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.
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.
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How much is a taxi from Prague airport to city centre? The average price of a taxi ride from Prague airport to the city centre of Prague is 694 CZK (27€). Without traffic, the journey will take approximately 35 minutes.
Since the Czech Republic was established in 1993 its official currency has been Korunas (abbreviated as Kč ) sometimes also referred to as Czech crowns . Notes come in 100, 200, 500, 1,000, 2,000 and 5,000 denominations.
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 .
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.
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).
Despite rising wages and soaring flat prices, Prague is still one of Europe’s cheapest tourist destinations, according to a new 2019 report from the UK’s Post Office.
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.
Options include Ryanair from London Stansted (STN), easyJet from London Gatwick (GTW) and Wizz Air’s London Luton (LTN) service. British Airways also offers Prague flights with business class facilities from London Heathrow (LHR).
The currency in Prague is the Czech Crown (CZK). Some hotels, shops and restaurants accept Euros as well, but many only take Czech Crowns. Czech Crown (CZK) currency converter. At current exchange rates 1000 CZK = £34/€38/$48.
There are 43 (direct) flights between London and Prague per week, averaging 6 per day.