How do I get from Auschwitz to Prague?

Can you do a day trip from Prague to Auschwitz?

Auschwitz is located 450 km from Prague so it’s pretty far from the capital of Czech Republic but it’s possible to vist the camp in one day trip. One way driving takes appprox 5 hours and sightseeing with local guide inside Auschwitz lasts 3 hours and 30 min.

Can you just walk into Auschwitz?

The grounds and most of the buildings at the sites of the Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II-Birkenau sites are open to visitors. Some buildings are not accessible to visitors (including the blocks reserved for the Museum administration and its departments).

Can you walk around Auschwitz without a tour?

It is free to tour Auschwitz-Birkenau without a guide but you do need to reserve your time slot in advance.

Is there a direct train from Prague to Krakow?

There are 2 direct trains from Prague to Krakow Central each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How long does it take to walk around Auschwitz?

The tour around Auschwitz takes about 2 hours and the tour around Birkenau lasts about 1.5 hour.

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How much is a taxi from Krakow old town to Auschwitz?

Taxi fare from Krakow to Auschwitz in Krakow, costs around 16.00 zl.

How much does it cost to get into Auschwitz?

Admission to the Auschwitz Museum is free but every person has to reserve their entry cards on the institution’s website or pick them up personally at the Museum. The entry charge is paid only in two cases – one is when the individual visitors choose the services of the Museum guide.

Is there a dress code at Auschwitz?

There is no dress policy for visitors. It’s recommended that you wear comfortable footwear as a tour to Auschwitz requires a lpt of walking. It’s also important to note that you will be outside for the majority of the tour, so you should dress appropriately for the weather conditions.

Do you need ID to get into Auschwitz?

10.45 – 12.30 Auschwitz camp visit

Please note, to enter the Museum premises you need to show your valid passport or ID card.

How long do people spend at Auschwitz?

In order to take in the grounds and exhibitions in a suitable way, visitors should set aside a minimum of about 90 minutes for the Auschwitz site and the same amount of time for Auschwitz II-Birkenau.