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Prague to Bern by train

It takes an average of 14h 38m to travel from Prague to Bern by train, over a distance of around 387 miles (623 km). There are normally 30 trains per day travelling from Prague to Bern and tickets for this journey start from $48.65 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 11h 13m
PriceFrom $48.65
Distance387 miles (623 km)
Frequency30 trains per day
First train23:30
Last train22:28
Departure stationPrague
Arrival stationBern
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsRegiojet

Prague to Bern train times

Check out the next trains departing from Prague to Bern for Tuesday May 25th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
09:43 20:56 11h 13m, 4 changes
09:47 21:56 12h 9m, 5 changes
11:43 23:31 11h 48m, 4 changes
11:47 00:02 12h 15m, 6 changes
13:43 05:21 15h 38m, 5 changes
13:43 05:26 15h 43m, 4 changes
16:43 06:26 13h 43m, 3 changes
17:01 08:28 15h 27m, 1 change
17:13 07:26 14h 13m, 6 changes
17:22 08:28 15h 6m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Prague to Bern

The price of train tickets from Prague to Bern starts at $48.65 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 Prague to Bern 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 Prague to Bern

Want to know more about your journey from Prague to Bern? 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 Prague to Bern take?

The average journey time by train between Prague and Bern is 14 hours and 38 minutes, with around 30 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 Prague and Bern by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Prague to Bern is 11 hours and 13 minutes.

How much does the train from Prague to Bern cost?

Train tickets from Prague to Bern can start from as little as $48.65 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 Prague to Bern?

No, there are no direct train services from Prague to Bern. Travelling from Prague to Bern by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

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

The first train from Prague to Bern leaves at 23:30. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Prague to Bern leaves at 22:28. 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 Prague and Bern by train?

Trains travelling from Prague to Bern cover a distance of around 387 miles (623 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bern to Prague.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Prague to Bern for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/25/2021. 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 06/10/2021 for travel on 06/10/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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