Warsaw conference – practical information

The conference will take place in the building of the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology of the Polish Academy of Sciences. Address: 72 Nowy Świat street, Warsaw.

 

Staszica Palace

 

The venue, is located next to the Nowy Świat – Uniwersytet underground station and is close to several stops of popular bus lines, including direct lines from the airport and the Central railway station.

 

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How to get to the venue

From the Warsaw Chopin Airport:
By bus: go to bus terminal and take line 175 in the direction of Pl. Piłsudskiego. Get off at Ordynacka, and walk straight ahead for 230m. The main entrance to the building is from Krakowskie Przedmieście street.

By taxi: there is a designated taxi stop at the Arrivals gate. Please use only the recommended taxi services with company logos and price list displayed on the window. The cost of a ride to the city center or the conference venue is about 15 EUR on weekdays.

From the Warsaw Central Railway Station:

By bus: take bus 175 or 128 in the direction of Pl. Piłsudskiego, and get off at Ordynacka.

By taxi: there are usually some taxis next to the main entrance. Please use only corporate taxis with company logos and price list displayed on the window. The average cost of a ride to the venue is approx. 5-7 EUR on a weekday.

Public transport tickets:
There are ticket machines at all major stops (including the airport and the central train station), and most buses and trams also have ticket machines on board, accepting card. We recommend buying a 3-day ticket (Zone 1 only) – it costs 36pln (ab. 8 EUR) and allows you to use all bus, tram, and metro lines for 72hours. The conference venue, the Central Railway Station and the Chopin Airport are in Zone 1.

For more information on Warsaw public transport visit this website.

Taxis:

Recommended taxi services:


SAWA: +48 22 644 44 44
ELE: +48 22 811 11 11
GLOB: +48 666 00 96 68

Uber, Free Now, and ITaxi are also available in Warsaw.

Accommodation:

The venue is located next to several hotels and hostels. We are currently working on arranging a discount in one of the nearby hotels, and will update this information in due course.

Nearby accommodation possibilities include:

Hotel Harenda, 1 min walk to the venue
MotelOne, 5  min walk to the venue
Hotel Gromada Centrum, 7 min walk to the venue
Novotel Warszawa Centrum, 15 min walk to the venue
Mercure Warszawa Centrum, 20 minute walk to the venue