Flights to Prague and other ways to travel there
it can be as quick as a 2 hours flight from the UK and as cheap as 80 £. Low cost airlines have dramatically lowered costs to get to Prague. Usually, it is better to book in advance to get the best fares. All of these arrive in Prague Ruzyne airport, 45 minutes away from the center. Depending on where you live, you can choose from the following airlines :
East Midlands: www.easyjet.com
Nottingham East Midlands: www.bmibaby.com
Oslo, Trondheim: www.norwegian.com
Stuttgart, Köln : www.germanwings.com
Caution: Volare encountered financial difficulties and does not fly anymore
Paris: www.skyeurope.com Caution: Skyeurope has filed bankruptcy protection against its creditors. They ensure that all flights will take place as planned.
It seems true for now, but the Orly airport has stopped one of their flights because Skyeurope owes them money.
So if you plan to fly with them, shortly before you go to the airport, make sure with them and the airport that the flight will leave as planned.
East of France: Bale-Mulhouse: www.easyjet.com
- Holland :
- Switzerland :
www.swiss.com and www.flybaboo.com
a cheap and flexible solution if you come from continental Europe. You can check www.eurolines.com
it can be a good solution if you arrive from continental Europe.
- Once in Prague, you will not need your car any more because most of the sightseeing and entertainment are concentrated in a small pedestrian area, so choose a good accomodation in the center (with Rentego !) and put your car in a safe parking (as there are many car thefts). Budget about 500 CZK/24hrs.You can check your itinerary and travel time at www.viamichelin.com
might be a good solution if you arrive from one of neighbouring countries (Austria, Germany, Poland). Until now trains are not very competitive from further destinations.