City of Prague is for its convenient location one of the best starting points for conducting trips to other countries in Europe. It is a modern capital and is connected with other cities through sophisticated network of transport options. To get to neighbouring states of Germany, Poland, Austria and Slovakia it is way cheaper and easier to use train than plane. For travelling further students find it easier to use buses or airplanes, the choice is usually a price-based one.
- Transport around Prague
Before planning your trip outside of Prague, you probably need to orient yourself at least a bit in the system of Prague’s public transportation (MHD). It uses mutually connected network of trams, buses and three metro lines to get you almost anywhere within a reasonable amount of time. Find your way here
- Trains + buses
In the Czech Republic railways are operated solely by state-owned company, Czech Railways (České dráhy). To plan your trip just type in station of departure and arrival (usually the same as the city) and specify time you want to go. Keep in mind that this page works perfect only within Czech Republic. If you plan your train trips to go abroad you should check with transport companies in states you are going to be passing through. Plan your train trip here
Buses are other of the common ways to travel. For travelling by bus within Czech Republic, public transportation is one of the options. To plan your trip with public transportation bus click here.
Czech students, but also other people travelling abroad use very often the services of company called Student Agency. Their yellow buses travel from and to multiple locations within western and eastern Europe for very reasonable prices and also offer quality standards (movies, music, hot beverages etc.) To plan your trip with Student Agency click here
Another option is Flixbus. This company connects Prague to 188 European cities. On board the passengers can use free Wi-Fi and electric sockets. To plan your trip with Flixbus click here.
There is no need to remind the upsides of travelling by plane. Here are links to some of the most popular internet flight ticket portals. All of the flights leave from Ruzyně airport, directions how to get there using public transportation system are to be found here. Student Agency offers also cheap tickets in addition to their bus transportation option.