Praha hlavni nadrazi is the main train station in Prague. It is the busiest railway station in the Czech Republic. The station is 5 minutes walk from Wenceslas Square and 15 minutes from the Old Town Square. Praha hlavni nadrazi opened in 1871.
There are four big train stations in Prague where all the important trains start or end their journeys: Main train station (Hlavní nádraží) – the biggest and busiest train station in Prague situated directly in the city centre.
Prague has one main station , Prague Hlavni – Hlavni means main in Czech, it’s often abbreviated to Praha hl.st. The station is a perfectly safe place to be even late at night. It’s a through station , not a terminus – trains head north for Berlin, south for Munich, Vienna & Budapest.
Information on the airport’s protective measures can be found HERE. Václav Havel Airport Prague is directly connected to Prague Main Railway Station (Praha hlavní nádraží), from where a direct transfer to train services running to destinations within the Czech Republic and abroad is possible.
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 rate of violent crime is low and most areas of Prague are safe to walk around even after dark. Be careful on Wenceslas Square. It is usually packed with tourists and the crowds make things easy for pickpockets. There have also been cases of trusting “love-seekers” being robbed of all their money at night .
To really see Prague, it’s best to visit for four to five days . That will allow you to see all the main sites and get a sense of the city’s culture.
Public transport in Prague is cheap, efficient and highly integrated. The easiest way to travel into Prague from Prague Airport is by taxi. But once in the city and checked into your hotel, it is simple to travel around by metro and tram.
Public Transportation to the Prague Airport Regular public transportation is the fastest and cheapest way to reach the city center. A 90-minute ticket costs 32 Kč ($1.46 USD) and is valid on all city buses, trams and the metro.
Vienna to Prague Train Information
|Avg. Train Duration||4 hours 3 minutes|
|Train Ticket Price:||14 €|
|Trains depart from:||Vienna|
|Trains arrive in:||Prague|
All Prague to Vienna trains are direct, depart from Hlavni Nadrazi train station and arrive at Wien Hbf . The Prague to Vienna train journey takes as little as 3 hours and 59 minutes to arrive in Vienna.
Prague Airport to Old Town taxi fare
|Airport – Old Town||1-4 passengers Saloon car||5-8 pasengers Minibus|
|From Prague Airport||590 CZK||800 CZK|
Unfortunately there is no direct metro or train connection to the city, leaving public buses and the Airport Express bus line as the only budget transport options from the airport to the city centre. For the fastest transport to the city centre or the nearest metro station it is recommended to use bus route no.
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.