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Airports in Prague

Prague Vaclav Havel Airport (PRG)


Prague's Vaclav Havel Airport (formerly Ruzyne Airport) lies around 10 miles (16km) northwest of the city centre. There are two main terminals, so travellers should make a point of reading their tickets carefully and noting where they're arriving and departing from. Terminal 1 (T1) caters for flights outside of the EU's Schengen zone. Terminal 2 (T2) handles flights within the Schengen zone. Terminal 3 is reserved for private and charter flights. Vsitors heading downtown by car or taxi should expect the trip to take about 30 minutes, and an extra 20 minutes during rush hour (7-9am and 4-6pm).


The airport is situated 10 miles (16km) northwest of Prague.

Getting to the city

Minibus shuttles leave regularly for the city centre, and can drop passengers off at hotels throughout the city. The Airport Express provides the quickest transport to the train station. Public buses have regular services to all areas of Prague departing from the front of the arrivals hall. Public transportation fares are based on time of travel.


GMT +1 (GMT +2 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October).


Tel: +420 220 111 888.

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Prague Vaclav Havel Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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