The capital of the Czech Republic - Prague is situated on the banks of the Vltava River. It is a city of bridges, gold-tipped towers and cathedrals, and a leading industrial centre in the European continent. Prague is famous for producing finest beers in the world and for its dazzling nightlife. It is home for various attractions like St. Vitus Cathedral, Charles Bridge, Prague astronomical clock, Church of Our Lady Victorious and Prague Castle. A boat ride on the Vltava River is something that cannot be missed during a Prague trip. Owing to the fondness of Prague, several carriers provide Mumbai to Prague flights for easy connectivity.
Flight Options Over 140 flights are operated between Mumbai and Prague, and all of them are connecting. Many India and international carriers offer air services between the two destinations. Qatar Airways, British Airways, Etihad Airways, EgyptAir, Jet Airways, Lufthansa, Aeroflot and Emirates operate flights at regular intervals. The shortest flight operating on this route takes around 12 hours to cover an aerial distance of about 6160 km between Mumbai and Prague. The average time taken by connecting flights ranges from 13 to 20 hours. However, this flight time can be as long as 35 hours, depending on the number of transit points. The usual layovers points are Zurich, Abu Dhabi, Paris, Brussels, Frankfurt, London, Amsterdam and Berlin.
Average Cost The cost of a ticket for any flight keeps on fluctuating, as there are numerous influencing factors like the fuel price and seasonal demand, which vary every day. Jet Airways offers the cheapest air ticket for VÃ¡clav Havel Airport Prague (PRG) that can be booked for around INR 24000. The Swiss airlines also offer tickets at reasonable price of INR 46000, which takes about 12 hours to reach its destination, with a stopover in Zurich. The costliest economy class ticket is offered by China Eastern for INR 465000. Travellers can book their tickets on Yatra.com to avail discounts and earn eCash with every booking.
Flight Schedule Many flights to Prague are in operation from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM) in Mumbai. Swiss offers the earliest flight of the day for Prague at 1:20 am, and it takes a layover in Zurich. The last flight of the day, which can be booked with Emirates, departs at 10:00 pm. Lufthansa is the leading flight operator on this route, with over 40 daily air services, scheduled at 1:25 am and 2:55 am. The national flag carrier, Air India offers its service at 7:00 am, 8:00 am, 9:00 am, 8:00 pm, 9:00 pm, and lastly at 9:30 pm.
Other Options As Mumbai to Prague is one of the favourite routes among Indians travelling to the Czech Republic, getting a ticket at the last minute can be problematic. In such conditions, you can make your flight booking for an alternative airport close to Prague. One of them is Brno-TuÅ™any Airport (BRQ) in the Czech Republic. Prague and Brno are approximately 210 km from each other and this distance can be covered in about 2 to 2.5 hours by taxi.