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World Conference On Doping In Sport Katowice 2019 | 5-7 November

CONFERENCE TRANSPORT

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A Travel/Welcome Desk will be set up in the arrivals/baggage collection area of the following international airports on 3, 4 ,5 November to provide information and assistance to arriving participants:

  1. Katowice International Airport (KTW) also known as Pyrzowice: The airport is located 30 minutes by car from the Katowice International Conference Centre (ICC). More information at: www.katowice-airport.com.
  2. Kraków Airport Balice (KRK) is located 45 minutes by car from the ICC. More information at: www.krakowairport.pl.
  3. Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) is located 300 km from Katowice (3 hours by car from the ICC). A direct rail connection to Katowice (2.5 hour journey) is available from the Warsaw Central Station (up to five train departures per day). For more information, please visit the Warsaw Airport website: www.lotnisko-chopina.pl.

Arrival Transfers:
A shuttle bus service from the three international airports to the official Conference hotels will be available on 3 and 4 November. More details (including shuttle bus schedules) will be provided closer to the Conference date.

Departure Transfers:

  • A shuttle bus service will be available on 7 November from the ICC to the three international airports.
  • A shuttle bus service will be available on 8 November from the official Conference hotels to the three international airports.

More details (including shuttle bus schedules) will be provided closer to the Conference date.

Train Arrivals and Departures

A Travel/Welcome Desk will be set up in the arrivals area of the following central railway stations on 3, 4, 5 November to provide information and assistance to arriving participants:

  1. Warsaw Central Station – A direct rail connection to Katowice Central Station (2.5 hour journey) is available from the Warsaw Central Station (up to five train departures per day).
  2. Katowice Central Station is located 7 minutes by car from the ICC.

Detailed information (including train schedules) is available at the website of the national and regional Polish train service PKP: https://rozklad-pkp.pl/en and http://kolejeslaskie.com/en/.

Please note there will be no Conference shuttle bus service from the Katowice Central Station given this favourable transportation alternative.

Should alternative ground transport service be required, please contact the Mazurkas team for assistance:

Professional Congress Organizer:
Mazurkas Congress & Conference management
Tel: +48 22 536 46 40
Email: wada2019@mazurkas.com.pl

Conference Venue/Hotel Transfers

A small number of Conference Hotels are within safe walking distance to the ICC. However, the majority of Conference hotels are located over 1km away from the ICC. A  shuttle bus service to and from the ICC will be available for participants staying at these hotels. More details (including shuttle bus schedules) will be provided closer to the Conference date.


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