It’s never been easier to get here! Ostrava is within easy reach by train, bus, car or plane. And you’ll be pleased to know, the festival site in Dolní Vítkovice isn’t far from the city centre.
GET TO OSTRAVA:
- ČESKÉ DRÁHY (CZECH RAILWAYS) SPECIAL TRAINS
České dráhy (Czech Railways) will be adding services for night-time regional links from Ostrava. On the Ostrava–Prague route Czech Railways is adding on 21/7 the Colours Express Night (departure: Ostrava-střed at 02.50, Ostrava hl.n. at 02.56) and the Colours Express (departure: Ostrava hl.n. at 11.36). The schedule of Colours Expres you can find here.
The nearest stop is Ostrava – střed, located just 300 metres from the festival site. Ostrava - hlavní nádraží (main station) is the main destination for long-distance trains arriving in Ostrava. From there it’s just a short tram ride to the festival site, or if you prefer, you can hop on another train to Ostrava – střed instead. Extra public transport will be put on during festival time.
This is also a good choice – the best option is to book your ticket to the Central Bus Station which is just 500 metres from the festival site. Options include Regio Jet or FlixBus.
- NIGHT RIDE HOME BY RESIDOMO
Residomo offers convenient transport from the festival to Ostrava Poruba, Karviná, Orlová, Havířov and Frýdek Místek. Those who are interested need to purchase a seat reservation, which will be sold online at www.residomo.cz/cesta-domu or during the festival at the Residomo booth in front of the main gate next to the Info Point. THE RESERVATION TICKET IS CZK 20. Buses leave from Železárenská Street, the stops are about 300 metres from the main gate – beyond the pedestrian underpass. Follow the signs.
Please do not drive to the area by car, there is no parking at the area. Take advantage of the official Colors of Ostrava car park, more information here.
If you’re looking for people to share your journey costs with, you can post the details of your journey on BlaBlaCar.cz. This is also a great option for those looking to catch a lift.
- OFFICIAL TAXI COLOURS OF OSTRAVA
Vehicles of the official taxi provider with guaranteed prices can be found at the main entrance next to the parking lot for the Hlubina premises and on Ruská Street at the exit from VIP. Taxi vehicles will be marked with stickers and flags. Phone: 800 290 000.
Pricelist for 2019:
Colours – campsite at the castle CZK 150, CZK 200 for minibus
Colours – Landek campsite CZK 200, CZK 250 for minibus
Colours – main railway station CZK 200
Colours – Svinov railway station CZK 250
Colours – Ostravar Arena (official parking lot) CZK 150
Colours – Mošnov airport CZK 600
Colours – Katowice airport CZK 2,600
Colours – Krakov airport CZK 3,500
Ostrava – Mošnov is the nearest airport.
The river Ostravice runs right beside the festival site. Unfortunately there is no direct access to the site – it’s separated by train tracks and a fence. For this reason we recommend disembarking further downstream and then walking.
By tram - public transport
Trams 1 and 2 - stops Dolní Vítkovice Hlubina and Dolní Vítkovice
The festival grounds are located not far from the city centre and are accessible:
• on foot – approx. 20 minutes from the city centre
• by tram, lines 1 or 2 – Dolní Vítkovice Hlubina or Dolní Vítkovice stops
• by train – Ostrava-střed station
You can get information on the Ostrava public transport including timetables of the relevant
lines at our information booths.