Getting to Kraków
John Paul II International Airport Krakow-Balice is located around 11 km west of the city centre Krakow. There are also two airports in Warsaw: Warsaw Chopin Airport and Warsaw Modlin Airport (and then about 3 hours trip by train to Krakow).
Getting to the center of the city from Kraków Airport
The convenient connection from the John Paul II International Airport Krakow-Balice to the city center is provided by the train service leaving from the airport every 30 minutes, Kraków Airport – Kraków Main Train Station. You can check the timetable via jakdojade app. A single ticket costs 17 PLN and can be purchased using a ticket machine in the passenger terminal (level 0) or at the train station, or can be purchased from a train conductor on board. Payment with credit/debit card or in cash. More information can be found here.
Krakow Airport serves two bus lines: No. 209 and No. 300, but they will not take you directly to the city center. There is also a night line No. 902 with a direct connection to the city center. A single ticket costs about 6 PLN. Tickets can be purchased from the ticket machine at the passenger terminal, from the ticket machine at the bus stop. Payment with credit/debit card or in cash. The ticket must be validated when getting on the bus. More information can be found here.
Krakow Airport Taxi is the only official taxi services at the airport. Taxi can be booked by phone +48 12 258 0 258, +48 668 307 307 or online. Call center is open daily from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. (CET time zone). More information can be found here.
Taxi service in Kraków
Please use only big taxi companies, for example, iTaxi (+48 737 737 737), Radio Taxi Dwójki (+48 800 222 222), iCar (+48 12 653 5555).
National currency is PLN. Foreign currencies can be easily exchanged in currency exchange. ATMs can be found in all parts of the city. The logos of accepted cards are shown besides the machine.
Emergency services: 112