Getting around Brno

How to get to Brno

By train

Brno is an important railway junction. The main railway station (Stanice Brno Hlavní nádraží) is situated in the city center and the tickets as well as connections can be found online through the web of Czech Railways (České dráhy).

By bus

Several operators provide a good bus connection between Brno and the rest of Europe. The Zvonařka central bus (ÚAN Zvonařka) terminal is operated by Tourbus and provides international and domestic transportation. Probably more important for international connections is the AN Brno (Hotel Grand) station located on Benešová street. This station is used by many long-distance operators such as Student Agency and Eurolines.

By plane

The Brno International Airport is located 7.5 km southeast of the city center. The express city bus line number 76 stops at the terminal and travels to the bus station in the city centre (AN Brno). Taxis are also available in front of the terminal. Several low-cost airlines operate flights from the airport – e.g. Ryanair, Wizz Air.

Brno is located around 200 km southeast of Prague (Václav Havel Airport), 120 km north of Vienna (Vienna International Airport) and 130 northwest of Bratislava (Bratislava Airport), thus there is a possibility to fly to one of these cities and take a bus or train to Brno from there.

By car

Brno is easily reached from all major cities in the Czech Republic, as well as from the neighbouring countries.

For travel on highways in the Czech Republic, a vignette sticker is necessary. Highways, where the vignette is required, are marked with a typical "highway" or "motorway" traffic sign. Vignettes can be purchased at several places providing services (all Czech Post branches, fuel stations, border crossings etc.).

 

How to get to the Faculty of Social Sciences (Joštova 10 Brno)

The Faculty of Social Sciences is located in the city center of Brno, right under the castle Špilberk and next to the Red Church. It is easily accessible by foot from everywhere in the city center or by public transport (tram). The tram number 4 stops in front of the building (stop Komenského náměstí) or it is possible to get off at the stop Česká ( trams number 3, x3, 4, 5, 6, 9, x9 11, 12) and walk for 5 minutes.

How to get to Hotel Continental (Kounicova 6, Brno)

From the main train station (Hlavní nádraží)

By tram number 1 from the stop right in front of the building (Hlavní nádraží, direction Řečkovice) and get off at the second stop Moravské náměstí.

From the bus station AN Brno (Hotel Grand)

By foot to the train station Hlavní nádraží (5 minutes) and then by tram number 1 from the stop right in front of the building (direction Řečkovice) and get off at the second stop Moravské náměstí.

From the bus station ÚAN Zvonařka

By bus number 67 (direction Jundrov) and get off at the stop Moravské náměstí.

How to get to Penzion Dvořákova (Dvořákova 1, Brno)

From the main train station (Hlavní nádraží)

By foot (10 minutes) through the city center (Masarykova street, Náměstí Svobody, Kobližná street, Kozí street, Dvořákova street).

From the bus station AN Brno (Hotel Grand)

By foot (5 minutes) through the city center (Divadelní street, Kobližná street, Vachova street, Dvořákova street).

From the bus station ÚAN Zvonařka

By bus number 67 (direction Jundrov) and get off at the third stop Malinovského náměstí.