Transportation to and from Prague Airport

Car

What is the distance from Prague Airport to the centre of Prague?

The centre of Prague is situated 16 kilometres / 9.9 miles from the airport, by car it takes about 30 minutes to cover the distance.

From PRG Airport to Prague City centre by Car
16 km
30 min

Public transport

Bus and metro to Prague

The centre of Prague is accessible by public transport, namely bus and metro. Two bus lines run from Prague Airport towards the city. Bus number 100 runs between the airport (Letiště) and metro station Zličín (metro B), travel time is 15 to 20 minutes. Bus number 119 runs from the airport (Letiště) to metro station Nádraží Veleslavín (metro A), travel time here is 13 to 17 minutes. To get to the city centre you either need to take metro B to station Mustek or Náměstí Republiky, or travel with metro A to station Staroměstská or Mustek.

Tickets
Tickets cost 32 CZK per person and allow you to travel up to 90 minutes including transfers. Children from 6 up to 14 years old and elderly aged 65 up to 69 years pay only half the price (16 CZK). Public transport in Prague is free for children up to 5 years and for seniors aged 70 years or over. Tickets are available at the ticket machines at bus stop ‘Terminal 1’ and ‘Terminal 2’. You need to validate your ticket when you get on the bus. Public transport in the form of bus, metro and tram in Prague is carried out by DPP, they also offer tickets for one day (110 CZK) and three days (310 CZK).

During the night bus number 510 runs between Prague Airport and the city every 30 minutes. For larger luggage you will need to buy an additional ticket that costs 16 CZK, hand luggage is free of charge.

Please consult buses to and from Prague Airport and website DPP for more information.

Bus services

AE Airport Express to Prague

The bus AE Airport Express bus is a better choice if you want to get to the city centre or central station Praha Hlavní nádraží without any transfers. The main railway station of Prague is located in the east of the city centre and is served by Prague Metro Line C. The bus departs every 10 to 30 minutes from Terminal 1 to the terminus Hlavní nádraží (46 minutes). Getting on the bus is only possible at Terminal 1, getting off the bus is possible at both T1 and T2. The last bus from the airirport leaves at 21:00 hours. Travel time to Prague Airport is shorter, 30 minutes to Terminal 1 and 32 minutes to Terminal 2. The first bus from the main railway station departs at 05:30 hours.

Tickets
You can buy tickets for this bus service of Czech Railways (České dráhy) from the bus driver, children up to 5 years of age are free of charge. For baggage you don’t have to pay extra, buses are designed for large suitcases. Please consult website and timetable AE Airport Express for more information.

Prices Single Return
Adults 60 CZK 120 CZK
Children, 6 up to 14 years 30 CZK 60 CZK

TIP: If you want to use public transport (including AE Airport Express) during your stay in Prague and have free access to top attractions such as the Prague Castle (Pražský hrad) and the Jewish Museum, you can use the Prague Card for 24, 48 or 72 hours. Also the two-hour Historical Prague Bus Tour is included in the price.

Tickets

Prague Castle 2.5-Hour Tour Including Admission Ticket

€ 35

Explore spectacular Prague Castle and visit St. Vitus Cathedral, St. George’s Basilica, and Golden Lane. Take a tram ride up to the castle from the city’s Lesser Town, and learn about more than 10 centuries of the Czech capital’s history.

Prague Castle Ticket and Introductory Overview

€ 16

A trip to Prague would not be complete without visiting the magnificent Prague Castle. Get advice on how to lessen your wait in the security line, avoid queuing in the standard ticket line to purchase tickets and get a short introduction to the complex.

Lobkowicz Palace and Prague Castle Entrance Tickets

€ 21

This self-guided tour includes five of Prague’s most important sites, St. Vitus Cathedral, Golden Lane, Old Royal Palace, St. Georg's Basilica at Prague Castle, and the private museum in Lobkowicz Palace.

Activities

Prague: 4-Hour Segway and Scooter Tour with Lunch and Drinks

€ 65

See the best of Prague on an all-inclusive "Grand Tour" by Segway and eScooter. Experience the city from a different perspective and marvel at monuments such as Prague Castle and the Franz Kafka Museum. Learn the history of the city from your guide.

Best of Prague By Foot and Bus, and 1-Hour River Cruise

€ 35.55

See the best of Prague by land and water on a combined 3.5-hour bus, boat and walking tour. Marvel at the monuments of Old Town, Lesser Town and the Prague Castle complex. Cruise the Vltava River, and enjoy stunning views from the boat’s upper deck.

Prague Beer Tour: 3 Hours with Unlimited Tastings

€ 50

Visit 3 of Prague’s mini-breweries and taste their special beers, in a city that's known for its beer. Explore the sights of Prague with your guide and learn all about the brewing from experts. Enjoy unlimited beers at the last stop on this 3-hour tour!

Tours and transport

Prague Highlights 3-Hour Bus and Walking Tour

€ 30.76

Enjoy a panoramic tour of Prague by sightseeing bus and see iconic landmarks, such as the Prague Castle, St. Vitus Cathedral and Charles Bridge. The program also includes a guided walk around the Old Town, where you’ll visit the famous Astronomical Clock.

Prague: 3-Hour Walking Tour of Old Town & Prague Castle

€ 25

The Astronomical Clock in Old Town Square, Charles Bridge, Prague Castle, and the Church of St. Nicholas are just some of the Prague icons you’ll see on this guided walking tour. Embark alongside your passionate guide who will tell you the whole story.

Prague: 3-Hour Old Town and Prague Castle Tour in German

€ 23

Go on a 3-hour guided walking tour through Prague's old town, visit the Jewish quarter and discover the Prague Castle. Travel back in time and learn more about the legends and the historical background of the city.

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