Postal Address

Silesian University in Opava
School of Business Administration in Karvina

Univerzitní nám. 1934/3
733 40  Karviná
Czech Republic

Phone: +420 596 398 221
Fax: +420 596 312 069

Facts and data about Czech Republic

Area: 78,886 km2
Capital: Prague (Praha)
Length of the border: 2,303 km
Population: 10,513,209
Population density: 134 inhabitants/km2
Time zone: Central European Time (C.E.T.)
Political system: Parliamentary democracy
Currency: Koruna (Kč) - Czech crown (CZK)
Legal tenders: 1 CZK = 100 Hellers


How to find us

Arriving to the Czech Republic

The main internetional airport of the Czech Republic is called Prague Václav Havel Airport. It is located about 30 km from the Prague city centre.

How to get from the airport to Karviná

Going to the centre is easy, you will get there by buses, which leave the airport regularly. You will see the buses in front of the arrival terminal. Taxi is also available. If you go by bus, take the bus number 119 they leave every 10 minutes from 4:30am to 11:30 pm. Don´t forget to buy a bus ticket. You can buy it in a news agent´s, it will cost you about 15 Czech crowns (0,5 EUR).

  1. Take the Bus 119 to Dejvická station.
  2. In Dejvicka station you have to get off and take the subway to Hlavní nádraží (main train station).
  3. You are at Hlavní nádraží, go and buy another ticket for train to Karviná - Hlavní nádraží.
  4. Just enter the train and enjoy the 5 hours journey (if you have a direct train).
  5. As soon as you are in Karviná take a taxi.

How to find a train to Karviná

You can check the train connection from Prague to Karvina online at: Choose english version (flag is at the  bottom right corner). Look for time schedule from Praha hl.n. to Karvina hl.n.. Sometime you have to change the train in Bohumín or other station.

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