Travel and Accommodation

TRAVEL

By plane

Szczecin - Goleniów airport (SZZ) is located 38 km from Szczecin. Airport pick-up service include taxi available from outside the terminal, estimated travel time 30 minutes and cost - 30 EUR. There is also a shuttle bus departs the terminal to the main city bus station, estimated travel time 1 hour and cost - 5 EUR.

Berlin airports (Schönefeld: SXF, Tegel: TXL) are located 150 km away from the Szczecin. Airport pick-up service: taxi - 2h, 90 EUR; shuttle bus - 3.5h, 25 EUR/person (earlier booking is suggested).

By train

Szczecin lies on the railway Warszawa-Szczecin and has several convenient direct rail links with major Polish cities, and also with Berlin and Amsterdam. Detailed information may be found at http://www.pkp.pl, http://www.bahn.de/international/view/en/index.shtml

By car

Szczecin is easily accessible via the European Route E28.Participants coming from Western Europe are advised to use the Pomellen/Kolbaskowo border crossing point on the motorway E28 Berlin-Szczecin.

By ferry

You can reach Szczecin from Sweden (Ystad) and Denmark (Copenhagen) using the ferry connections to and from Świnoujście. From there, the journey takes about 1.5 hours. You can use a bus to get from Świnoujście to Szczecin.

Taxi
 
In Szczecin there are plenty of taxis to chose from, but it is recommended that you order one by phone.
 
Local transport
 
There are both local trains and buses in Szczecin. Public transport runs from about 05:00 to 23:00, and
departure times are clearly posted at all stops. Tickets can be bought from any kiosk selling newspapers, in MZK booking offces or from the driver (from 18:00 until 06:00 only).
 
The tickets are valid for a limited period, either 20, 60 or 120 minutes - timed from when validated in the ticket
machine. Note that on both buses and trams, night tickets have a time limit of up to two hours.
 

ACCOMMODATION

Szczecin has all common kinds of overnight accommodation. It is possible to stay at hotels or hostels. You can find and book your hotel usuing following websites:

travelmarket.com

tripadvisor.com

booking.com