Cheap Flights to Prague

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When is the best time to fly to Prague?

Peak Season:

Prague isn't renowned for its sun and hot weather, and the weather can swiftly change without much notice. Summers usually rank around the low 20°C but this can change to be chilly or hot and sticky. July is plagued as the rainiest month of the year, and May offers the Prague Spring Classical Music Festival. Flights to Prague for this time can be expensive so book in advance to save money on your flight tickets. Christmas is a hugely popular time,so you will struggle to find cheap flights to Prague then. There is a beautiful Christmas market on leading up to the big day and the square is boldly lit up and decorated.

Off Season:

The best time for a flight to Prague is around September or early October. A lot of the visiting tourists have either left or not yet arrived meaning cheap flights to Prague are easier to come by. Flights to Prague are generally cheap due to its short flight time, however from September onwards you can normally find bargains on flight tickets.

When is the best time to book a flight to Prague?

Depending when you want to travel, you should always book your flights in advance to save the most money. Easter, Christmas and the peak summer months make cheap flights to Prague a lot harder to find, so if you're flexible with your dates you have a much higher chance of saving money. Cheap flights to Prague are normally readily available from around late September onwards due to school terms restarting and the peak season coming to an end, so flights then can sometimes be booked just a few weeks before.  If you can, try to sit on the left side of the plane to get views of the city as you land.

How long is the flight to Prague?

Flights from London (All airports) to Prague - 1 hour 50 minutes

Flights from Manchester to Prague - 2 hours 05 minutes

Flights from Liverpool to Prague - 1 hours 55 minutes

Flights from Glasgow to Prague - 3 hours 55 minutes

Which airlines operate flights to Prague?

Air France, Air Berlin, Ryanair and British Airways are just four of the many airlines that operate flights to Berlin. Flights to Berlin are quite easy to get your hands on thanks to the airlines all competing for the best prices. If you compare a few then, although the price might end up similar with any airline, you'll get the chance to make a saving on your flight tickets.

How to get from the airport to the city centre?

There is no direct metro line connecting the airport to the city, which leaves only a taxi or bus services. A taxi is a lot more money, Prague in general is expensive so trying to pinch a few pennies when you land is advisable. The most convenient option is to get the Airport Express Bus or public bus to the city. If you need to connect at the train station then the Airport Express bus is the best option, otherwise speak with the bus driver for the best option to get to your accommodation or the city centre. You can also get a bus to the metro line and continue from there although the Airport Express bus to the train station, and then from there to the city centre is the more common choice.

Prague insider information

While you're exploring Prague you might want a good place to drink, so make sure to take a look at some of the best bars in Prague.

On the subject of drinks, if you're in Prague in May you have to experience the annual Czech beer festival.

While not alone on the list, Prague certainly gives its reasons for ranking on the best Christmas markets in Europe.

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How much do things cost in Prague?

Pack of Marlboro cigarettes
R 57.17
Large bottle of water
R 7.40
Bottle of wine
R 68.60
Bottle of local beer (0.5 litre)
R 9.25
3 course meal for 2
R 400.16
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 litre)
R 17.61
Cheap meal
R 74.31
Imported beer (0.33 litre)
R 25.72
Clothing & Shoes
Pair of jeans
R 933.25
Pair of Nike shoes
R 1059.54
Taxi - fixed fee
R 22.87
1 hour taxi waiting fee
R 205.79
Petrol (1 litre)
R 17.60
One-way ticket (local transport)
R 13.72
How much does an apartment cost in Prague?
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre
R 6801
3 bedroom apartment in city centre
R 16143
3 bedroom apartment outside of centre
R 11400
1 bedroom apartment in city centre
R 9112

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