Arrival & Transport

Václav Havel Airport Prague

Prague's airport is 20 km from the city centre. A taxi to the town centre now costs around 600 Kč even if you call a company to pick you up or talk to one of the representatives from reputable AAA Radiotaxi or 1.1.1. Radiocab taxi . Don't pick one up from outside the terminal (click here for taxi firms). Alternatively, use the ČEDAZ minibus service (tel. 220 11 42 96, 05:30 - 21:30) that runs every half hour between the airport and Náměstí Republiky (F-2). Tickets cost 90 Kč (including one piece of baggage, children under 10 free) and can be bought from the driver or from the booth in the arrival terminal. For an extra fee, ČEDAZ can also pick you up or drop you off at your hotel.

The cheapest way to get into town is on by bus: N°119 (2-8 times per hour between 04:18 and 00:10 with at least one wheelchair-friendly bus per hour) runs between the airport and the Veleslavín metro station (Line A, green) in about 15 minutes.  Bus N°100 whisks you to Zličín (metro Line B, yellow) from the airport in 18 minutes. You can download maps of the public transport network from the transit authority website ( There is an Airport Express (AE) bus from Hlavní Nádraží which runs every half an hour, whizzing you across the city in half an hour, whether you are arriving or departing. Special fares apply to this bus, tickets can only be bought from the driver and do not allow any transfers or other forms of transport. First & last buses from Hlavní Nádraží 05:15 & 21:45, from the airport 04:40 & 21:10.

A 32 Kč transport ticket (plus a 10 Kč one for big bags) will get you all the way into town or to the airport on all public transport except the Airport Express. Tickets can be bought at the friendly transport information desk in both arrival halls (open 07:00 - 22:00) or from the coin-operated machine at the airport bus stop, but not from the driver. You need to validate the ticket (once for the whole trip) in the machines on board the bus.

Prague’s Terminal North 2 allows for at least 4 million more passengers a year to travel into Prague with the ability to continue expansion. New bars, restaurants, shops and services ply their trade in this terminal which accommodates flights to and from Schengen countries (Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Greece, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Greece, Spain & Sweden).

There is a left luggage facilty at the airport which doesn't close and costs 60 Kč per item per day.



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