Transportation

Public regional transport and municipal mass transit

When travelling in and around Pilsen, the Integrated Pilsen Transportation (IDP) project makes it possible to use a single proof of payment that is valid throughout the entire system. The price of the ticket depends on the zone where the person is travelling. The inner "P" zone includes a total of eight cities and towns (Dýšina, Chrást, Kyšice, Pilsen, Smědčice, Starý Plzenec, Tlučná and Vejprnice), and the external "Z" zone is made up of 36 towns. The municipal mass transit system in Pilsen is composed of three tram lines, six trolleybus lines, 24 bus lines serving Pilsen and the suburbs, and three night bus lines.

Interactive map of public transport available here.

Journey planner available here.

Road transportation

Pilsen is well connected to the road network due to its location on the D5 motorway linking the Czech capital of Prague to Germany, where the motorway joins the A6 Autobahn at the Rozvadov/Waidhaus border crossing. The A6 leads from the Czech border through Germany and all the way to France.

Public international transportation

Bus lines connect Pilsen with the following major European cities: Amsterdam, Barcelona, Bern, Bonn, Brussels, Frankfurt am Main, Luxembourg, London, Madrid, Munich, Paris, Rotterdam, Stuttgart, Zürich and more. International EuroCity and InterCity trains link up Pilsen with: Bern, Dortmund, Frankfurt am Main, Cologne, Košice, Munich, Nuremberg, Stuttgart, Zürich and Žilina.

Shuttle bus

Please be informed that for your convenience shuttle buses from the city centre and from Parkhotel to the EAA Annual Meeting venue and back are provided in peak hours. The buses are branded with EAA Annual Meeting logo. Please do not forget to wear your name badge.

Time schedule on 5, 6 and 7 September 2013:

in the morning between 7:45 and 8:45
Route No. 1: Museum of West Bohemia (Kopeckého sady 2) – University Campus (Univerzit­ní 26)
Route No. 2: Parkhotel (U Borského parku 31) – University Campus (Univerzitní 26)

in the afternoon between 18:15 and 19:15
Route No. 1: University Campus (Univerzitní 26) – Museum of West Bohemia (Kopeckého sady 2)
Route No. 2: University Campus (Univerzitní 26) – Parkhotel (U Borského parku 31)