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March 31, 2017
Traveling and Transportation
How to get there
Vaclav Havel Airport Prague
Vaclav Havel Airport Prague handles flights from within Europe and from overseas. It is located 30 – 45 minutes by car from the centre of Prague. There are good connections between the airport and the city centre by public transport, buses and taxis.
Airport information – nonstop phone line
An airport shuttle service can be ordered via the website or on 800 870 888.
Public Transport from/to the Prague Airport
Bus stops are situated in front of the Arrival Hall of Terminal 2.
Airport Express Bus: Prague Airport – Prague Main Train Station (metro line C) – 35 min
Bus 119: Prague Airport – Nadrazi Veleslavin (metro
line A) – 15 min
Public Transport Ticket Sale
How to get tho the venue
By metro (subway)
Prague has a sophisticated underground, tram and bus transportation system. During peak hours trains run every 1 or 2 minutes and during off-peak hours at least every 10 minutes. Metro operates daily from 5 a.m. to 12 p.m. The Prague Metro network consists of 3 lines designated by letters and differentiated in colour: A - green colour (Depo Hostivar station – Nemocnice Motol station), B - yellow colour (Cerny most station - Zlicin station), C - red colour (Letnany station - Haje station), with transfers possible at Museum station (lines A and C), Mustek station (lines A and B), Florenc station (lines B and C).
Closest metro station is "Hlavni nádraží" which lies on the line C. It is in walking distance to the University of Economics cca 20 minutes.
University of Economics is also located near bus station "Náměstí Winstona Churchilla" bus No. 135, or Tram station "Husinecká" by tram No. 5, 9, 15.
For more information about Prague public transportation, visit www.dpp.cz/en/
When taking a taxi, make sure the taxi is equipped with a permanently installed yellow roof lamp with the TAXI sign in black letters. The registration number, company name and price list including the base rate, rate per kilometre and one-minute-waiting rate must be displayed on both front doors of the cab. These prices must correspond with the prices set on the meter in the cab. Customers are recommended to order a taxi with non-stop dispatching offices where the information on fares is available in advance. In the city centre taxis are easy to get from the street but we strongly recommend to use hotel taxis or book taxis by phone through the radio taxi service e.g. AAA (+ 420 14 014), City taxi (+420 257 257 257) or Speed cars (+420 224 234 234).
Boarding charge: approximately 40 CZK.
Journeys within the city: approximately 28 CZK/ 1 kilometre. Do not board the taxi without finding out if there is a fixed rate.
Participants arriving by car are advised to use their hotels' parking lots and use public transport to reach the conference venue. It is located in the centre of the city with a very limitited parking possibilities.
Prague Transportation - Getting around
The most recent information on Pragues' transportation system can be found on the official website: www.dpp.cz
The Prague Metro network consists of 3 lines designated by letters and differentiated in colour: A - green colour (Depo Hostivař station - Dejvicka station), B - yellow colour (Cerny most station - Zlicin station), C - red colour (Letňany - Haje station), with transfers possible at Museum station (lines A and C), Mustek station (lines A and B), Florenc station (lines B and C). Metro operates daily from 5 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Daytime operation is from 4:30 a.m. to 24:00 a.m. Night-time operation is from 00:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m. and is provided by tram numbers 51 to 58 with traffic intervals of 30 minutes. The central transfer-station for night-time lines is Lazarska stop. Complete am schedules are located at individual stops or online.
The daytime and night-time operation of buses is similar to tram operation. Night-time service is provided by bus numbers 501 to 514. Complete bus schedules are located at individual stops or online.
Prague City Transport Fares
Travelling by city transport is possible with a valid ticket only. Passengers have to obtain their tickets before boarding the vehicle or entering the Metro system. The ticket is valid only if marked in the validation appliance.
Click here to see detailed information on public transport fares.
The validity of tickets can be checked by the transit inspection of Prague public transport company at any time during travel or stay in the Metro system. The ticket inspector is entitled to ask the passenger to produce his or her valid ticket, to confiscate invalid tickets, and to collect a penalty (1500 CZK, if paid at once 800 CZK) in case of travel without a valid ticket. In case of unpaid freight / luggage the inspector collects a penalty (200 CZK, if paid at once 100 CZK). To prove their identity, inspectors produce yellow-and-red badges. They issue receipts for the penalty amounts.
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