Katowice, Poland

If you are looking for a surprising city, then book a flight to the exciting Katowice, known for its fascinating architectural styles and wonderful countryside.

Katowice is located in the south of Poland, near the borders of the Czech Republic and Slovakia. This Polish city is an ideal starting point from which to explore the province of Silesia. But let’s not forget the city itself. A walk through Katowice is like taking a trip through time. At the large market square you stand eye to eye with the most exceptional architecture, such as the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour. If you’re looking for some inspiration for your trip, then check out our selection of top sights in Katowice right away!

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The province of Silesia is adorned with wonderful landscapes. Rent a car and enjoy the beautiful national parks and the immense Giant Mountains. If you would like a night out after soaking up all the impressions, then you will find cosy bars and great discos in the Mariacka district. Tip: visit the Qubus Hotel and discover the impressive sky bar where you can enjoy spectacular views of the city!

Practical information

Passport and visa

You need a valid passport or identity card. 

Time zone

GMT +1 (summer time +2) There is no time difference between Katowice and the Netherlands. 


The currency used in Katowice is the Polish zloty (ZL or PLN). 

Flight duration

The flight from the Netherlands to Katowice is approximately two and a half hours. The outbound and inbound flights may be shorter if the wind direction is favourable.