Agentura ochrany prírody a krajiny CR (AOPK CR) / Nature Conservation Agency of the CR

Kaplanova 1931/1

148 00 Praha 11 - Chodov

Tel: +42 (0) 283 069 242

Fax: +42 (0) 283 069 241



The AOPK CR is a government body established by the Ministry of the Environment to protect and conserve the nature and landscape of the Czech Republic.

Auto*mat for Prague

Vodičkova 36, 110 00 Prague 1

Tel: +42 (0) 212 240 666 



AZD Praha

Žirovnická 2/3146 
106 17 -- Praha 10 

Tel: + 42 (0) 267 287 111 
Fax: + 42 (0) 272 650 831 

AŽD Praha s.r.o. is a significant, exclusive Czech supplier of transportation, signalling telecommunications, automation and information technology. 


Brno Public Transport - Dopravní podnik města Brna 

Dopravní podnik města Brna, a. s. 
Hlinky 151, Pisárky
603 00 BRNO, 

Tel: +420 543 171 111 
Info: +420 5 4317 4317



Centrum Dopravniho Vyzkumu (CDV) / Transport Research Centre 

Main Office, Líšeňská 33a, 636 00 Brno 

Tel: +42 (0) 541 641 711 
Fax: +42 (0) 541 641 712 



Centrum pro Dopravu a Energetiku (CDE) / Centre for Transport and Energy  Centrum pro dopravu a energetiku

Na Rozcestí 6, 190 00 Praha 3, CZECH REPUBLIC 



Director: Barbora Urbanová


Tel: +42 (0)605 276 909

Centre for Transport and Energy (CDE) is a non-profit non-governmental organisation that originated in 2000 by renaming the former Energy Efficiency Programme. The Programme was founded in 1995 as part of the Slunicko Foundation, since 1998 it functioned independently. CDE sees its goal in building and reinforcing a wide platform of groups and individuals who are interested in work towards sustainable transport and energy future. 

CDE understand energy efficiency in its broadest possible sense, and therefore their activity comprises also transport and climate change issues. Activity is not confined to the borders of the Czech Republic, CDE participating actively in international networks. CDE's executive director, Petr Hlobil, is the energy co-ordinator of CEE Bankwatch Network (a network of environmental NGOs monitoring the activities of international financial institutions), CDE is a member of INFORSE (International Network for Sustainable Energy), Climate Action Network (CAN CEE) and European Federation for Transport and Environment - T&E.

Ceská inspekce životního prostredí / Czech Environmental Inspectorate

Na Brehu 267

1900 Praha 9

Czech Republic

The Inspectorate is a state body charged with the supervision of the enforcement of environmental legislation in the Czech Republic.

Tel: +42 (0) 222 860 111



Ceská spolecnost ornitologická / Czech Society for Ornithology (CSO)

Czech Society for Ornithology Logo

Na Belidle 252/34

150 00 Praha 5
Czech Republic

Tel: +420 777 330 355



The CSO is a member of Birdlife international and brings together people interested in the research and protection of birds.

Ceske Drahy / Czech Railways Návrat na hlavní stránku

Czech Railways, joint stock company 
Nábreží Ludvíka Svobody 1222/12 
110 15 Praha 1 

Tel: +42 (0) 972 111 111 (switchboard operator) 

Czech Railways, joint stock company was established in January 2003 as one of the successive companies following Czech Railways, state organization. Czech Railways, joint stock company belongs to the largest companies in the Czech Republic and continues a more than 160 years tradition of railway transport on the territory of Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia. It is a significant company in international railway transport and a member of important European and world institutions, e.g. the International Railway Union, Community of European Railways and the Organization for Railways Cooperation (Asia and Europe). 


Ceský svaz ochráncu prírody (CSOP)  / Czech Union for Nature Conservation 

Michelska 48/5

140 00 Praha 4
Czech Republic

Tel: +42(0) 222 516 115



The CSOP is a member of IUCN and brings together people interested in restoring environmental heritage, environmental education and supporting sustainable living.

Cyklo Klub Kucera Znojmo

Vídenská 25
669 02

Cyklo Klub Kucera Znojmo supports cycling tourism.

Tel: +420 515 223 000

Deti Zeme - Children of the Earth  logo Děti Země

Tylova 23, 
301 00 Plzen, 
Czech Republic 

Tel: +420 606 443 611

Children of the Earth (Deti Zeme) is a non-governmental environmental organization, that started up in September 1989, as an unofficial initiative of several ecological activists. Today there are 11 branches of Children of the Earth all over the Czech Republic, with the headquarters in Plzen (Pilsen) in the western part of the country. 

The Deti Zeme "Traffic" Programme includes: 
* making alternatives to automobile transportation more attractive 
* improving conditions for cyclists and pedestrians inside and outside urban units 
* developing integrated transport systems 
* supporting public transport 
* helping to set up bicycle paths and lanes 
* pricing environmentally harmful transportation according to its impact on the environment, thus giving a chance to environmentally-sustainable transportation systems 


Urban Transport in the Czech Republic. The site has both up-to-date information on transport systems in many Czech towns and references to other pages concerning city transport. It also contains general information about city transport. 

City transport operators: 


Dopravní federace / Czech Transport Federation

Lublanská 398/18 
120 00 Praha 2

The Federation brings together environmental organisations to promote a modern, healthy and safe transport system.

Tel: +42 (0) 605 859 515


Dopravní Podnik Ostrava / Public Transport Ostrava

Podebradova 494/2 

Moravska Ostrava, 702 00 Ostrava

Tel: +420 59 740 1111

Fax: +420 59 740 1095



Econnect - Czech NGO Electronic Network

Ceskomalínská 23 
160 00 Praha 6 

Tel: 224 311 780 
Fax: 224 317 892 

Econnect is a Czech non-profit organisation whose aim is to help other non-profit organisations in the Czech Republic to use electronic communication systems and to have easy access to information technology. Econnect was founded in 1991, motivated by the need for communication between ecological action groups gathered around the Green Circle umbrella organisation. The name "Econnect", an abbreviation of "easy connection", was established from a commitment to provide smooth connections between action groups. 

Websites: http://www.ecn.cz

Friends of Czech Greenways

515 Avenue I, Suite 1B 
Brooklyn, NY 11230-2632 
Tel: 718-258-5468 
Fax: 718-258-5632 

Friends of Czech Greenways (FCG) is a not-for-profit organization registered in New York State in 1994. It was founded by Lubomir and Tiree Chmelar, co-founders of Greenways-Zelené stezky (GWZS), to reach out to the international community and promote the Czech Greenways program and ecotourism along the Prague-Vienna Greenways. 


Glopolis (Prague Global Policy Institute)

Soukenická 1189/23

110 00 Prague 1

Czech Republic

Tel: +420 272 661 132



Glopolis is a think tank that is dedicated to creating a more responsible economy, smarter energy policies and stable food markets.

Hnutí Duha - FoE Czech Republic

Bratislavska 31, 

602 00 Brno, 
Czech Republic 

Tel: + 420 5 45214431 
Fax: + 420 5 45214429 

Friends of the Earth Czech Republic (Hnuti DUHA) campaigns for environmental solutions on a wide range of issues, with priorities in energy, forests, mining, waste and agriculture, as well as on general environmental policy issues. 

Advocacy work, undertaken by about 30 staff, volunteers and some 15 local groups effectively combines lobbying, grassroots mobilization, research, local community empowerment and public information. FoE Czech Republic exposes bad practice by corporations and helps parties to compile their election manifestos, advises communities and drafts new laws, informs consumers and researches alternatives. 


Mestsky urad Krnov / Municipal Authority of Krnov

Znak m?sta
Hlavni namesti 1
794 01 Krnov

Tel: +420 554 697 111

Fax: +420 554 610 418


Krnov is a member of ICLEI.

Ministry of the Environment / Ministerstvo životního prostredí
Vršovická 65
Praha 10
100 10

Tel: +420-2-6712-1111
Fax: +420-2-6731-0308


Ministry of Transport - Ministerstva dopravy Ceské republiky 

Mailing Address: 
Ministerstvo dopravy 
nábreží Ludvíka Svobody 12/1222 
P.O. Box 9 
110 15 Praha 1 

Mailroom fax: 972 231 184 

Department for Rails, Railway and Combined Transport 
JUDr. Jaroslav Soušek, Director of the Department 

Division for Conceptual Planning and Development 
Ing. Martin Vošta, Head of the Division 

Division for State Administration 
Ing. Jan Fiedler, Head of the Division 

Division for Rail and Railway Transport 
JUDr. Kvìtoslava Èadská, Head of the Division 

Division for Infrastructure and Technology 
Ing. Jan Èernohorský, Head of the Division 

Division for Combined Transport 
Ing. Milada Šmejkalová, Head of the Division 

Mgr. Vít Šimonovský, 
Director of the Section for Navigation and Waterways 

Eva Erbsová, Secretariat 

Martin Pichl 
Department for Strategy 
Tel: +420 - 225 131 395 
Mobile: +420 - 602 102 279 
Fax: +420 - 225 131 672 


Nadace Partnerstvi - Environmental Partnership for Sustainable Development

Brno | Údolní 33 st. | 602 00

Tel: (+420) 515 903 111

Prague 10 | Krátká 26 st. | 100 00

Tel: (+420) 222 987 471


Greenways Programme:

Project coordinator: Juraj Flamik, Email: 
International Projects: Daniel Mourek, Email: 

Program Doprava pro 21.století - Transportation 21 
Petr Šmíd, koordinátor programu 
Krátká 26 
100 00 Praha 10 

Nadace Partnerstvi is one of 6 Environmental Partnership Foundations for Central & Eastern Europe (Bg, Cz, Hu, Pl, Ro, Sk). See also entry for UNEP Natcom below. 

Websites: http://www.nadacepartnerstvi.cz

Nadace VIA - The VIA Foundation

Jeleni 195/9 
118 00 Prague 1 
Czech Republic 

Tel: +420 233 113 370 
Mobile: +420 608 538 083 
Fax: +420 233 113 380 

The VIA Foundation is a Czech charitable organization which provides small grants, and expertise to non-profit community initiatives in the Czech Republic. Cooperated with Nadace Partnerstvi in their Transportation 21 programme 


National Information System of the public line passenger transport timetables (CIS JR)
The company CHAPS spol. s r.o. (Ltd) has been authorized by the Ministry of Transport and Ministry of Informatics to run 'CIS JR' as a part of the Information System of the Public Administration (ISVS) and to collect timetables of bus, railway, air, water and municipal public transport. Timetables of bus transport are supplied to the CIS JR by transport authorities approving particular timetables, other timetables are supplied by carriers operating particular lines. 


Ostrava Tramway (DPO) 

Podebradova 494/2, 
701 71 Ostrava - Moravská Ostrava 

Tel: 59 740 1111 

Infoservis DP Ostrava a.s. 
Tel: 59 740 1555, 1556 
602 12 10 10 


Oživení - Bohemian Greenways

Sn?movní 7, 
118 00 Praha 1-Malá Strana 

Tel: +420 257 531 983 
Fax: +420 257 532 369 , 608 732 091 


Prague, City Hall – Portal of Prague

Marianske nam. 2

110 01 Praha 1  



Prague is a member of POLIS.

Prague Public Transit Co. Inc. 

Dopravní podnik hlavního m?sta PrahyDopravní podnik hl. m. Prahy, akciová spole?nost

Sokolovská 217/42, 
190 22 Praha 9 

Tel: (00420) 296 191 111 

Prague Public Transit Co. Inc. is the major public transport operator in the territory of the Czech Republic. Almost two thousand metro trains, trams and buses are dispatched every day in Prague and the surrounding region. Prague Public Transit Co. Inc., with the City of Prague as its one hundred per cent owner, was established in 1991 and continues a rich, more than one-hundred-year-old history of its predecessors. 

The Metro network is the backbone of the entire PT system with 50 stations and 50 km of tracks. In line with the ongoing trend of making public transport accessible even to persons with impaired mobility recently opened stations have been equipped with lifts or easy-access entrances. Lifts have been added also to older stations if technically possible. Metro Unit also operates the chairlift in the Prague ZOO in Troja. 

Trams operate on 24 day and 8 night lines. The Tram Unit manages over 270 km of tracks. It also operates the funicular to Pet?ín and Public Transport Museum at St?ešovice depot. 

The Bus Unit operates 206 bus lines /total network length almost 800 km/. 2 special bus lines are dispatched for persons with impaired mobility and 129 low-floor vehicles are guaranteed to operate on regular lines on working days. In connection with introduction and development of Prague integrated transport system the Bus Unit has been also engaged in operation of suburban buses /numerical line 300/ outside Prague. 


REC - Czech Republic

Kancelá? REC CR 
Senovážná 2 
110 00 Praha 1 

Tel.: + 420 - 224 22 28 43 
Fax: + 420 - 224 22 28 43 


Statutarni mesto Brno / City of Brno
Magistrat mesta Brno
Dominikanske nam 1
601 67 Brno

Tel: +420 542 173 590


Statutarni mesto Ostrava / City of Ostrava

Magistrat mesta Ostravy
Prokesovo namesti 8
729 30 Ostrava

Tel: +420 599 499 311


World Carfree Network

Kratka 26, 
100 00 Prague 10, 
Czech Republic 

Tel: +(420) 274-810-849 
Fax: +(420) 274-772-017