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Getting to the conference venue

The The Hotel Floret, Květnové náměstí 391, 252 43 Průhonice, is located at the outskirts of Prague, approx. 15 km southeast from the Prague city centre.

Prague map

From the airport

By taxi

The route by taxi takes approximately 40 min. There are two official taxi providers from the airport, see https://www.prg.aero/en/taxi for contact details. The cost should be around 1200 CZK (45 EUR).
Alternatively, you can call a taxi of your choice by phone or use Uber or Bold (Taxify) but keep in mind that only the two official providers can use the taxi rank in front of the main building. Short-term parking lots are convenient for meeting alternative taxis: one is located directly in front of Terminal 2 Departures (2nd floor, use lift or escalators), another in front of Terminal 1 Departures at a distance about 30 m from the main building (behind the official taxi rank and a bus stop).

By public transport

It takes typically 80 minutes and you have to change three times. The total cost is 40 CZK (1.50 EUR), a 40 CZK ticket can be bought from a ticket-vending machine or at the public transport information desk at the airport. The ticket should be validated on entering the first carriage. More information can be found at https://www.prg.aero/en/public-transport-buses.

You can find a connection at http://spojeni.dpp.cz/ConnForm.aspx?cl=E5. This is an example of the found connection data:

Bus stops are located in front of each terminal. You take a bus 119 till the end stop (Nádraží Veleslavín) where you change to green metro A. At the Muzeum station you change to red metro C. At the Opatov station, you take a bus 363 or 385.

How to find the Opatov bus stop, direction Průhonice

At the Opatov station (metro red line C), after leaving the platform and climbing up the stairs, keep on the right-hand side.

Before you reach the exit from the building, turn right and use the escalator.

Continue to the bus platform.

Use the bus 363 or 385.

In the buses serving Prague outskirts, passengers are obliged to board through the front door and display a valid ticket to the bus driver.

Be careful NOT to get off the bus too early the right stop is the 5th one in Průhonice (including one request stop where the bus does not always stop).

From the bus stop Průhonice, follow the way to Hotel Floret or Parkhotel:

Bus timetables Opatov—Průhonice:

How to get there by car

Průhonice is located along the Exit 6 of the principal highway D1 connecting Prague and Brno. To reach the Floret hotel parking, use the map below. At the gate, collect a ticket. Before checking out, ask the organizers or at the hotel reception desk for instructions.

Floret hotel parking

How to get back to the airport

The program on Thursday, 20 June was organized in Kaiserštejnský Palace, Malostranské náměstí 23/37, Prague 1, a baroque building from 1714. The venue is in the very centre of Prague so that the transport will be considerably simpler. A taxi to the airport will cost around 500 CZK (20 EUR). Green metro line A, Malostranská station, is within walking distance. After getting off at Nádraží Veleslavín, you take a bus 119 which terminates at the airport. The ticket cost is 32 CZK (1.20 EUR).