Václav Havel Airport Prague (Czech: Letiště Václava Havla Praha), formerly Prague Ruzyně International Airport (Czech: Mezinárodní letiště Praha -Ruzyně, Czech pronunciation: [ˈpraɦa ˈruzɪɲɛ]) (IATA: PRG , ICAO: LKPR), is the international airport of Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic.
In Czech Republic there are currently 5 international airports , in majority of cases flying to Prague airport is the best option, but in some case the smaller airport might be an alternative option.
There is no other civil airport in Prague ; however, Prague has three smaller airports and several landing areas for helicopters. These are located at airports and in hospital compounds.
Prague-Ruzyne Airport offers nonstop flights to 27 cities. Every week, at least 2 domestic flights and 360 international flights depart from Prague-Ruzyne Airport. Pardubice Airport offers nonstop flights to 2 cities. Every week, at least 2 international flights depart from Pardubice Airport.
Prague can be a very cheap city to visit but it can also be very expensive . It depends where you pull out your wallet. Because there are so many tourists and almost all of them visit the same few sites, it is just good business sense for a shop or restaurant owner to raise their prices and collect as much as they can.
Ryanair offers 19 lines in total, including Brussels / Charleroi (twice daily), Dublin (daily) and London / Stansted (three times a day) from Václav Havel Airport Prague .
The distance between Prague airport and the city centre of Prague is approximately 18 km .
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May 2012– After consultation with linguists, the official name was published, after deciding that with regard to the international clientele of the airport the name to be used is VÁCLAV HAVEL AIRPORT PRAGUE , in the Czech version LETIŠTĚ VÁCLAVA HAVLA PRAHA.
The AE Express service is the fastest and most convenient way to get between Prague airport and the city centre . Tickets cost €2.34 for a one-way adult ticket and it takes around 25-40 minutes depending on traffic.
Most Ryanair flights departs from Terminal 1 , although Terminal 3 is also used.
The company operating the airport is Letiště Praha, a. s. , a joint-stock company that has one shareholder, the Ministry of Finance. The company was founded in February 2008, as part of a privatization process involving the Správa Letiště Praha , s.p. (state enterprise).
Top 10 Things to Avoid in Prague Sightseeing. Wasting Time Waiting for the Cuckoo. Charles Bridge in the Middle of the Day. Getting around. Getting Pickpocketed on the 22 Tram. Getting Ripped off by Taxis. Shopping and money. Tacky Souvenir Shops. Rip-off Exchange Offices. U Fleku’s Pushy Waiters. Wenceslas Square Sausages. Restaurants on Old Town Square.
The Czech Republic (official short name: Czechia) is a party to the Schengen Agreement. This means that U.S. citizens may enter the Czech Republic for up to 90 days for tourist or business purposes without a visa . You will need a visa for longer stays or to work for any period of time in the Czech Republic .
The cheapest ticket to the Czech Republic from the United States found in the last 72 hours was $17 one-way, and $372 round-trip. The most popular route is Newark to Václav Havel Prague and the cheapest round-trip airline ticket found on this route in the last 72 hours was $433.