Prague Main Train Station DPP Booth
Prague Main Train Station DPP Booth

The Prague Three Day Travel Pass

The Prague Three Day Travel Pass

Last Updated: Jan 17, 2018 @ 2:36 pm with 6638 views

Prague Three Day Travel Pass

Prague Three Day Travel Pass

You’re probably deciding whether or not you’ll need to use Prague Public Transport and then whether you’ll need the long-term Litacka (for minimum 1 month), the Prague three day travel pass or single tickets. This page deals with the Prague three day travel pass which at the time of writing cost CZK310 and is pictured left. NOTE: if you are travelling with children under 6 (document required to prove age) then they travel for free. If your child is 6 or over but has not had their 15th birthday then for free travel they must have a Litacka card.

Why Would You Want It?

  1. For a start, if you are planning on taking more than 13 short trips (CZK24 max 30 mins) or more than 10 longer trips (CZK32 max 60 mins in the centre of town extending to 90 mins outside the P0 area) then the Prague Three Day Travel Pass will save you money.
  2. For me the big advantage is not having to dig around for change for the ticket machines.
  3. You don’t need a CZK16 Luggage Ticket (from/to the airport or train station.

Where Can You Buy the Prague Three Day Travel Pass?

The larger metro stations like Muzeum and Mustek will sell it as will Prague Tourist Information Centres but my advice is to stop at the Prague Main Train Station. When you go into the concourse head over to the left side (north) and you’ll see the DPP Ticket Booth pictured at the top of this page. They accept both credit card and cash and are open 7am to 9pm. If there’s a queue for tickets and you can pay in cash then go further to your left and down towards the escalators where you’ll find the “Tourist Point” which is open 10am to 10pm. At the bottom of Wenceslas Square to one side of the Hotel Liberty is an entry to the Mustek metro station. Go down the stairs and immediately to your left is a DPP office which has the same opening times as the booth at the station and accepts both cash and credit cards.

How Do I Validate It?

It’s like a regular single ticket in that it has a blank space at the bottom. When you first enter the Public Transport system (DPP) then put this ticket into the yellow box with the blank space facing UP and INSIDE the box. You’ll hear the stamping sound. Check that it’s clearly visible and you now have 72 hours of travel.

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  1. Hello,
    I will be travelling with my wife and 2 children aged 9 and 14. If I buy 2 3 day passes, will my children travel with us for free, or I have to buy tickets for them ?

    1. Hi Gurhan, if you have a 24 hour or 72 hour pass then from age 6 to 15 the child rate applies i.e. for maximum 30 minutes they need a CZK12 ticket and for maximum 60 minutes they need a CZK16 ticket. The free child transport only works with the Litacka travel pass which is for a minimum of 1 month.

  2. Hello, arrive in Prague Airport and I just would to know about merto for travel pass 2 days as i have a Disabled person railcard deaf ,that for travel bus, bus plus, merto. How much?
    Thank you

    1. Hi Paul, as far as I know there is no special dispensation for foreign disabled people. There is no 2 day pass. In your case it would work out cheaper to buy 2x 24 hour passes as that works out to CZK220 as opposed to CZK310 for the 72 hour pass. The DPP pass covers all metro, tram and bus routes in the city limit. Outside of that you have zones and you pay that in cash if using a bus.

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