schindler's factory in krakow

Schindler's Factory Location | Getting There Via Tram, Bus, Car

Schindler's Factory is an erstwhile tin metal factory in Krakow, Poland that now houses two historical exhibitions. It is one of the most-visited attractions in Krakow. Oskar Schindler employed around 1,200 Jews in his factory during the Nazi occupation, thereby rescuing them from the concentration camps. You can now visit the world-famous factory where the wartime events took place and learn more about the Holocaust. Before you plan your visit to Schindler's Factory, read on to know more about Schindler's Factory location and how to get there.

Schindler's Factory Location

Address: Lipowa 4, 30-702 Kraków, Poland

Find On Map

Trams that take you to Schindler's Factory: Limanowskiego, lines 6, 13, 23; Bohaterow Getta, lines 3, 9, 19, 24 and 50; Zablocie, lines 11 and 20

Nearest Landmark: Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow

Plan Your Visit

Getting to Schindler's Factory

Pl Bohaterow Ghetto Tram Station to Schindler's Factory

By Tram

Closest Station: Pl. Bohaterow Getta

  • From Pl. Bohaterow Getta, Schindler's Factory is 8-minutes away by walk.
  • There are multiple trams that take you to Schindler's Factory.
  • Limanowskiego, lines 6, 13, 23; Pl. Bohaterow Getta, lines 3, 9, 19, 24 and 50; Zablocie, lines 11 and 20
Krakow Zablocie Train Station to Schindler's Factory

By Train

Closest Station: Kraków Zabłocie

  • You can conveniently take a train to reach Schindler's Factory.
  • From the closest station, Schindler's Factory, via Lipowa, is a mere 5-minute walk (350 m).
Krakowska Akademia Bus Stop to Schindler's Factory

By Bus

Closest Stop: Krakowska Akademia stop

  • You can even take a bus to reach Schindler's Factory.
  • The bus stop Krakowska Akademia at Herlinga Grudzinskiego street is within walking distance from Schindler's Factory.
  • It takes about 6 minutes to reach the factory from the stop (500 m).
old town to schindler's factory

By Uber

  • If you do not wish to travel by public transport, you also have the option of taking an Uber to reach Schindler's Factory.
  • It will cost around 8 to 15 zloty which is about $2.65 to $3.97 to get to Schindler's Factory from Old Town.

Schindler's Factory by Car

old town to schindler's factory

Driving to Schindler's Factory

  • Driving to Schindler's Factory by car is quite easy as it is located in an easily accessible place.
  • From Krakow's Old Town historical center, Schindler's Factory is a five-minute drive away across the Wisla River, without any traffic jams.
  • The easiest access route to Schindler's Factory Most Kotlarski bridge, is to the east of Lipowa, a 2-minute drive.
  • The access route to Schindler's Factory to the west of Lipowa runs through Most Powstancow Slaskich, a 6-minute drive.
Parking Facilities

Parking at Schindler's Factory

  • There is no parking facility located inside the premises of the factory.
  • However, it is possible to park your vehicle on the streets nearby provided that you get a free spot.
  • It should be noted that is not very easy to get a parking space near Schindler's Factory.
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Frequently Asked Questions About Schindler's Factory Location

Q. Where is Schindler's Factory located?

A. Schindler's Factory is located at Lipowa 4, 30-702 Kraków, Poland.

Q. Which city is Schindler's Factory located in?

A. Schindler's Factory is located in Krakow.

Q. What modes of public transportation can I use to reach Schindler's Factory?

A. You can reach Schindler's Factory by various means of public transport including tram, bus, and train. You can even book an Uber to reach Schindler's Factory.

Q. What is the most convenient way to reach Schindler's Factory?

A. The most convenient way to reach Schindler's Factory is by taking a tram to Pl. Bohaterow Getta. Schindler's Factory is 8-minutes away by walk from here.

Q. Which is the closest bus stop to Schindler's Factory?

A. The closest bus stop to Schindler's Factory is Krakowska Akademia stop.

Q. Does Schindler's Factory have parking facilities?

A. There is no parking facility located inside the premises of the factory. However, it is possible to park your vehicle on the streets nearby provided that you get a free spot.

Q. Is Schindler's Factory wheelchair accessible?

A. Yes, Schindler’s Factory is wheelchair friendly and visitors can make use of the elevators as well.