Szczecin is the capital city of West Pomeranian Voivodeship in Poland. It is the country's seventh-largest city and the largest seaport in Poland on the Baltic Sea. Approximate total population of the city is 400,000. Szczecin is situated in the north-west of Poland, 140 km from Berlin, 500 km from Warsaw and 100 km from well-known seaside resorts: Świnoujście and Międzyzdroje. The West Pomeranian Province is one of the most attractive tourist areas in Poland.

Embankment "Wały Chrobrego" - one of the most beautiful places in Szczecin

Travel to Szczecin

  • By plane
    The nearest airports are: Szczecin - Goleniów airport (SZZ), located 30 km away from Szczecin and Berlin airports (Schönefeld: SXF, Tegel: TXL) located 150 km away from our town.
    Airport pick-up service - From/to Szczecin-Goleniów: taxi – 30 EUR, free shuttle bus for LOT Airlines, 3 EUR in other case. From/to Berlin: taxi – 70 EUR, shuttle bus 15 EUR/person (one month booking before arrival is suggested).
  • By train
    Szczecin lies on the railway Warszawa Szczecin and has several convenient direct rail links with major Polish cities, and also with Berlin and Amsterdam. Detailed information may be found at,
  • By car
    Szczecin is easily accessible via the European Route E28.Participants coming from Western Europe are advised to use the Pomellen/Kolbaskowo border crossing point on the motorway E28 Berlin-Szczecin.