Covid 19 in Prague

Uptade 1th October 2020

Epidemiological situation in the Czech Republic is worsening. Current measures valid in Prague are:

Wearing of face masks is mandatory

  • in all indoor premises of buildings, except for the home or place of accommodation (e.g. a hotel room)
  • in public transport
  • at mass indoor events with any number of people attending
  • in schools and educational facilities, including secondary schools and universities

Opening hours of restaurants, pubs, bars, clubs etc. are restricted from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

From 12:00 a.m. on 5 October 2020 mass events for more than 10 persons in indoor premises and more than 20 persons on outdoor premises will be prohibited as well as concerts and theatre performances primarily involving singing.

Here are some useful websites with up-to-date information: - website of the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic

You can find there an instruction, how to make your own face mask, number of confirmed cases and prevention tips. Here are all coronavirus testing centre in the Czech Republic (unfortunately page is only in Czech).

Here you find up-to-date measures adopted by the Czech Government against coronavirus.

There is a Czech special coronavirus Infoline 1212 but English-speaking operator is not guaranteed. If you have any question, we recommend you to contact your embassy in Prague. In case of emergency call 112 with guaranteed English operator.