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Public transport in Prague
Prague integrated transportation system
(in czech Pražská integrovaná doprava – PID)
Public transport consists of metro, trams and buses, plus suburban
buses (lines from no.300 to no.400). The Prague Petřín funicular is
a part of integrated transportation system (PID)
For more information, call the Prague public
transit company +420 296 191 817 (daily 7am – 9 pm) or write a query.
How to find a connection to your hotel
Find a connection on a website of The Prague Public Transit – here
- Just fill From, To, Date, Time, and
click on the search button.
You need to use Czech names of the stations/stops:
- Prague main train station (Hlavní nádraží),
- Central bus station (Florenc),
- The airport (just write Terminál 1, or Terminál
2 according to where you will arrive/depart)
- Your hotel: Use the name of the hotel, or write down the
street address and choose the hotel from menu. The system will find
Petřín funicular – unique in Prague
funicular is a funicular railway in Prague. It connects the Malá
Strana district with the top of Petřín
hill. The funicular has three stops: Újezd (bottom), Nebozízek
(middle) and Petřín (top). Works every day from 9.00 to 23.20 with maximum
15 minutes interval. The funicular is a part of the PID, the same tickets as for public
transport can be used here.
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Information centers in Prague
For more information about Prague
transportation system visit or call the following information
centers. The information is available in English, German, French and
Phone: +420 296 191 817 (daily 7 a.m.-9 p.m)
- Metro A and C lines, in the Muzeum station underpass. Open
daily 7 a.m.-9 p.m.
- Metro B line, in the Můstek station underpass, under
Jungmannovo namesti. Open Monday to Friday 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
- Metro B line, Anděl station. Open Monday to Friday
7 a.m.-6 p.m.
- Metro C line, in Nadraží
Holešovice station. Open Monday to Friday 7 a.m.
– 6 p.m.
- Vaclav Havel
International Airport, terminals Sever I and II. Open daily
7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
- The head office of Prague Public Transportation Corp. is
situated at Na Bojišti 5, not far from the I.P. Pavlova metro station,
located on the C (red) line.
video showing how to move in Prague by public transport
– see frequently asked questions about train and bus tickets, taxi transfers
and the public transport
Last update: 2014-02-12