Questions of the type "where is the nearest..." or "where can I..." are very frequent. Therefore we give information about some items:
Verbal explanation is accompanied by a commented photo of Petřiny taken from the Institute building and a map of its nearest (1 km) area showing the described facilities.
nearest automated teller machine (ATM) is about
400 m eastwards from the Institute, at the entrance to the
supermarket and Metro station. Another ATM is at the "Česká
Spořitelna" bank in
Křenova Street (opposite the first machine). Both accept Cirrus/Maestro/MasterCard
and VISA cards (see
the pictures and map).
The nearest exchange point is Česká spořitelna in Křenova Street, about 400 m eastwards from the Institute, however, you can change only EUR and USD there. The other exchange points are either at the airport, or in Metro stations Dejvická and Hradčanská and their neighbourhood.
Generally, phonecards are sold at post offices, newspaper stalls and shops denoted with the "O2" logo . Near to the Institute, they are sold at the post office (the next bus stop in the direction of "Větrník")
Tickets for public transport are sold at special counters in some Metro stations, in some shops denoted with the "Předprodej jízdenek" logo, in slot machines, etc. For details, see the page of Prague Public Transit Co. Inc, .
Basic types of tickets are available in the Registration Office.
orange mail box is located
50 m back from the tram terminus on the left-hand side of the
main street. Collected on working days at 16:00 (see a
picture). Several more pillar
boxes are shown in the map. The box in front
of the post office is collected daily.
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View of Petřiny from the Institute
Map of Petřiny with some important objects
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