Sept 22-24, 2017 | Prague

Event Info

Laver Cup
September 22-24, 2017
O2 arena
Prague, Czech Republic

 

Venue

Venue Address
O2 arena, Ceskomoravska 2345/17, 190 00 Prague 9, Czech Republic

Opened in 2004, the O2 arena in Prague is a multi-purpose arena. It is the second largest ice hockey arena in Europe with a capacity of about 17,500, depending on the type of event.

Gate Hours

Friday, September 22

  • 11:30am (day session)
  • 5:30pm (night session)*

Saturday, September 23

  • 11:30am (day session)
  • 5:30pm (night session)*

Sunday, Saeptember 24

  • 10:30am (day session)

(*Opening may be delayed due to day match running over 4:45pm.)

How to get there

The arena is located close to the Ceskomoravska underground station, tram stop, bus terminal and the Praha-Liben train station.

By underground
Take line B to the Ceskomoravska station. Exit the underground station and turn right towards Ocelarska St.).

By tram
Take No. 8 or 25 and get off at Multiarena Praha.

By bus
Take any of the following buses and get of at Ceskomoravska stop: 251, 127, 158, 166, 259, 280, 302, 305, 348, 351, 354, 3, 66, 368, 375, 376 or 377
Take any of the following buses and get of at Nadrazi Liben stop: 136, 145, 177 or 195.

By train
• From Hlavni Nadrazi (Central Station) take the underground line C to Florenc, there change to take the B line to the Ceskomoravska station.
• From Masaryk Nadrazi take the underground line B and get off at the Ceskomoravska station.
• From Smichovske Nadrazi take the underground line B and get off at the Ceskomoravska station.
• If you are at Libenske Nadrazi turn left and walk for about 500 m. You can also take the tram and get off at the very next stop.

By car
• Coming from Brno – take exit 2 – P + R – Opatov, from there take the underground line C to Florenc and change to underground line B and get off at the Ceskomoravska station.
• Coming from Hradec Kralove and Mlada Boleslav – take exit 1 –  P + R Cerny Most, from there take the underground line B and get off at the Ceskomoravska station.
• Coming from Teplice – follow Centre until you get to the Holesovice train station – here you will find P+ R – Nadrazi Holesovice, take the underground line C to Florenc, change to underground line B and continue to the Ceskomoravska station.
• Coming from Strakonice – follow directions to Smichov, Radlicka St – P + R – Radlicka, take the underground line B and get off at the Ceskomoravska station.
• Coming from Pilsen – exit 1 – P + R – Zlicin, take the underground line B and get of at the Ceskomoravska station.
• Coming from Chomutov – continue to the ring road in the direction to Pilsen and Zlicin – P + R – Zlicin, take the underground line B and get off at the Ceskomoravska station.

Parking near the O2 arena

Multi-Storey Car-Parking
A multi-storey car park is located close to the O2 arena providing for short-term parking needs.
Detailed information including parking rates is available at http://www.o2arena.cz/cz/parkovani

Currency

The official unit of currency of the Czech Republic is the Czech crown (Kč, CZK). Detailed information about the current CZK exchange rate with regards to other global currencies and a currency calculator can be found here and at the European Central Bank.

 

Highlights of Prague

Location

Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, has a population of approximately two million, with more than half living in the city.

The Vltava River flows through the city for 31 km and the Václav Havel Airport Prague is 30 minutes to downtown.

Prague has many attractions, including 10 major museums, and an extensive array of arts and famous cultural events.

Tennis goers can combine their trip with some amazing sightseeing including:

  •  The Prague Castle, official residence of the President of the Czech Republic and the largest ancient castle in the world
  • The Charles Bridge, built in 1357 and crossing the picturesque Vltava River.
  • The Old Town Square, situated in the Old Town quarter of Prague and featuring the famous astronomical clock, Tyn Cathedral, the monumental Church of St.Nicholas and filled with multi-coloured houses.