About traveling from Prague to Wroclaw

Both Prague and Wroclaw are beautiful historical cities in central and eastern Europe with rich histories dating back to the Middle Ages. In each, you can enjoy beautiful architecture, and vibrant cultures.

How to get from Prague to Wroclaw

If you’re travelling from Prague to Wroclaw, you have several travel options. For travelers on a budget, the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Prague to Wroclaw. The fastest way to travel from Prague to Wroclaw is by car. A car is also of course the best way to travel from Prague to Wroclaw since it’s so convenient. It is possible to take a train from Prague to Wroclaw, however this involves at least 2 transfers along the way. For this reason the most complicated way to travel from Prague to Wroclaw is to take a train. It’s also possible to take a flight from Prague to Wroclaw. Taking a plane from Prague to Wroclaw is the most expensive option.

Prague to Wroclaw by train

There are no direct trains from Prague to Wroclaw. To travel from Prague to Wroclaw by train, you need to get to the Prague main station – Hlavni Nadrazi  and purchase a ticket to Wroclaw Glowny, or you can buy your tickets in advance online. The earliest train is at 7:19 AM, and the last train is at 6:06 PM, with trains departing roughly every hour. The train from Prague to Wroclaw is operated by Ceske Drahy, with train tickets from Prague to Wroclaw costing €15 on average for the 5.5 hour trip. The distance from Prague to Wroclaw is about 330 kilometers. The fastest route between Prague and Wroclaw is about 5.5 hours. On this route you will need to change trains in Usti nad Orlici and Lichkov before you cross the border into Poland.

Trains have bathrooms on board, and usually offer a dining car.

Prague to Wroclaw by train
Time intervalsRoughly every hour
First/Last Departure 7:19 AM/6:06 PM
Avg. Price 2 persons€30
Duration~5 hours 30 min
Operating CompaniesCesky Drahy/PKP

Prague to Wroclaw by bus

To travel from Prague by bus go to Prague UAN Florenc and buy a ticket to Wroclaw Dworzec Autobusowy. While you can buy your ticket at the station, it’s best to purchase them in advance. The earliest bus is at 08:30 AM, and the last bus is at 11:15, with 2 busses leaving every hour. The bus from Prague to Wroclaw is run by Flixbus, Eurolines, or infobus, with bus tickets from Prague to Wroclaw costing between €18-€28 for the 4.5 hour trip. The distance from Prague to Wroclaw is about 330 kilometers.

All options offer direct service from Budapest to Vienna.

Prague to Wroclaw by bus
Time intervalsAt least 1 per hour
First/Last Departure 08:30 AM/11:15 PM
Avg. Price 2 persons€36-€56
Duration~4.5 hr
Operating CompaniesFlixbus, Eurolines, infobus

Prague to Wroclaw by Ferry

Not Applicable

Prague to Wroclaw Flight

There are no direct flights from Prague to Wroclaw To travel by plane, you need to get to Prague International airport. As usual with flights, you’ll want to buy your tickets in advance. 

Flying such short distances is usually not economical. When you factor in airport wait times, connections, etc. flying is no faster, and much more expensive than ground transport.

Prague to Wroclaw flight
Departure timesMany, as you need to first travel to a hub airport
Avg. Price 2 persons€180 - 546
Duration~4 hours
Operating CompaniesLufthansa, LOT, SWISS

Prague to Wroclaw Private Car Transfer

For speed and convenience, a private car transfer with Daytrip is the best way to travel from Prague to Wroclaw. You will be picked up at your accommodation, and the driver will take care of your luggage. You’ll then be able to enjoy door-to-door service to your accommodation in Wroclaw, and can even add sightseeing stops on the way!

Book a Private Car Transfer from Prague to Wroclaw

Going the other direction? Check our guide on How to get from Wroclaw to Prague

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