How from the Prague airport?
1. Airport Express - Bus from Prague airport to the Main railway station (City Center): 60 CZK (~2 EUR). The bus line AE operates:
2. Taxi: price around 700 CZK (28 EUR), recommended taxi services and contacts find below.
3. Bus: #119 to the final station “Nádraží Veleslavín” and then by Subway (Metro, green line A) - through ticket (90 minutes) 32 CZK (1 EUR) per person
4. Hotel pickup:
Varies by hotel but usually from 600 CZK and up
The Prague public transport system uses two types of tickets:
Adults: 32 CZK (Kc) for 90 minutes
Tickets are sold through yellow ticket vending machines (also in English, coins only), at ticket offices located at some metro stations, at a Tabák/Trafika, at some newsstands, and at tourist information centers. A ticket must be punched at the entrance to the metro station and on the tram/bus to mark the start of the validation period. 90 minutes tickets available also via SMS by sending the text message "DPT32" to the number 902 06 26)
3-day pass (72 hours): 310 CZK
The Prague Metro (Subway)
The metro lines currently are:
There are three transfer stations in the city center where two lines intersect:
In the Metro Station
Trains run from 5 a.m. till midnight in 2-3 min. intervals during peak hours and in 4-10 min. intervals in the off hours. The time elapsed from the moment when the previous train left the station can be seen on the clock at the head of the tracks.
Once on the train, the following announcements can be heard:
Trams (tramvaje) cover a large area of the city (with 500 km of tracks) and are used by some 300 million people a year. Daytime trams run from 4:30 a.m. till midnight in 8 - 10 minute intervals (8 - 15 minutes on weekends). Night trams (numbers 51 - 58) run from 00:30 a.m. till 4:30 a.m. in 40 minute intervals.
Recommended Taxi Services
AAA Radiotaxi - tel. 140 14 or 222 333 222, www.aaa-taxi.cz
City Taxi - tel. 257 257 257, www.citytaxi.cz
Profi Taxi - tel. 140 35 or 2 61 31 41 51, www.profitaxi.cz
A price from the airport to the city centre can be about 500 - 600 CZK.