Katowice Airport (KTW), plays a vital role in air transport in Poland and connects the Silesian region with the rest of Europe and the world. Located about 30 kilometres north of Katowice, it can be reached via an efficient transport network that connects not only the city, but also the main towns in the region. Katowice Airport is an ideal starting point for those wishing to explore the region and its historical and cultural attractions.
Katowice Airport: Connections and Transportation
There are several options for travelling between Katowice Airport and the city centre. The cheapest option is the bus, with line 85 operated by the local transport company: it leaves approximately every half hour and includes some interesting intermediate stops, such as the Kościuszki Park. The journey takes about an hour. In addition, there is a shuttle bus service that connects the airport with major cities in the region and further afield.
The airport railway station also offers a fast connection to the main cities of the region, such as Krakow. The taxi service is available from 06.00 to 24.00 and is located outside the arrivals area of the airport. The journey takes about 40 minutes and costs between 90 and 120 zlotys.
Katowice Airport offers a wide range of services to ensure a comfortable and stress-free journey. Inside the airport there are several food outlets, including bars, restaurants and shops, as well as currency exchange services and ATMs.
For those travelling by car, the airport offers several parking options. There is both short-term parking, and long-term parking available. Prices vary according to the type of parking and length of stay.
As for car rental, Katowice airport hosts several international and local agencies: it is advisable to book in advance to guarantee the best price and vehicle availability.
Finally, Katowice Airport also offers services for those with special needs, such as assistance people with reduced mobility.
Flights to Katowice
Air Dolomiti offers direct flights to/from Katowice Airport:
*Round-trip fare from Germany, tax and surcharge included, restrictions may apply. Restricted availability for last minute departures.