Transport Tickets & Travel Cards
The transport tickets and travel passes are valid for all of Prague’s public transport system. Depending on the number of days in the city and where your accommodation is located, you can decide which pass is most convenient for you.
The basic ticket is valid for 90 minutes after validating it at one of the yellow vending machines; therefore, visitors can combine several means of transportation or various lines during the 90 minutes (ie: metro with metro, metro with tram, tram with bus etc. All combinations are possible). The ticket costs Kč 40 (US$ 1.80).
This ticket is valid for the tram and bus for 20 minutes with the possibility of transfers between different types of transport. It's valid for 30 minutes and a distance of 5 stations on the metro.
This ticket costs Kč 30 (US$ 1.30) and is a good way of saving money on certain journeys.
Luggage transport ticket
If you're travelling with luggage, you'll have to purchase an extra luggage transport ticket for Kč 20 (US$ 0.90) per suitcase. Backpacks and handbags don't require this ticket.
1-day transport ticket
You can purchase a 1-day transport ticket for Kč 120 (US$ 5.30) that'll allow you to use unlimited transport in Prague for 24 hours. If you’re staying in the outskirts this might be the best option to get around the city.
3-day transport ticket
This ticket is similar to the one above, but it's valid for 3 days.
These tickets cost Kč 330 (US$ 14.70) and are valid for 72 hours.