A few useful pointers how to reach the Flamingo Hostel Cracow and how to get about Cracow:

From central bus-(RDA) and railway station (PKP)

By walk - about 15 min:

Go through the underground passage is directed street to the center. Pass through the Park and enter the street Pijarska, and the first turn to the left - in the Floriańska street which brings us to the main square. Szewska Street Market begins in the opposite - you have to go through the market past the right side of the streets: St. John, and Slawkowska and Szczepańska which come in the corner. Next street is just Szewska and Flamingo Hostel is located at number 4.

By tram - about 10 min:

Take a tram going to Teatr Bagatela station (2 stops). Then you have to turn left and go Szewska street about 100m.


From the John Paul II International Airport Kraków - Balice

By Taxi - about 40 min to the Hostel

Price: about 70 zł

You can find a taxi's on the Airport, but You can also call the cheap one at: 12-653-55-55 (about 50 PLN);

By Train - 30 min. to the main train station (Krakow Glowny)

Once you get to the main train station (Krakow Glowny), go by walk or take a tram. The train station is located 200 m from the T1 international terminal. For travel between the terminals and the station, we advise you to use the free Shuttle Bus service. The Shuttle Bus awaits at the rail station and transports passengers between the international (T1) and the domestic (T2) terminals and then comes back to the station. Ticket prices: One-way ticket: 12 zł, Return ticket: 20 zł (valid for 30 days from the first journey)

Group ticket: 3 people - 33 zł, 4 people - 44 zł.

By Public Bus - about 1 hour.

Krakow Airport is served by two regular bus lines: 208 and 292 and one night line: 902.

Ticket prices: 4 zł - normal / 2 zł - reduced

Tickets can be purchased from: - the ticket machine at the bus stop (payment in cash or with credit/debit card), - the authorized ticket machines found on 292 line buses (payment in cash - coins only), - the bus driver, in case of lack or failure of ticket machine (single tickets only, payment in cash).