Krakow Airport is the largest regional airport in Poland. It is located in the south of Poland, 11 km west of Kraków. The beginnings of civil aviation at Krakow Airport date back to 1964.
The airport covers a total area of 310 ha, including 27.5 ha managed by John Paul II Krakow-Balice International Airport Ltd. Kraków Airport as a facility is used by both military and civil aviation, with John Paul II Kraków-Balice International Airport Ltd managing the civil part of the airport. On 1997, Krakow-Balice International Airport Ltd. began its operational business. John Paul II Kraków-Balice International Airport Ltd. is the sole shareholder of the following companies: MPL Services Ltd. and Krakow Airport Hotel Ltd. MPL Services Ltd. provides food and beverage, commercial and cleaning services at the terminal buildings, operates car parks and the viewing terrace, and - since 2012 – it also handles airport fees as well as passenger and luggage transport services under the name of Krakow Airport Taxi. Krakow Airport Hotel Ltd. established to carry out the construction of a hotel in the airport area and manage the hotel once it is built. The vision of the John Paul II International Airport Kraków - Balice Ltd. is to become a leader among the European regional airports.
Management company: John Paul II International Airport Krakow-Balice Ltd.
Address: ul. Kapitana M. Medweckiego 1 - 32-083 Balice - Poland
Telephone no.: +48 801 055 000
IATA Code: KRK
ICAO Code: EPKK
Country code: PL
The train service provided by ‘Przewozy Regionalne Sp. z.o.o’ is the fastest link between the centre of Krakow and the airport. Travel time is about 20 minutes. 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.
For travel between the terminals (T1 and T2) and the station, 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.
Krakow Airport is served by two regular bus lines: 208 and 292 and one night line: 902.
Krakow Airport is situated about 11 km west of Krakow’s centre. Its location in the immediate vicinity of the regional roads and the A4 motorway facilitates access from various parts of the region and Poland.
Krakow Airport Taxi is the only official taxi service at the airport.
The car rental companies present at the airport are: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Dollar, Express, National/Alamo and Sixt.