Useful information

The Mission of ČESMAD BOHEMIA results from its Constitution of the Association:

"The Association´s goal and mission is to promote development and prosperity of road transport and at the same time protect and promote the interests of companies operating road domestic and international freight and bus transport."

National competent authorities

Ministry of Transport
Nábř. L. Svobody 12
110 15 Praha 1
Phone: +(420) 225 131 111
www.mdcr.cz
Ministry of Finance
Letenská 15
118 00 Praha 1
Phone: +(420) 257 041 111
www.mfcr.cz
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Loretánské náměstí 5
118 00 Praha 1
Phone: +(420) 224 18 1111
www.mzv.cz
Portal of the Public Administration www.portal.gov.cz
Autoklub Bohemia Assistance www.aba.cz
Electronic toll system (MYTO CZ) www.premid.cz

Emergency phone numbers

Police 158
Metropolitan police 156
Firemen 150
Ambulance 155

Breakdown service

phone: 261 104 477 (Servis 24 - in particular for coaches, lorries or refrigerated vehicles)
phone: 1230 or 261 104 333 (ÚAMK - Ústřední automotoklub)
phone 1240 (ABA - Autoklub Bohemia Assistance)


 

Speed in the Czech Republic (in km/h)

Speed on highwayIn built-up areas
A= all-purpose roads
B= motorways an assimilated roads

Outside built-up areas
C= all-purpose roads
D= motorways and assimilated


Goods transport
  A B C D
motor vehicles (</= 3,5t) 50 80 90 130
lorries (> 3,5t) 50 80 80 80
articulated vehicles 50 80 80 80
road trains 50 80 80 80
Passenger transport
  A B C D
cars, motor vehicles (</= 3,5t) 50 80 90 130
coaches 50 80 90 130
coach with trailer 50 80 80 80

Winter equipment

Obligation for the vehicles to be equipped with winter tyres: 1 November - 31 March

Winter tyres must bear indication M+S, M.S. or M/S or MS
Minimum treat must be 4mm on all wheels (vehicles up to 3,5t) or minimum 6mm on all drive wheels (vehicles over 3,5t)

Snow chains: winter tyres should be replaced by snow chains in winter conditions - the road is covered by snow or ice

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