Travel information

Thanks to its location in the heart of Europe, Prague is easily accessible from all the major European airports.

The Václav Havel Airport Prague is one of the busiest in Central Europe. It offers visitors of Prague a direct connection to around 130 destinations in Europe, Asia, Africa and North America.

For more information please visit Václav Havel Airport Prague.

Public transportation

Prague has one of the best public transportation systems in Europe. The subway, trams, and buses are used by two-thirds of Prague's population and cover the majority of the city and outskirts. The metro especially makes getting around town a breeze since it enables you to cover long distances in a matter of minutes. If you can't continue to your destination on foot, you'll be able to catch a tram or bus from near the subway station.

The Prague public transport mobile app can be download at

How to get from Prague airport to the conference venue by public transport

Take trolley bus or bus number 59 to its terminal stop Nádraží Veleslavín. Once there, take metro line A to the Mustek station (6 stops) then change to line B and continue to Karlovo namesti station (2 stops).

The Emmaus Abbey is situated 400m from the Metro station Line B „Karlovo náměstí“. map

Travel time: 45 minutes, ticket price: 40 CZK (valid for 90 minutes). Tickets can be purchased in following ways:

  • In information centers and yellow vending machines at metro stations 
  • In every tram (only by contactless credit/debit card) and bus (only from driver, it is slightly more expensive)
  • In newspapers shops 
  • In the new mobile application PID Lítačka

We recommend that you find the public transport stop near to your planned accommodation. You can also find other transport links here.

By taxi

Taxi is much more expensive than public transport and it is only a little faster. It is reasonable to use taxis only for night arrivals/departures, when trolley bus or bus line 59 does not operate.

Only official airport taxis (Uber) are allowed to operate at the airport. You can find taxis in front of the arrival halls of both terminals. Moe information about the Uber service you can find at

How to get from the main railway station to the congress venue

From the railway station (Hlavni nadrazi) take metro line C (red line) to Florenc station (1 stop) then change to line B and continue to Karlovo namesti station (4 stops).

Travel time: 15 minutes, ticket price: 30 CZK (valid for 30 minutes).