14. 6. 2014
Reconstruction of Walls at Strahov Tunnel Will Partly Restrict Traffic
Reconstruction of pilot walls at the north portal of Strahov tunnel involves the removal of non-bearing and poor-quality concrete, including reinforcement. Eroded rock will also be removed from between the pilots and from behind the face walling to a frost-resistant depth of at least 20 cm, where a drainage pipe will run through this opening.
13. 6. 2014
NÁRODNÍ METRO STATION Opens on Friday 27th June
The renovation of the tram tracks in Vodičkova and Lazarská streets finish at the same time.
11. 6. 2014
Prague Public Transport Having Longer Intervals During Summer
Each year the number of passengers using the Prague Public Transport declines due to the summer holiday and this leads to some adjustments to the timetables. As usual, the summer intervals are going to divide into the pre-holiday and the holiday period, however, this year’s changes to services are more subtle. As announced by Filip Drápal, the ROPID spokesperson.
6. 6. 2014
ROAD REPAIRS: Malešická Street is closed, buses are diverted
The repairs concern 334 metres of the road and new pavements.
2. 6. 2014
Popular Cyklohráček Gets Reinforced
Cyklohráček, a special weekend train for cyclists and families with children, has become very popular. No wonder that it is going to get reinforced. Cyklohráček is a joint project of ROPID, Czech Railways and the City of Prague.
15. 5. 2014
Cyklohráček - Bike and Child Friendly Train
The so called Cyklohráček is ideal for families with children. This new bike and child friendly train starts its operation on 17th May on the route from Prague to Okoř and Slaný. It operates at weekends and national holidays until the end of the season. Especially trained team makes sure children don’t get bored during the jurney. All this is a joint project of the City of Prague, ROPID and Czech Railways.
8. 5. 2014
40 Years of Metro: Comeback of Crow - Old Symbol of Metro
The letter “M“ with wings, or the crow as the employees of the underground often call the symbol which was created in the 1970’s, is to reappear and become a touristic symbol of Prague, just like the symbol of London’s underground.
1. 5. 2014
Every Weekend: Prague’s Historical Train Back on Track
For the fifth time, the historical vehicle “motoráček” sets off along the most beautiful railway in Prague. It runs on Saturdays and Sundays from 26th April 2014 onwards, and on Bank Holidays on 5th July, 6th July, and 28th September 2014 (please note that the train does not operate on 1st May and 8th May 2014).
28. 4. 2014
No Trams between Lazarská and Jindřišská until End of June
From Saturday 26th April, Prague Public Transport Company (DPP) will be carrying out maintenance works on the tram track in the area Lazarská – Jindřišská. As a result, trams will not be operating and road transport will be restricted in streets Lazarská, Vodičkova and Jindřišská. Repair works are divided into several stages but all works should finish on 28th June.
18. 4. 2014
Metro Station Národní in Operation from July
Národní Třída metro station, which is closed due to construction work on Quadria (next to “My” shopping centre), is also undergoing extensive reconstruction and will reopen in a matter of weeks. The station is to be in operation again at the beginning of July.