Travel tips

General advice

 

Public transport search in Czechia

The best public transport search engine in Czechia is called IDOS. You can find there all timetables for your travel within Czechia and as well within Brno.

IDOS

Brno public transport

Brno has a wide network of public transport services and they are operating 24/7.

You can buy tickets

  • from any of the yellow ticket vending machines located at various stops throughout the city
  • at information centres, stations, and newsagents
  • via SMS
  • via mobile app
  • directly in the vehicle with your contactless credit card

Full price list

Network plans of Brno public transport

Taxis

There is plenty of affordable taxi companies in Brno. You can use local companies like City taxi, Top1taxi or others and you can also use mobile app services such asi Liftago or Bolt.

How to travel to Brno

By plane

Brno International Airport

The Brno International Airport provides flights to and from Prague, London, Munich, Eindhoven and other destinations. It’s located 12 km/20 minutes from the city center and you can easily take a taxi or the express bus (no. 76). The bus stop is located directly outside the airport entrance and the express bus goes to Hlavní Nádraží (Brno’s central railway station).

Vienna

The easiest transportation from Vienna airport to Brno is provided by bus operator RegioJet offering 8 connections daily from Vienna to Brno from 13 EUR one way. The station is located directly outside the airport terminal. Travel duration is approximately 2.5 hours. Tickets are available online. International buses stop at the bus station opposite the Grand Hotel (Brno) near Hlavní Nádraží (Brno’s central railway station).

Prague

The easiest transportation from Prague to Brno is provided by bus operator RegioJet offering 36 connections daily from Prague to Brno from 8 EUR one way. Travel duration is approximately 2.5 hours (4 hours including a possible transfer in Prague). Tickets are available online. Buses stop at the bus station opposite the Grand Hotel (Brno) near Hlavní Nádraží (Brno’s central railway station).

By car

Brno has highway connections with Prague (route D1, approx. 200 km) and Bratislava (Slovak Republic) (route D2, approx. 120 km). From Vienna use routes A5, B7 (Austria), and 52 (Czech Republic).

For travel on highways in the Czech Republic, Slovac Republic or Austria, an electronic vignette is necessary. Vignettes can be purchased at  at edalnice.cz, branches of the Czech Post, some petrol stations, and in kiosks at border crossings.

By bus

The Brno main bus station "UAN Zvonarka" lies near the city centre and is accessible from most Central European capitals.

By train

The Brno central railway station lies directly in the city centre. Trains between Prague and Brno operate in 1-hour intervals. Brno is also easily accessible by direct trains from Vienna, Bratislava, Berlin or Budapest, which operate several times a day.

How to travel to Faculty of Education

From bus station

Bus no. 84:

  • direction Židenice, Stará osada,
  • enter at the bust stop Autobusové nádraží exit at the bus stop Poříčí 
  • from the tram stop Poříčí, the faculty buildings (Poříčí 7 a 9) are approximately 1 minute away by walk

From train station

Tram no. 2:

  • direction Modřice, smyčka
  • enter at the tram stop Hlavní nádraží – exit at the tram stop Poříčí,
  • from the tram stop Poříčí, the faculty buildings (Poříčí 7 a 9) are approximately 1 minute away by walk

From city centre (Česká street)

Tram no. 5:

  • direction Ústřední hřbitov, smyčka,
  • enter at the tram stop Česká  – exit at the tram stop Poříčí,
  • from the tram stop Poříčí, the faculty buildings (Poříčí 7 a 9) are approximately 1 minute away by walk

Tram no. 6:

  • direction Starý Lískovec,
  • nástup na stanici Česká – výstup na stanici Poříčí,
  • enter at the tram stop Česká  – exit at the tram stop Poříčí,
  • from the tram stop Poříčí, the faculty buildings (Poříčí 7 a 9) are approximately 1 minute away by walk

Map of Brno city centre

Acomodation

Orea hotel

Guests of the meeting will have a discount at the Orea Congress Hotel


Terms and Conditions

The rate would be valid until 27.8.2021. Until then, rooms could be booked. After that date we will accept further bookings subject to availability.

The possibility to cancel the reservation free of charge by individual participants is 1 day before arrival

More info

University acomodation

Hotels

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