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Dec 25th - is public transport or Taxis in Poland operational that day?


vndunne 43 | 279  
9 Dec 2008 /  #1
Hi. I am just wondering if anyone know if any public transport or taxis are working on December 25th. I am based in poznan. i need to get to the airport and just realised that i need to sort out a way of getting there.
Krzysztof 2 | 973  
9 Dec 2008 /  #2
I'm sure it's working, but I don't know how often buses go (surely not as frequent as on a normal day, maybe once an hour).

From MPK Poznań's website (unfortunatelly no timetable for Christmas yet, if you speak some Polish, you could ask at Rondo Kaponiera, a departure point for many bus lines).

Bus lines to £awica Airport (daytime):
H (bus stops at most hotels)
L (a relatively quick line with few stops)
48, 59 (regular lines, not recommended during rush hours, but on 25th December it should be OK).

Taxis work always, just less than normally, so it would be wise to book one a few hours earlier (or even a day earlier).
dcchris 8 | 432  
9 Dec 2008 /  #3
the public transit will be on holiday/sunday schedule.
OP vndunne 43 | 279  
9 Dec 2008 /  #4
Great. Thanks for all that info.
much appreciated.
vincent
delphiandomine 88 | 18,454  
9 Dec 2008 /  #5
You need to get to £awica on Christmas Day?

Jeez..why would anyone want to visit there on that day of all days? :P
sobieski 107 | 2,128  
10 Dec 2008 /  #6
I have today checked the PKP website (I have to get in Rabka, or at least Chabówka) on the 24th afternoon or 25th in the morning... The IC trains are going according their normal schedule, so that will save my life....
Cardno85 31 | 976  
10 Dec 2008 /  #7
Hey, I am off to Rabka on the 24th as well for Christmas! I am getting a lift with my mate though I think.
OP vndunne 43 | 279  
10 Dec 2008 /  #8
Delphi....
I need to visit Lawica in order to get a flight in the evening. Normally the reason why someone would go to an airport.
delphiandomine 88 | 18,454  
10 Dec 2008 /  #9
Waa, there's flights on Christmas Day?

This country confuses me...I'm used to everything shutting down, but IC trains running normally, flights from small provincial airports and (what looks like) a Sunday service on public transport?

I need to lie down :(
OP vndunne 43 | 279  
11 Dec 2008 /  #10
YEah. I was surprised as well. Charter flight to Egypt. Very strange flying out on xmas day.

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