Prague Funicular and Chairlift

Prague FunicularFunicular Railway to Petřín

The funicular to the top of Petřín Hill starts at the Újezd tram stop (trams 9, 12, 15, 20, 22, 23) in Malá Strana and runs daily from 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. (11:20 p.m. from November to March) in 10-15 min. intervals. To take the funicular, use the same public transport ticket as you would on trams or the metro (see Tickets & Passes).

The funicular is out of service due to regular maintenance for about three weeks in the fall (usually in October).

Prague ZOO Chairlift

The chairlift at the Prague ZOO runs from the end of March until the end of December, daily from May through September, daily except Tuesdays in April and October, and on some days of the week in the remaining months. One ride costs 25 Kč. Tickets are sold in ticket machines at both ends of the line.

myCZ tip: Online Schedules and Connections
You can look up the Petřín funicular schedules at The names of the stops are 'Ujezd LD' (bottom of the hill) and 'Petrin LD' (top of the hill).