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Katowice Area Code: 32
Remember, when dialing from inside Poland, first dial 0 followed by the area code and number. For other cities, see our list of area codes.

 Emergency
*note: English may not be spoken

Ambulance
tel. 999

Police
tel. 997

Fire
tel. 998

 Tourist Info
Tourist Information Center
ul. Mlynska 11
hours: 9-17
tel. 53 98 34

 Katowice 
 Airport

contacts, schedule

 Directory
Assistance
International Calls
tel. 901

National inquiries
tel. 913

Local inquiries
tel. 911

Time
tel. 926

 Post Offices
ul. Pocztowa 9
hours: 8-20

Main Train Station
Plac Oddzialow Mlodziezy Powstanczej 5
hours: open 24h

 Banks
The Cooperative Societies' Bank
ul. Kopernika 14
hours: 8-13 Mon-Fri
tel. 51 85 71

Invest-Bank
ul.
Czerwinskiego 6
hours: 8-13 Mon-Fri
tel. 58 63 97

The National Savings Bank
hours for all branches:
8-13 Mon-Fri
ul. Warszawska 7
tel. 153 77 19
ul. Warszawska 12
tel. 59 92 41
ul. Francuska 36
tel. 155 23 57

The Polish Guardian Bank
ul. Chorzowska 1
hours: 8-16 Mon-Fri
tel. 153 92 21

The Polish National Bank
ul. Bankowa 5
hours: 8-13 Mon-Fri
tel. 58 37 51

Dept. of Foreign Exchange
Polish National Bank
ul. Mieleckiego 10
hours: 8-13 Mon, Wed, Fri; 8-17 Tue, Thur
tel. 153 80 91

The Silesian
Bank

ul. Warszawska 14
hours: 8-16 Mon-Fri
tel. 153 72 81

The Trading
Bank

ul. Mickiewicza 29
hours: 8-14 Mon-Fri
tel. 51 84 01

The Upper Silesian Economic Bank
ul. Warszawska 6
hours: 8-16 Mon-Fri
tel. 59 62 31

 Taxis
Radio Taxis
tel. 919, 59 60 69

Taxi stand locations:
ul. 3 Maja (train station)
Plac Oddzialow Mlodziezy Powstanczej
ul. Piotra Skargi 2 (Hotel Silesia)
Al. Korfantego 9 (Hotel Katowice)

Luggage van stands:
ul. Chorzowska
ul. Dworcowa (train station)

 Plane,
Train
& Boat
*note: let the phone ring for as long as you can stand it; someone will pick up

LOT Polish Airlines
Pyrzowice Airport
tel. 58 07 27

LOT Katowice Office
Al. Korfantego 36
tel. 58 06 84, 58 58 91

PKP Train Station
tel. 53 73 13, 53 73 60, 53 73 36

PKS Bus Station
tel. 58 94 65

 Drugstores
Pod Orlem
ul. Warszawska 6
tel. 59 83 84

Pharmakon
ul. 3 Maja 33
tel. 59 99 95

 Government
Town Council
ul. Mlynska 4
tel. 53 80 11

Mayor's Office
tel. 153 81 33

Dept. of Culture
tel. 153 86 57

Dept. of Economic Activity
tel. 153 87 50

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Events
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Music
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