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Public Transport Tickets

You need to buy a ticket before you board a bus, tram or metro. Tickets are sold from machines at metro stations and tram stops, at newsstands, snack shops, newspaper kiosks, hotels, Prague tourist information offices and metro station ticket offices. Tickets are valid on tram, metro, bus and the …

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Prague Main Train Station

Prague’s main train station  (Hlavní nádraží) is one of the final architectural glories of the dying Habsburg Empire, designed by Josef Fanta and officially opened in 1909 as the Franz-Josefs Bahnhof. It was later renamed to Wilson Station, and today is generally referred to as the Main Station (Praha hlavní nádraží). …

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Arriving in Prague and Getting Around

Arriving in Prague Prague Airport Buses to Dejvice metro station depart every 10 minutes from 4am to midnight (32 CZK, plus 16 CZK per large piece of luggage). A taxi to the city centre costs around 600 CZK. It’s recommended to book your airport transport online with Prague Airport Transfers. …

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Prague Taxi Fares

Prague City Council has cracked down on the city’s notoriously dishonest taxi drivers by installing a network of taxi stands with red-and-yellow signs quoting the correct fares between various parts of the city, but in reality Prague’s taxi drivers try to cheat passengers on many occations. The official rate for …

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Getting a Taxi at Night

Getting a cab in Prague especially at night might be quite a problem as you might end up with an inflated price. Except for the routes from the airport or train station, taxis are most often taken late and after a night out, when we are, perhaps, less in the …

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Main Bus Station (Florenc)

Most international connections terminate in Prague at the Florenc station, located at Metro lines B and C, in Florenc. The main bus station serves all international and long distance domestic routes. From here, you can get to the city-centre by metro line B in about 5 minutes. If you are …

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Getting Around Czech Republic by Train or Bus

Travelling by Train in the Czech Republic Using the Czech Republic’s trains is perhaps the best way to take in this country, as they are cheap, efficient and stretch to nearly all towns in the land. Strangely, taking a bus can actually be a faster way to reach a destination, …

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Self Guided Tours With Tram #22

Instead of going on a Prague bus tour, take a free tour on a tram. Tram #22 offers a nice ride for getting to know Prague. It operates approximately every 5 to 10 minutes, and passengers can get on or off as they want (a 32 CZK standard ticket is …

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Czech Trains

The train is a very common means of transportation in the Czech Republic. All Czech cities, towns and many villages have their train stations and are interconnected well enough to make train travel a convenient way of getting from one place to another. Trains in the Czech Republic are operated …

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Taxis in Prague

Prague is a very popular destination for its beauty but is also famous thanks to the city dishonest taxi drivers operating there, famous for ripping off anyone who looks like a tourist – including mayor Pavel Bém who was famously posing with a fake moustache on his undercover inspection trip. …

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Intercity Transfers

Prague Airport Transfers offer private transfers (using VIP sedan, minivan or comfortable coach vehicles) to / from any city or town in the Czech Republic and neighboring countries. The rates we offer are likely to be much cheaper than when using a normal taxi, or for larger groups, similar to train …

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Prague Metro

The Prague Metro is the fastest means of transportation around the city and serves about 1.5 million passengers a day, which makes it the sixth busiest metro system in Europe. Prague metro was first opened in 1974. It is very easy to use; all directions are well signposted even for …

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