha Libeň, Praha Namesti Republiky , Praha Zličín, Praha-Vysočany nádraží and Praha Hlavní Nádraží.
How many direct connections depart from Cologne to Prague?
There are on average 17 direct connection(s) from Cologne to go to Prague.
What's the fastest journey time between Cologne to Prague by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Cologne and Prague is 9 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct bus from Cologne to Prague?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Cologne and Prague.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cologne to Prague by bus?
The bus journey from Cologne to Prague creates 40.27kg of CO2 emissions.

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