Prague is the capital city in the Czech Republic, a Central Eastern European country. Praha, as Prague is known locally, is nestled in Bohemia, a region of the Czech Republic just west of its center. The Vltava River, which runs north to south, bisects Prague and its old town. You can find Prague on a map of the Czech Republic.
Distances of Major Cities from Prague
- 241 m/389 km from Krakow
- 156 m 251 km from Vienna
- 275 m/443 km from Budapest
- 670 m/ 1078 km from Bucharest
- 1034 m/1664 km from Moscow
Getting to Prague
Prague is included on many tours of East Central Europe and acts as an ideal jumping-off point for day trips from Prague.
Other popular destination cities are only a few hours' train ride from Prague, like Munich, Vienna, Frankfurt, and Warsaw.