Travel

Conference Venue

University of Warsaw Library, Dobra str. 56/66, Room 316 (Level 3), Warsaw, Poland. (map)

Letter of invitation/Visa requirements

For speakers/presenters: contact Lilianna Nalewajska, email: l.nalewajska@uw.edu.pl
For participants: contact Christine Brown, email: christine.brown@ualberta.ca

Warsaw Airport

Warsaw Chopin Airport (IATA: WAW, ICAO: EPWA), is an international airport located in the Wlochy district of Warsaw, 10 kilometres south-west of Warsaw City Centre (map). Some of the facilites available at the terminal are: ATMs, Banks and Currency Exchange, Restaurants, Cafés, Shops, Postal Services, Chapel, Areas for Children, VIP Services and Lounges, Rental Car, Parking Spaces .

Rail is the best way to reach Warsaw city centre. This service was opened in 2012 and connects the airport to the city centre in 20 minutes.

Bus lines that connects to Warsaw city centre: 175, 188 and N32 (during night). Line 148 goes to Ursynów (south of Warsaw) and Praga (an eastern part of Warsaw). The Metro Station of Wilanowska is connected by bus 331.

Car Hire: Tel: +48 22 650 4220 (prices).

Lost and Found: Located at Departure Hall, adjacent to security control in the CDE zone. E-mail: bagaz@polish-airports.com

Central Railway Station

Warsaw has several train stations, but most travelers use the Warsaw Central Station (Warszawa Centralna, map). This station handles the majority of domestic trains and all international train service. Wi-Fi service is available. More information.

To the Warsaw Chopin Airport take: Express train/SKM S3.

Public transportation

Public transport in Warsaw (buses, trams, metro) – the bus stop next to the University of Warsaw Library is called “Biblioteka Uniwersytecka” (University Library), the underground station is called “Centrum Nauki Kopernik” (Copernicus Science Center). More information.

To the University of Warsaw Library:

The price of a normal public transport ticket: PLN 4.40 – valid 75 min., PLN 3.40 – valid 20 min. (ticket vending machines are available on bus and tram stops, on the stations and on the buses and trams). More information.

Taxi services

Eko Taxi . . . . . . . . tel. +48 22 644 22 22
Glob Cab Taxi . . . . tel. +48 666 00 96 68
Eco Cab . . . . . . . . tel. +48 123 456 789
MPT Taxi . . . . . . . . tel. +48 22 191 91
Ele Taxi . . . . . . . . . tel. +48 22 811 11 11