The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.
The European equivalent of the Intercity of Deutsche Bahn, this train is used on cross-border routes, for example on journeys from Germany to Denmark, Austria and the Czech Republic. It stops only in some major city stations – it's often a good alternative to air travel.
The average journey time between Prague and Berlin is 7 hours and 14 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 52 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 13 trains per day travelling from Prague to Berlin. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from Prague to Berlin departs at 06:42. The last train from Prague to Berlin departs at 23:30. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Prague to Berlin without having to change trains. There are 6 direct trains from Prague to Berlin. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.