GETTING TO LUBLIN
To get to Lublin. the largest city of Eastern Poland, first you should get by plane to one of the nearby airports: Lublin (LUZ), Warszawa (Warsaw Chopin Airport: WAW - also known locally as Okęcie or Warsaw–Modlin Mazovia Airport - WMI) or Rzeszów (RZE).
The closest one: Lublin Airport is located just east of the city in the suburb of Świdnik close to the S12 expressway. There is direct train line running from Lublin's main railway station to the airport. One-way ticket from Lublin Airport to Lublin Central Railway Station costs 5.30 PLN and it can be purchased from the conductor on the train.
You may also choose a direct bus from Lublin Airport to Lublin or call a taxi - it takes 15 minutes by car to the city center and recommended taxi company is called Damel Taxi (fixed price).
You may travel to Lublin by train from various European cities including Berlin, Prague, Lviv, Budapest, Vienna and Vilnius. Please check the link for details: trains.
Major domestic and international bus lines, including PolskiBus, Eurolines, and Ecolines have connections to the Lublin. The main bus terminal (Dworzec Autobusowy Główny) is located just north of the old town on al. Tysiąclecia, next to Lublin Castle.
We offer 2000 places in student hostels.
Student Hostels of the University of Life Sciences in Lublin offer a wide range of rooms - not only for students but also for people looking for holiday accommodation. The hotel offer is targeted both at individuals and groups. Location: Langiewicza Street (city center) and Dobrzanskiego Street (Felin District, near the Majdanek Museum). Visit our website www.akademiki.up.lublin.pl to look at the photos of our rooms.
Prices: from 290,00 zł (basic room, shared with 2 other persons)
400 zł (single room, standard)
to 900,00 zł (superior rooms)
Contact by e-mail: stypendia[@]up.lublin.pl
Lublin is a fairly inexpensive place to live. Of course, the cost of living heavily depends on your lifestyle, but estimating roughly international student may require around 400 Euro to cover basis expenses.
Monthly expenses (on average):
* rent in a shared flat (or dormitory) – 100-200 EU
* a meal in budget restaurant or student canteen - 3-6 EU
* monthly bus ticket - 9 EU (student discount - reduced) or 17,5 EU (normal price)
* a coffee in cafe or restaurant - 2-4 EU