Transport & Accommodation

Transportation

The nearest airport: Prague

Landing at the Prague International Airport (Václav Havel Airport Prague, PRG), there is a bus departing every 30 min from the front of the airport to the main train station (“Hlavní nádraží” in Czech). Tickets can be bought from the bus driver (one way 60 Kč). There are also bus lines (100, 119 then change for underground lines) to the city center and bus stations. Tickets can be bought in the ticket machines (90 minutes ticket 32 Kč).

From Prague to České Budějovice:

The easiest way to get to České Budějovice is by train. The journey takes about 2-2,5 hours depending on the type of train. Tickets might be purchased at the train station or online.

Buses to České Budějovice departure from Na Knížecí bus station (underground stop Anděl, yellow buses of Student Agency: book the ticket).

Schedules of all Czech buses and trains and travel instruction can be found on IDOS.

Accommodation

Budget options in the university campus:

Pedagog dormitory

Dormitory of University of South Bohemia: For accommodation at students’ dormitory you need to send email to dormitory manager and ask for vacancy accommodation places. Contact: Dormitory K2 Mr. Pražák prazak@jcu.cz, Dormitory K3 and K4 Mrs. Neubauerová evan@jcu.cz. Discount for ITIC, ISIC, GO25, EURO>26, FIYTO and IYHF holders 30,-Kč/night is provided.

Hostel Klub malých pivovarů  (the venue of social event)

Hostels in the city center (2,5 km from venue):

Café Hostel

Cuba Bar & Hostel

Hostel Singer Pub

For guesthouses, hotels and other accommodation visit:

booking.com

airbnb

!! Official Czech currency is koruna (CZK); 1 EUR ≈ 27 Kč !!