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
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 from Katowice-Pyrzowice is the same, but a train or bus drives about 3 hours.