Tickets

The tickets in Prague public transport can be used on any type of public transportation and allows transfers between lines (subway to subway, tram to tram, etc.) and types of transport (subway to tram, tram to bus, etc.).

Where to buy the tickets
Tickets in Prague
Ticket vending machines are installed at all Metro stations and at surface transport stops and are designed to buy single tickets.

Ticket offices at Metro stations offer a full assortment of tickets and are designed particularly to sell season tickets and tickets with optional commencement of validity period.



Basic Ticket Prices

  transfer non-transfer
Adult persons over 15 years 26 CZK 18 CZK
Children from 6 up to 15 years inclusive 19 CZK 9 CZK

Transfer Tickets
are valid for three fare zones and can be used 75 minutes. On working days from 08.00 PM to 05.00 AM and on Saturdays and Sundays round the clock such tickets can be used 90 minutes from validation.

Non-Transfer Tickets
could be applied to trams and buses 20 minutes allowing no change. On the Metro such tickets are valid for the distance of 5 stations from the station of validation (not including the station of validation) allowing to change between the lines A,B,C, but no longer than 30 minutes.

Free of charge

  • children up to 6 years old
  • prams with babies on trains of the Czech Railways
    only in folded condition - so-called "pushchairs"
  • animals (dogs) in containers
  • one ski-set with sticks
  • bicycles (only on the Metro)


Charge payable for carriage of various items

Charge payable for carriage of various items is paid by a transfer ticket for CZK 10.-. Validity of such ticket is identical to that of the ticket used by a passenger carrying the luggage (but no longer than 240 minutes). This charge is payable for carriage of items larger than 25 x 45 x 70cm (a bar over 150cm, a board over 100 x 100 x 5cm) and an empty pram. Season tickets of all types entitle their holders to a free of charge carriage of one of the items subject to the charge payable for carriage of luggage. Passenger may carry only items permitted by Contractual Transport Conditions.

Charge payable for carriage of a dog without a container (not allowed on the Metro) is identical to the price of a single transfer ticket for adult persons over 15 years. Charge payable for carriage of various items on trains of the Czech Railways is governed by provisions of the Railway Transportation Code. Season tickets do not entitle passengers to carry a dog without a container free of charge.

Season tickets valid for one or more days entitle passengers to carry free of charge one of the items subject to the charge for carriage of luggage (does not apply to carriage of animals).


 
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