Table of the meanings of the most commonly used symbols

workdays in the Czech Republic (Monday - Friday)
Sundays and on state holidays in the Czech Republic
Mondays
Tuesdays
Wednesdays
Thursdays
Fridays
Saturdays
Sundays
station accessible to passengers using wheelchairs, including an accessible ticket counter for ticketing and an accessible WC
recommended transfer to a different line by means of walking by foot between the stations, the number of the connecting is specified after the symbol, the connecting station can be reached within 20 minutes
connecting bus service
connecting ship service
tariff belt or zone of an integrated transport system
border-crossing station
arrival
SuperCity
EuroCity
InterCity
EuroNight
expres
Rx higher-quality fast train
before a train number – fast train
limited-stop train
for category Sp and Os trains – the train includes 1st class carriages
for category EN and R trains – the train includes 2nd class carriages only
substitute bus service, the railway tariff applies
sleeper carriage
couchette carriage
direct carriage
carriage suitable for transporting passengers using wheelchairs
carriage suitable for transporting passengers using wheelchairs, equipped with a platform lift
restaurant carriage
bistro carriage
in-seat refreshment service
seat reservations required – necessary to purchase a reservation
in a train’s heading – it is possible to purchase a seat reservation for designated carriages
carriage or compartments reserved for passengers travelling with children under 10 years of age
luggage storage during transport service (until capacity is exhausted)
luggage storage during transport service with required reservation of spaces for bicycles
luggage storage during transport service with optional reservation of spaces for bicycles
transport of oversized luggage (until capacity is exhausted)
transport of oversized luggage with required reservation of spaces for bicycles
transport of oversized luggage with optional reservation of spaces for bicycles
transport of bicycles as oversized luggage is excluded
carriage for transporting passenger automobiles and motorcycles
self-service check-in on the train, passengers without tickets may only board the train through the doors by the train driver’s cabin
historic train
in a train’s heading – for its entire route, the train does not wait for any connections
in front of a time – at the relevant station, the train does not wait for any connections
in a train’s heading – for its entire route, the train waits for delayed connecting trains for at most 5 minutes after its scheduled departure time
in front of a time – at the relevant station, the train waits for delayed connecting trains for at most 5 minutes after its scheduled departure time
in front of a time – the train stops for disembarking only
in front of a time – the train stops for boarding only
in front of a time – the train stops only upon request; passengers wishing to board the train are required to occupy a place on the platform where they can be seen by the train driver in time, and to give the train driver a visible signal (e.g. by waiving a hand). Passengers wishing to exit the train are required to respond affirmatively to a carrier employee’s question, or to use a signalling mechanism. If the train has multiple carriages and these have no signalling mechanism, the train always stops.
in front of a time – the train runs only during a certain period or on certain days
in the middle of the train column – the train runs on a different line
in the middle of the train column – the train passes through the station without stopping
in the middle of the train column – the train may depart immediately after passengers have finished disembarking (i.e. even before the scheduled arrival time)
power sockets (230 V)
silence compartment
ladies‘ compartment (compartment for women travelling alone)
wireless internet connection possible
on-board portal
note on a stop in the timetable
line or validity of the timetable
connection’s time, duration and price
restricted journey dates
informational note
connection’s originating and destination stop
carrier
notification of an extraordinary event on the line
notification of a closure on the line