Institute of Physics v.v.i
Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Na Slovance 2
entrance: Pod Vodárenskou věží 1
182 21
Prague 8
Czech Republic
email: fax: +420 266 052 579


By public transport
The Institute of Physics is easily accessible by Prague public transport . web:
  • By Metro: Take the "C" (red) line to Ládví station and take exit labeled Střelničná later U Slovanky.
  • By tram: Take the tram number 10, 17 ,53 (night) to the Ládví stop. Walk thru the underpass to the left.
  • By bus: Take the bus number 102, 177 or 183 to the Ládví stop.
Take Střelničná street to the West, turn left on Dolejškova street, turn left on U Slovanky street to follow the pedestrian path to the right . The Institute of Physics will be on your left.
City center
Direction to the city center
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You can find useful following public transport plans in PDF available here at DPP site (page is unfortunately only in Czech), but the filenames are in english and self-explanatory.
By Airplane
Transportation from the Prague Airport Ruzyně to the Institute of Physics is available by Taxi or Public transport.
By taxi, travel time to the Institute of Physics is about 45 minutes, and the fare is not more than 600 CZK. Contact counters of taxi operators are located at the arriving hall of Terminal 1 and 2. Departure points are displayed in front of arriving halls. Be sure to take only authorized Taxi providers (either AAA Radiotaxi or Radiocab taxi), and request receipt from the driver.
By public transport, allow approximately 50 minutes. The fare is 32 CZK. You can buy ticket from Public Transport counters in Arrival Halls of Terminals 1 & 2 (from 7 am to 10 pm), ticket machines placed at bus stops (cash required) or from a bus driver (cash required). The Bus stations are located in front of terminal halls. Take the bus number 119 to the Dejvická stop. When you arrive at Dejvická (terminal stop), change to the Metro "A" (green) line. At Muzeum station change to the "C" (red) line (in the direction of Letňany). Then follow the directions above.
By Train
From the Praha hlavní nádraží (Prague main station) or Praha - Holesovice station take the Metro (in the direction of Letňany) and follow the directions above. Travel time to the Ládví station is about 10 or 4 minutes, and the fare is 24 CZK. You can buy ticket from ticket machines placed at Metro entrances (cash required).