ESPAnet Annual Conference Warsaw 2023

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Arriving in Warsaw

The closest international airport is Warsaw Chopin Airport which is located 11 km from the city centre. To reach the city centre from the airport, you can either take a suburban train or a bus. There are also taxis available outside the arrivals terminal. Details on how to access the city from the airport can be found here.

To reach the conference venue (University of Warsaw Main Campus) from Warsaw Chopin Airport by public transport take the bus nr 175 and get off at the stop ‘Uniwersytet 02’. The route takes about 35-45 minutes depending on the traffic. You will need to buy a 75 minutes bus ticket which costs 4.40 PLN ( approx 1 EUR) and can be purchased in a vending machine on the bus. 

If you arrive at the Warsaw-Modlin Airport, you can take a shuttle bus and a train to reach the city centre. Since the airport is located 40 km from the centre of Warsaw, the journey may take  60-90 minutes depending on the traffic. To reach the conference venue you will need to combine 2 or 3 means of transport. For the most convenient connection please consult the google maps: here.

If you arrive by train, you need to get off at the Warsaw Central Railway Station, which is located at the very centre of the city (about 20-25 minutes walking distance from the conference venue). To reach the conference venue you can take bus no 175, 128 or 178 or you can use metro line – M2. 

In case of train Berlin – Warsaw, you need to get off at Warszawa Gdanska Railway Station (about 36-minutes walking distance form the conference venue). To reach the conference venue you can take bus no 518, 116 or use metr line 0 M1.

To choose the best connection for a particular moment of your arrival, please consult google maps: here or a public transport journey planner: change settings to English click at the right top corner).

The conference will take place at the University of Warsaw Main Campus in the Auditorium Building (nr 6 on the map) and Old Library Building (nr 9 on the map). 


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There are many hotels of varying cost within the vicinity of the conference venue. Note that we do not offer any special conference rates at these hotels, but potential hotels/AirBnB within walking distance are, for example:

ClickTheFlat Tamka Street Apart Rooms, Tamka 49

Chopin Museum P&O Serviced Apartments, Emiliana Kopczyńskiego 5/7

ClickTheFlat Apartment, Chmielna 7

Teatro Hotel, Nowy Świat 66

ClickTheFlat Copernicus Science Centre Apart Rooms, 18/20 Dobra

Noctis Old Town, 10 Jana Kilińskiego

Palm Aparts, 11 Smolna

Sofitel Warszawa Victoria,  11 Królewska

Hotel Bristol, Krakowskie Przedmieście 42/44

Opera Art Apartment Vintage Slow, Kozia 9

Several other hotels are easily reached by public transportation from the venue:

Hotel Hetman, 36 Ks. Kłopotowskiego

Ibis Warszawa Stare Miasto, Muranowska 2

Hotel Tulip Residences Warsaw, Targowa 5

Royal Tulip Warsaw Apartments, Grzybowska 49

NYX Hotel Warsaw by Leonardo Hotels, Chmielna 71

Radisson Blu Sobieski, Plac Artura Zawiszy 1

Premiere Classe Varsovie/Warszawa, Towarowa 2

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University of Warsaw

Faculty of Political Science and International Studies
Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28
00-927 Warsaw, Poland

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