Public Transportation Tickets and Passes
The Prague public transport system uses two
types of single-trip tickets:
Children 6-15 years: 12 CZK
Children under 6: free
Children 6-15 years: 16 CZK
Children under 6:
If necessary, you can buy a 90-minute ticket directly from the driver for 40 CZK.
Both tickets can be used on any type of public transportation
and allow transfers between lines (subway to subway, tram
to tram, etc.) and transfers between different types of transport (subway to tram,
tram to bus, etc.) for up to 30/90 minutes from validation.
Tickets are sold
through yellow ticket vending machines (also in English,
coins only), at ticket offices located at some metro stations,
at a Tabák/Trafika,
at some newsstands, and at tourist information centers.
You can also buy tickets by using your mobile
phone and sending the text message "DPT24" or "DPT32"
to the number 902 06. Your ticket will usually be sent to your
phone within one minute.
A ticket must be punched at the entrance
to the metro station and on the tram/bus to mark the start
of the validation period. If you requested a ticket by SMS, you must have received your ticket before you enter the vehicle or the paid zone on the subway.
There are several short-term and long-term
24-hour pass: 110 CZK (children 6-15 years: 55 CZK)
3-day pass (72 hours): 310 CZK
Monthly: 550 CZK
Quarterly: 1,480 CZK
Annual: 4,750 CZK
Passes can be used on any type of Prague
public transportation for the duration of the period for
which the pass is valid. Children under 6 ride free.
Short-term (tourist) passes are sold at ticket
offices located at some metro stations and at tourist information
centers. Long-term passes are sold at ticket offices at
some metro stations.
Ticket offices are located at many
metro stations (e.g. Dejvická, Hradčanská, Můstek, Florenc, Hlavní
nádraží, Nádraží Holešovice, Náměstí Míru)
and are usually open from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., some
are closed for lunch.
Online Schedules and Connections
You can look up Prague public transport schedules and connections on the
Prague Public Transit Co. website at dpp.cz.
Enter the names of your two stops in the From and To fields and you'll
get results for all types of Prague public transport that connect the two
Public transportation operates according to its Sunday schedule on Dec. 24 -
26 and on Easter Sunday and Monday.
Public Transit Co.