How to get to Krakow

By plane

Krakow can be reached by commercial aviation through the John Paul II International Airport Krakow-Balice. 21 airlines fly to and from Krakow including British Airways, Alitalia, Germanwings, LOT, Lufthansa and cheap airlines such as SkyEurope, Ryanair, easyJet and centralwings.

You can go from the airport to the city centre by:

  • Train

    The train stop is located app. 200 m from the passenger terminal ( 5 minute walk)

    It will take you 20 minutes and cost 6 PLN (less than 2EU) to get to the Krakow Main Station

  • Bus

    The 192 bus stop is located directly at the roundabout, in front of the passenger terminal. The trip to the Main Station takes app. 35 minutes. The ticket can be purchased at the ticket machine on the bus stop for 2,5 PLN (less than 1EU)

  • Taxi

    There are always taxis waiting for the passengers in front of the airport. The average price for a ride to the city centre is 50 PLN (around 15EU)

    Find out more on John Paul II International Airport Krakow-Balice web page.

By train

You can also travel to Krakow by train from main Polish cities such as Warsow, Wroclaw, Poznan, Gdansk and several cities in Europe. There is direct connection from Berlin, Wien, Prague etc.

Search for your connection here (your destination is Krakow Glowny).

How to get to the venue?

By car:

See the map.

Check buses and trams time table here.


Hackers’ Squad

During 5th edition of CONFidence you have a unique chance to stay at the coolest spot in the city – Hackers’ Squad. It is a place where hacking never stops!

We decided to rent the whole hostel (or even group of hostels if it’s necessary) and turn it into the real hacking space – a place to sleep, to party and to hack - only for CONFidence attendees. While registering you can choose to stay in Hackers’ Squad for 14 EUR/night. It is not only cheap, but also convenient (the Hackers’ Squad is located in a walkable distance from the conference center) way to stay in Krakow during CONFidence.

Hackers’ Squad Basic Info:

  • 4,6 and 8 bed dorms are available and you will be randomly assign to one of the rooms
  • you can stay there from 14 till 17 May
  • the price is 14 EUR per night per person
  • only CONFidence attendees can stay in Hackers’ Squad
  • it is not a luxury accommodation but it’s clean, safe, beer-and-hack-friendly :)