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Vienna to Prague Train Tickets

Vienna to Prague Train Tickets

Traveling from Vienna to Prague by train is a memorable experience made easy with ÖBB Austrian Railways and CD Czech Railways , both excelling in all areas of comfort, style and service. Boasting operating speeds of up to 230km/h, Railjet high-speed trains can dash between these two capital cities in just 4 hours during a non-stop trip. Along the way, relax and enjoy a window view of classic Europe topped off with Prague’s signature Gothic architecture.

Aptly referred to as the “City of a Hundred Spires”, Prague features a myriad of soaring cathedrals, towers and of course, spires. Immerse yourself in the bohemian atmosphere of the area by visiting the Old Town Square, Prague Castle or National Gallery art exhibit. Popular city attractions also include the eye-catching Dancing House building, Lennon Wall, St. Vitus Cathedral and National Monument at Vitkov Hill.

Your Vienna to Prague “Paper Ticket and Reservation” can be purchased here and includes your seat reservation. Shortly after placing your order, we will ship you the actual ticket by mail. Simply present this ticket at the station and you’re set to travel from Vienna to Prague by train!

Journey details

Trains depart every 2 hours with 7 direct-route departures daily between 7:10am and 7:10pm

Travel time
3 hours and 56 minutes (fastest time)

Train stations
Vienna Central Station (Wien Hbf) and Prague Hlavni Nadrazi (Praha hl.n)

Train features
Railjet high-speed trains, reaching a maximum speed of 230km/h

Vienna to Prague ticket fares

Your “Paper Ticket and Reservation” offers you two fare options to choose from: Standard Class or First Class seating (see details below). Tickets are valid for single or return trips. Refunds are not permitted.

Vienna to Prague ticket classes

  • Standard Class
    • Double seat / aisle / double seat layout
    • Comfortable, quality modern seats
    • Handy, multi-functional tables and power outlets at each seat
    • Full access to the restaurant and bistro car
    • At-seat coffee trolley service
  • First Class
    • Single seat / aisle / double seat layout with added legroom
    • Deluxe adjustable leather seats designed for premium-level comfort
    • Extra-wide, multi-functional tables and power outlets at each seat
    • Food and beverages from the restaurant menu served directly at your seat
    • Complimentary “welcome aboard” fruit juice drink
    • Newspaper service

Vienna to Prague ticket discounts

  • Child discount
    Children under 4 years of age can travel free of charge when not occupying their own seat.
  • Youth discount
    Passengers between 4 and 11 years of age are entitled to a discount off the adult ticket price.

Amenities on Railjet trains

  • Comfortable, ergonomic seats
  • Air-conditioned railcars
  • Restaurant and bistro food service
  • Informational video screens
  • Wheelchair-accessible facilities
  • Designated seating for the disabled
  • Generous-sized luggage racks and compartments
  • Children’s cinema corner
  • Power outlets
  • Free WiFi internet

More info

Seat reservations
Your ticket includes travel in a specific seat.

Ticket delivery
When you book your Vienna to Prague train ticket, you will notice it is called a “Paper Ticket and Reservation”. With this type, the physical ticket is delivered to your home address after your order has been processed. Once in hand, your ticket is valid for your journey from Vienna to Prague by train.

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