Arrival & Parking

How to get there

  • Arrival by train: Oswiecim train station, 10min walking distance
  • Arrival by car/bus: A4 exit Oswiecim

    Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum
    ul. Stanisławy Leszczyńskiej 17
    32-603 Oświęcim

  • GPS Position: N 50° 1′ 41.925” // E 19° 11′ 59.98”

Oświęcim is an important traffic junction for motor traffic and has a very good traffic infrastructure.
From Germany, Oswiecim can be easily reached via the A4 motorway, the exit to Auschwitz (Oświęcim) is signposted. On the highway from Katowice to the Oswiecim exit there is a toll.
From the exit to the main camp (Auschwitz I) there are also numerous signs with the indication “Museum Auschwitz” incl. kilometer indication.

Parking facilities

There is a supervised parking lot directly in front of the “Stammlager”, it is free of charge.

Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum
ul. Więźniów Oświęcimia 20
32-603 Oświęcim

A free shuttle bus runs between the Stammlager (Auschwitz I) and the Birkenau camp (Auschwitz II).

Auschwitz-Birkenau Parkmöglichkeiten

Tickets and prices, how much does a guided tour cost.