Accomodation and travel


The conference fee does not include accommodation costs. We kindly ask participants to book accommodation on their own. Hotels situated in a walking distance from the university: 


By plane

Katowice-Pyrzowice Airport (KTW)

At the airport you can choose:

  • Public transport: PKM Katowice shuttle bus from the airport to the centre of Katowice. The bus stops at the Novotel / Ibis hotels. Fares: one way: 20 PLN, return: 40 PLN. The tickets can be bought from the driver or booked online. Timetables are available here.

  • Taxi: Airport taxi, fare aprox. 170 PLN

  • UBER

Kraków-Balice Airport (KRK)

  • Public transport:

  • train from Airport to Krakow city centre and bus service from Train and Bus Central Station (UNIBUS timetable) or train connection to Katowice. We advice to choose bus service.

  • direct bus connection from Airport to Katowice. Details available here.

  • Taxi: fare aprox. 200 PLN

Warsaw Chopin Ariport

  • Public transport:

train from Airport to Warsaw central train station and train connection to Katowice.

By train

Katowice has numerous train connections, i.e. with Vienna, Berlin, Prague, Budapest. Please check details at:

By coach

Budget coach service:

Find your way to the University

Hotel Novotel and Ibis are located within 10 minutes' walk from the University.