Airport lines

Publication date: 16.12.2018

Metropolitan airport lines link main cities of the Upper Silesian - Zagłębie Metropolis with the International Katowice Airport in Pyrzowice. To the airport in Pyrzowice passengers can travel directly from: Katowice, Gliwice, Zabrze, Bytom, Piekary Śląskie, Sosnowiec, and Będzin.

AP1 and AP3 buses travel round-the-clock. Line AP2 travels during the day time (between 5 am and 11 pm).

The line connecting Pyrzowice with Gliwice (AP1) travels from 2 am to 11 pm approx. every hour, while in the remaining time (i.e. from 11 pm to 2 am) - approx. every one and a half hour.

The lines departing from Katowice to the airport between 5 am and 9 pm start alternating at a common frequency of half an hour (line AP2 travels from 5 am to approx. 10 pm, and line AP3 from 3 am to 10 pm every hour).

In addition, stops served by individual lines enable performance of convenient transfer connections for passengers travelling from cities, which have no direct connections with the airport.

1. Timetable

From Metropolis cities people can get to the airport by the following lines:

AP1 - Gliwice Plac Piastów - Gliwice Zajezdnia - Zabrze Goethego - Zabrze Multikino - Bytom Karb - Bytom Dworzec (station) - Piekary Śląskie Szarlej Kaufland - Pyrzowice Port Lotniczy (airport)
The timetable of line AP1 buses is available in the Timetable tab in the Bus - Express line to the airport section.

AP2 - Katowice Sądowa (international bus station) - Katowice Dworzec (railway station) - Katowice Sokolska - Katowice Strefa Kultury (Zone of Culture) - Sosnowiec Dworzec PKP (railway station) - Będzin Stadion - Pyrzowice Port Lotniczy (airport)
The timetable of line AP2 buses is available in the Timetable tab in the Bus - Express line to the airport section.

AP3 - Katowice Sądowa (international bus station) - Katowice Dworzec (railway station) - Pyrzowice Port Lotniczy (airport)
The timetable of line AP3 buses is available in the Timetable tabin the Bus - Express line to the airport section.

Apart from the three basic airport lines also the fourth supplementary express line was started, connecting Tychy with Katowice - AP4. It supplements the operating railway connections between the above cities. It travels only at nighttime (between midnight and 5 p.m.; during this period it travels on average once per hour) and is connecting with the AP3 line buses, enabling passengers to transfer freely at the Katowice Station and to get from Tychy to the Katowice Airport in Pyrzowice and vice versa.

AP4 - Tychy Dworzec PKP (railway station) - Tychy Hotelowiec - Katowice Giszowiec Osiedle - Katowice Sądowa (international bus station)
The timetable of line AP4 buses is available in the Timetable tabin the Bus - Express line to the airport section.

In addition, stops served by individual lines enable transfer connections for passengers travelling from cities, which have no direct connections with the airport.

Moreover, it is possible to travel to the airport area by normal lines. These are buses no. 175385717, and 738.

Current timetables for all airport lines are available on the website in the Timetable tab.

The price of tickets for airport lines is PLN 14 (concession tickets PLN 7).

2. Tickets

The following tickets entitle to travel by express lines to the airport: Airport 30, Airport 90, and 24h + Airport.

3. Airport lines – FAQ