What to do when things go wrong You can check train times from Prague to Cesky Krumlov at jizdnirady. There's now a direct air-conditioned intercity train from Prague to Cesky Krumlov leaving Prague Hlavni at Book at Czech Railways www. It returns from Cesky Krumlov at How to buy tickets for other services: You print out your own ticket. Within the Czech Republic, reservation is unnecessary, you can always just turn up, buy an open ticket and hop on the next train. Tickets are valid on any train that day, or for journeys over km, on any train that day and the following day.
The exception is the premier SuperCity SC Pendolino trains which require a seat reservation in addition to a ticket. See what Regiojet trains are like here. The pride of the Czech Railways, these modern pendolino tilting trains operate the premium SuperCity services linking Prague and Ostrava, the Czech Republic's second city.
Prague to Paris using the Prague-Zurich sleeper - the civilised, time-effective option This sleeper train also picks up passengers at Ceske Budejovice at There's no restaurant car, so take your own picnic and bottle of wine aboard.
There's a shower at the end of the corridor for passengers in the standard sleepers, and morning tea or coffee is included in the fare. Morning tea or coffee is included in the fare. Book this train at Czech Railways www. To book a couchette or sleeper, simply click Modify when the seat reservation page comes up and change Seat - Automatically to Sleeper or Couchette and edit the type. Book this ticket at either www. The sleeping-car to Prague, ready to leave Zurich HB.
Each room can be used with 1, 2 or 3 beds. Just like a hotel, the corridor in a Comfortline sleeping-car. There's a shower at end of the corridor for standard sleeper passengers.
This is usually the cheapest option. You can do the whole journey in one chill-out day, with not an airport in sight. How about allowing time for lunch in Munich? Step 1, travel from Prague to Munich by comfortable air-conditioned express train, taking either the Look for options marked No transfers ALX and avoid any departure shown as bus.
You print your own ticket. Step 2, travel from Munich to Paris by high-speed train. Times vary, so check times for your specific dates and buy Munich to Paris tickets at www. I'd allow at least 45 minutes between trans in Munich. This is the same as option 2, but with an overnight stop in Munich which breaks the trip up nicely. Day 1, travel from Prague to Munich by comfortable air-conditioned express train, taking either the Just avoid any departure shown as 'bus'. Spend the night in Munich.
Day 2, travel from Munich to Paris by high-speed train. Whichever option you choose, book the Munich to Paris leg at www. There's a mix or tables for 4 and unidirectional seating.