Prague Airport is the busiest airport in the Czech Republic, also known as Václav Havel Airport Prague and Prague Ruzyne International Airport. Václav Havel was the first president of the Czech Republic. The airport handled more than 15 million passengers in 2017 and is the main base for Czech Airlines.
Where is Prague Airport situated?
The airport is located west of the Czech capital, not far from the city. It is easily reachable via the Expressway R7 (Lipská Street).
How many terminals has Prague Airport?
Prague Airport has four terminals, the northern terminal complex (T1, T2) and southern terminal complex (T3, T4) are not within walking distance of each other. This is not a problem, since only Terminal 1 (Concourses A, B) and Terminal 2 (Concourses C, D) are used for scheduled flights. Terminal 3 is intended for private and charter flights.
The distance from Prague Airport to the centre of Prague is 16 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Prague.
From PRG Airport to Prague City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Prague Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Prague Airport you can travel by bus and metro. Visit the Prague Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Prague Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Prague Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Prague is about CZK 700.-. Book your taxi at Prague Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From PRG Airport to Prague City centre by Taxi
At Prague Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Hertz, Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Prague Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Prague Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Czech Airlines (OK)
- SmartWings (QS)
- Ryanair (FR)
- Wizz Air (W6)
- easyJet (U2)
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Prague
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Prague Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
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