John Paul II International Airport Kraków-Balice
Location — The John Paul II International Airport Krakow-Balice is located in the south of Poland, 11 km to the west from Krakow, situated conveniently on the Balice outskirts of the Krakow city centre.
Time zone — Poland is in the Central European Time zone (CET), 1 hour ahead of GMT and 6 hours ahead of the eastern United States.
Driving Directions : The Airport lies by the A4 expressway to Silesia province en route to Germany. The airport is a fifteen-thirty minutes drive from the city centre of Krakow. The airport can be reached from the centre of Kraków by four different roads.
Address — Krakow Airport (KRK), Międzynarodowy Port Lotniczy, im. Jana Pawła II, Krakow – Balice Sp. z o.o., ul. Kpt. M. Medweckiego 1, 32-083 Balice, gm. Zabierzów, woj. Małopolskie, Poland
Airport Code — KRK
Country Code — 3
Car Hire — Rent-a-Car offices are located in the public part directly opposite the exit from the domestic and international arrival lounge. National, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz.
Public Transport — #Rail : Shuttle train service links Krakow’s John Paul II International Airport in Balice with the Krakow Glowny main rail station in the city centre. On average, trains run every half hour between 4 a.m. and midnight. — #Bus : Two bus services are available at a stop situated about fifty meters from the International Krakow Terminal T1. — #Taxi: Taxi stands are situated by the both passenger terminals.
The Krakow airport’s free shuttle bus runs every 15 minutes connecting the International Terminal T1, the Domestic Terminal T2, and the train stop.
3 Popular Hotels in Krakow near the John Paul II Krakow International Airport :
Cracovia – ( 10.1 km from Krakow International Airport in Poland ) : This hotel is centrally situated by Krakow’s Błonie Meadows, within easy distance of the cultural heart of Poland: the old town with the main market square and Wawel Royal Castle.
Crown Piast Hotel & Park – ( 7.5 km from the Krakow Balice Airport) : Crown Piast Hotel & Park is a modern functional hotel, comfortably located not far from city centre and the airport.
Neohotel Airport – ( 3.7 km from the Krakow international Airport) : The hotel is just 8 km from the city centre and 3.7 km from Krakow’s Balice International airport, with excellent access to the area’s main roads.