The Prague metro network consists of 3 lines designated by letters and differentiated in colour: A – green line (Depo Hostivař station – Nemocnice Motol station), B – yellow line (Černý most station – Zličín station), C – red line (Letňany station – Háje station), with transfers possible at Muzeum station (lines A and C), Můstek station (lines A and B), and Florenc station (lines B and C). The metro operates daily from 5 a.m. till midnight. The Prague Congress Centre is located right next to “Vyšehrad” station – red line C.
Daytime operation is from 4:30 a.m. till midnight. Night-time operation is from 12:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m. and is provided by tram numbers 91 to 99 with intervals 30 of minutes. The central transfer station for night trams is Lazarská stop. Tram schedules are located at individual stops.
The daytime and night-time operation of buses is similar to tram operation. Night-time service is provided by bus numbers 901 to 916. Bus schedules are located at individual stops.
Find a connection at spojeni.dpp.cz or download the mobile app “PID Lítačka”
Prague City Transport Fares
Travelling by city transport is only possible with a valid ticket. Passengers have to obtain their tickets before boarding the vehicle or entering the Metro system. The ticket is valid only if stamped in the validation device.
Standard ticket: 40 CZK = ca 1.58 €
Short-term ticket: 30 CZK = ca 1.18 €
A standard ticket is valid for 90 minutes and a short-term ticket for 30 minutes after being stamped.
One-day (24-hour) ticket: 120 CZK = about 4.73 €
3-day (72-hour) ticket: 330 CZK = about 13 €
These tickets are valid for all the city transport facilities and allow transfers. On such a ticket, the owner’s name and date of birth have to be filled in. The ticket is valid from the moment it is stamped. These tickets can be bought in the Information Centres of the Prague Information Service (PIS).
For more details visit www.dpp.cz/en/fares-in-prague
The validity of tickets can be checked by the ticket inspectors of Dopravní podnik (The Prague Public Transit Company) at any time during travel or while located in the Metro system. The ticket inspector is entitled to ask the passenger to produce his or her valid ticket, to confiscate invalid tickets, and to collect a fine (1500 CZK = approx. 59 €, if paid at once 1000 CZK= approx. 39.4 €) in case of travel without a valid ticket. In case of unpaid luggage, the inspector collects a fine of 50 CZK. To prove their identity, inspectors produce yellow-and-red badges. They issue receipts for the fine amounts.