Welcome to Katowice


Historically, Katowice is a product of the 19th-century industrial boom, but it only became a city in the interwar period. After WWII, at the height of the Stalinist cult craze, the city was renamed Stalinogród, but reverted to its old name soon after Comrade Joe died in 1953. Katowice has few significant historical monuments, but it’s a major commercial and cultural centre and holds sufficient attractions to make it worth a stopover.


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$17.93 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Transfer from Krakow to Katowice Airport

Meet your English-speaking driver at your hotel or accommodation in Krakow and enjoy a smooth transfer to Katowice-Pyrzowice International Airport. The driver will drop you off at the airport departures' area. The distance between Krakow and Katowice-Pyrzowice Airport is ~ 100 km and the total duration of the transfer without counting stops is around 1.5 hours with normal traffic conditions. The transfer is done via the route that goes through Olkusz (PL). For airport transfers we avoid highways, so in case there is any traffic jam on the way, there will be an alternative road available and you will still be able to arrive at the airport on time. All our cars are equipped with air conditioner and heating system, and have enough space for the luggage of an 8-person group. The size of the vehicle depends on the number of people.

$17.93 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Transfer from Katowice Airport to Krakow

Meet your English-speaking driver at Katowice-Pyrzowice International Airport and enjoy a smooth transfer to your accommodation in Krakow. The driver will be waiting at the arrival's hall with a sign with your name. The distance between Katowice-Pyrzowice Airport and Krakow is ~ 100 km and the total duration of the transfer without counting stops is around 1.5 hours with normal traffic conditions. The transfer is done via the route that goes through Olkusz (PL). For airport transfers we avoid highways. All our cars are equipped with air conditioner and heating system, and have enough space for the luggage of an 8-person group. The size of the vehicle depends on the number of people.

$27.53 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Arrival Transfer from Katowice Airport to Kraków City

Just as you arrive to Katowice Airport, your driver will greet you with a name plate and transfer to your hotel in the Kraków city center. This is a private transfer which means that you will not share a car with anyone apart from your booking. The cars used for this service are less than 5 years old. Private transfers can make your stay much more simple and enjoyable. Don't go through all the stress of taking a taxi or facing long shuttle queues and make the best of your journey from the moment you arrive to Katowice Airport. The driver is well trained and will make sure that you have a smooth ride from door to door.

$75.69 Transfers & Ground Transport

Low Cost Private Transfer From Kraków-Balice Airport to Katowice City - One Way

Enjoy a relaxed piece of mind knowing that the last part of your journey to Katowice will go smoothly without having the fear of overpaying for taxi’s or getting lost because of language barriers. Do not get confused or worried because of language barriers or other problems. Once arrived to the arrival terminal you will find your private driver awaiting you with a sign bearing your name on it. Once you made contact with your driver he will assist and direct you to the vehicle and make sure you arrive to your destination in Katowice city in comfort and safety. Enjoy a piece of mind knowing that everything is organised and enjoy the views while passing by the famous Cathedral of Christ the king or the iconic Silesian Theatre. It is important that when you book you provide us your flight number and the address of destination in Katowice to ensure that your trip proceeds without any problems. Once you booked you will receive a booking confirmation in the form of a travel voucher to present to your private driver.

$41.29 Transfers & Ground Transport

Low Cost Private Transfer From Katowice International Airport to Katowice City - One Way

Sit back and relax while our driver leads you the way and assists you with your luggage. You will not have to worry about any details on how to get to your location in Katowice. Do not get confused or worried because of language barriers or other problems. Once arrived to the arrival terminal you will find your private driver awaiting you with a sign bearing your name on it. Once you made contact with your driver he will assist and direct you to the vehicle and make sure you arrive to your destination in Katowice city in comfort and safety. Enjoy a piece of mind knowing that everything is organised and enjoy the views while passing by the famous Silesian Theatre or the iconic Goldstein Palace. When you book, please provide us with your flight number and full address of your centrally located destination in Katowice. Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to your private driver.

$101.78 Cultural & Theme Tours

Auschwitz Tour from Katowice with Private Transfer

This one-day tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum includes a door-to-door transfer in our modern fleet of vehicles.You will tour Auschwitz I with a museum-licensed guide for about two hours, afterwards you will get the opportunity to see Birkenau, with the widely-recognised low-rise wooden gate-like building that is pictured in movies. The Tour will continue for roughly one-hour and twenty-minutes at the second camp. Afterwards, you have up to 30 minutes of free time to reflect or purchase a book from the museum bookshop.Help the future generations acknowledge the devastation that occurred at Auschwitz on this 1-day tour from Katowice. As Winston Churchill once said “those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it.”

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