The nearest international airport Kraków-Balice (KRK) is located at a distance of about 110 km from Zakopane.
On the first day of the conference, Sunday, August 26th, we will provide a bus transportation from Kraków to Zakopane. The conference buses will leave from Plac Worcella 6, downtown Kraków (near the main railway station) at 12:30 and 14:30, and from the Kraków-Balice Airport, at 13:00 and 15:00. Participants registered for the conference can sign up for their preffered bus using the Doodle.
Return bus services from Zakopane to Kraków (via the airport) will be offered on Sunday, September 2nd, in the morning.
One may also reach Zakopane by a public transport:
1. From the Airport take the train service to the main railway station in the center of Kraków. The trains depart every 30 minutes, running time is 20 minutes.
2. Walk 200 meters to the regional bus terminal (MDA). A regular bus service connects Kraków with Zakopane with busses of several companies departing every 20-30 minutes. The travel time from Kraków to Zakopane is approximately 2.5 hours. For detailed timetables check the „useful links” at the bottom of this page.
Several Taxi and Airport Transfer companies offer direct transportation from Kraków Airport to Zakopane. The cost varies between 300 and 400 PLN depending on the size of the car or van.