Because of the coronavirus, the Polish government introduced nationwide special precautionary measures. From Friday the 13th until at least March 25 all institutions, cultural venues like cinemas, museums and theatres, across all of Poland. So all Kraków's tourist attractions and cultural institutions will be closed until at least March 25. Read more about coronavirus in Krakow

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Where do you fly into for Auschwitz?

There are two international airports located within several dozen km of Auschwitz – Krakow-Balice (60 km) and Katowice-Pyrzowice (70 km). To get to Auschwitz from Krakow Balice you can take a train, bus (around 2 hours) or taxi (around 1 hour). Transport fr...

Can you visit Auschwitz on your own?

Yes, the entrance to the Museum is free of charge and you can visit Auschwitz on your own. It does not refers to the period between April 1st and October 31st, when the entry is possible only for guided tours. ...

Which city is closest to Auschwitz?

Two prominent cities in Southern Poland – Krakow and Katowice are the nearest ones around Auschwi...

Where should I stay to visit Auschwitz?

One of the most significant city in Poland – Krakow, is located around 70 km from Auschwitz and y...

Can you go to Auschwitz without a tour?

Yes, you can visit Auschwitz as an individual visitor and walk by your own as the sites in Auschwit...

How long does a tour of Auschwitz take?

Private and Group Auschwitz Tour lasts for approximately 6,5 hours. The drive takes around 1 h 10 m...