SOSNOWIEC TRAVEL GUIDE

This page is a guide only. It contains recommendations from either TMs, Referees or Parents from previous seasons.  Venues or official hotels may change for the current season so we recommend that you check the reglement’s before confirming any travel arrangements.  If you are booking hotels before the reglement is out we advise you may want to consider booking with free cancellation as it is not guaranteed that competition details will stay the same.

Background Info
Sosnowiec is an industrial city-county in the Dąbrowa Basin (Zagłębie Dąbrowskie) of southern Poland, in the Silesian Voivodeship, which is also part of the Silesian Metropolis municipal association. Located in the eastern part of the Upper Silesian Industrial Region, Sosnowiec is one of the cities of the Katowice urban area. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sosnowiec

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Visa Requirements
None (as at 30/4/2020).
(Athletes are responsible for getting any required Visas)
https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/poland/entry-requirements

Local Emergency Numbers
Central emergency number    112
Ambulance                                      999
Police                                                 997
Fire Service                                    998

Venue
MOSiR Sports Hall, 4c Żeromskiego St

Nearby Supermarket (Venue)
There’s a Tesco supermarket round the corner from the Art Hotel and Boutique Hotel.

The Sosnowiec Plaza which is opposite the venue has a choice of restaurants but no supermarket.

Hotels (Juniors)
Hotel Boutique
Art Hotels
Vienna House Easy Katowice

Flights
Katowice is the closest airport and flights go from London Stansted and London Luton

Transfers
Transfers are provided to and from Katowice and Krakow airports for €40/50
Transfers are provided to and from the hotels mentioned on the invitation which is free of charge.

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