City transport

Łódź – Getting in and Out 

 

Trains

The central PKP railway station Łódź Fabryczna is situated in the center of Łódź, close to Narutowicza St. phone +48 42 205 59 39 (24hr)
www.pkp.pl

Connection from the Dorm: by bus #58

Departures to Warsaw (to Warszawa Centralna Station): about every 2hr
Time of journey: about 2,5hr
Standard class ticket, full fare: 35,00 PLN,
student fare (carry student id  with you): 25,00 PLN

Łódź Kaliska Railway Station
Phone: 0 42 205 44 08 (24hr)
www.pkp.pl

 

City Public Transport

MPK local public transport information:
Phone: +48 42 672 13 17, +48 42 672 11 12
www.mpk.lodz.pl

 

Taxi Services

MPT Society of Łódź Taxi-Drivers
Phone: +48 42 91 91

ORANGE 
Phone: 0 502 800 919

Tele TAXI 400 400
Phone: +48 42 6 400 400, 0 800 400 400

Radio Taxi DwaDwa
Phone: +48 42 96 22, +48 42 646 46 46, 0 800 222 222

Merc. Radio Taxi
+48 42 650 50 50, +48 42 96 27

 

Planes

Łódź Airport (Port Lotniczy Łódź im. Wł. Reymonta)
ul. Gen. Stanisława Maczka 35
Phone: +48 42 688 84 14
e-mail: handling@airport.lodz.pl
www.airport.lodz.pl
www.lotnisko.lodz.pl

Connection:
Bus # L, 65 from ŁódźKaliska Railway Station
Bus # L from PKP ŁódźFabryczna

Flight information:
LOT Polish Airlines
ul.Piotrkowska 122
Phone: 0 801 703 703
www.lot.pl

Direct flights to Dublin, London, Nottingham, Warsaw apart from transfer flights to most European and overseas destinations are offered. Further connections are to be established in the nearest future.

 

CAR RENT:

  • AKM – 24 hr information line: 0 801 129 122
  • AVIS – LublinekAirport, ul.Gen. Stanisława Maczka 35, phone: 0 607 036 308
  • www.avis.pl
  • Aviso-Car – ul.Wierzbowa 20 phone: +48 42 678 17 09, 0 603 555 445
  • Hertz –  al.Kościuszki 68, phone: – +48 42 636 46 39 0 605 150 420 www.hertz.com.pl
  • National Car Rental – ul.Piotrkowska 228, phone: +48 42 630 16 60, +48 42 630 16 61

 

Travel Agencies

  • CAMPUS TRAVEL Łódź ul.Narutowicza 35, phone +48 42 631 97 01, lodz@campus.pl
  • NOVA TRAVEL ul.6 Sierpnia 2/4, www.nova-travel.pl
  • ALMATUR ul.Piotrkowska 59, www.almatur.pl/ phone +48 42 637 11 22,
  • +48 42 637 11 85,
  • fax.+48 42 637 11 85
  • LUFTHANSA CITY CENTER – BIS al.Kościuszki 27, phone: +48 42 630 09 91, +48 42 632 98 27, http://www.bislcc.pl/

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

There is an extensive tram and bus network in Łódź, with night services (marked N1, N2…), all available for the same price.

up to 10 min up to 30 min up to 60 min one-day ticket (24hr)
Full fare resp.1,70 PLN 2,40 PLN 3,60 PLN 9,60 PLN
Student fare resp. 0,85 PLN 1,20 PLN 1,80 PLN 4,80 PLN
Student tickets are valid only with student identity card.

Do remember to have it always with you while using public transport to avoid problems in case of ticket inspection. (fine 100 PLN)

There are also monthly and semester passes, sold at ticket offices at various points in the city. The closest to the Dorm is at ul.Narutowicza 77 Mon-Fri, 8:00 am-6,00 pm

The points working longer (open Mon-Fri, 6:00 am – 8:00 pm, Sat-Sun, 7:00 am – 6:00 pm) are in Plac Barlickiego.

To buy passes you need to have one photo and your student ID with you

monthly student card 44,00 PLN
semester student card (4 month) 150,00 PLN
semester student card (5 month) 186,00 PLN

There are 2 bus lines leading to the Dorm: # 58, 64

Connection from the Dorm to Collegium Anatomicum – ul.Narutowicza 60 – bus #58 (DąbrowskiegoSq) – directly to plac gen.Hallera 1 – Dean’s Office and other departments of the Medical University – bus# 58, change to tram #9,13 in plac Dąbrowskiego.

to the Polish Mother’s Research Institute ul.Rzgowska 281/289 – bus # 64, change to # 70 and 70A at Piłsudskiego St.

to Railway Station and ul.Piotrkowska. – bus # 58, change to tram # 9,12, 13 in plac Dąbrowskiego.