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Traveling from Erlangen to Prague by train

Looking to travel from Erlangen to Prague by train? You've come to the right place!

On average, it takes around 6 hours 46 minutes to travel from Erlangen to Prague by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 5 hours 8 minutes though. You'll usually find 16 trains per day running along the 253 km route between these two destinations. You'll need to make 2 changes during the journey to Prague, as there currently aren't any direct services on this route.

Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Erlangen to Prague start from $21.29 when you book in advance, so start a search in our Journey Planner to view the latest prices.

If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Prague by train, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times.

Erlangen to Prague by train

It takes an average of 6h 46m to travel from Erlangen to Prague by train, over a distance of around 157 miles (253 km). There are normally 16 trains per day traveling from Erlangen to Prague and tickets for this journey start from $21.27 when you book in advance.

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Last train


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Arrival station


Journey time

5h 8m


253 miles (157 km)


16 trains per day


2 changes


From $21.27

Train and bus operators


Erlangen to Prague train times

Check out the next trains departing from Erlangen to Prague for Tuesday Feb 14th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
08:09 13:17 5h 8m, 2 changes
09:08 14:17 5h 9m, 2 changes
10:09 15:17 5h 8m, 2 changes
11:09 16:17 5h 8m, 2 changes
12:09 17:17 5h 8m, 2 changes
13:09 18:17 5h 8m, 2 changes
14:09 19:17 5h 8m, 2 changes
15:09 20:17 5h 8m, 2 changes
16:09 21:17 5h 8m, 2 changes
17:05 04:46 11h 41m, 5 changes

Cheap train tickets from Erlangen to Prague

The price of train tickets from Erlangen to Prague starts at $21.27 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Erlangen to Prague by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Erlangen to Prague

Want to know more about your journey from Erlangen to Prague? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Erlangen to Prague take?

The average journey time by train between Erlangen and Prague is 6 hours and 46 minutes, with around 16 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Erlangen and Prague by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Erlangen to Prague is 5 hours and 8 minutes.

How much does the train from Erlangen to Prague cost?

Train tickets from Erlangen to Prague can start from as little as $21.27 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Erlangen to Prague?

No, there are no direct train services from Erlangen to Prague. Travelling from Erlangen to Prague by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Erlangen to Prague leave?

The first train from Erlangen to Prague leaves at 05:09. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Erlangen to Prague leave?

The last train from Erlangen to Prague leaves at 22:19. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Erlangen and Prague by train?

Trains travelling from Erlangen to Prague cover a distance of around 157 miles (253 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Erlangen to Prague for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/14/2023. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 04/29/2023 for travel on 04/29/2023 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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