Shortest travel time:
5 h 33 m
Longest travel time:
5 h 38 m
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Munich train station
Munich Hauptbahnhof
Bayerstraße 10A, 80335, Munich, Germany
403 km
Prague train stations
Prague Main Station
Wilsonova 8, 110 00, Prague, Czechia
Partyzánská 1546/26, 17000, Prague, Czechia

Munich to Prague Train Information

The Munich - Prague railway route is one of the most popular ways to travel between marvelous Germany and the picturesque Czech Republic. And there is no better way to see both of what these amazing countries have to offer than by combining the destinations in one trip, especially keeping in mind that the experience can easily be enhanced by a memorable railway adventure onboard a Czech Railways express train, connecting the cities. All trains run on time and provide great onboard amenities, they offer up to 3 daily departures, as well as several travel classes to choose from. The train stations are situated in the city centers, making it very easy to get around.

How to travel from Munich to Prague by train?

If you’ve decided to travel between the cities onboard a comfortable train, first you need to go to the Munich Hauptbahnhof Station, located in the heart of the Bavarian capital. There you can catch a direct train going all the way to the scenic capital of the Czech Republic. There are several Munich to Prague night train options available on the route but all of them include at least two train changes in the middle of the night, so we definitely advise traveling by the Czech Railways express trains instead, promising the shortest travel times and the best onboard amenities.

How long does it take to get from Munich to Prague by train?

Both Germany and Czechia boast extensive rail networks, allowing to travel between the main cities of the countries very quickly. The overall Munich to Prague train time is approximately 5 and a half hours.

How scenic is the train ride from Munich to Prague?

There’s no denying that Germany and the Czech Republic are very picturesque countries, thus, it’s no surprise that the Munich - Prague train route promises some of the most amazing views! For example, on your way to charming Prague, the train runs through the magnificent Upper Palatine Forest, passes the enchanting Krivoklatsko Protected Landscape Area, makes a stop in charming Regensburg, and crosses the Danube River.

Munich to Prague Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Morning trains
5 hrs 33 min
5 hrs 34 min
Afternoon trains
5 hrs 34 min
5 hrs 38 min

Trains on Munich - Prague Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
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Czech Railways
Czech Railways
Train with 1 change
5 hrs 33 min
Express train
5 hrs 34 min
8.9 / 10 based on 69 reviews

Munich to Prague Train Review & Rating

Really appreciate that both the stations are located in city-centers so it was very easy to reach the train

Corey T. about traveling from Munich to Prague