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Szczecin is them major city of the West Pomerania region in north-western Poland, located on the River Oder, near the border with Germany and in a short distance from the shore of the Baltic Sea.
Szczecin is an important seaport of the Baltic.
The city is served by an international airport, situated approx. 28 miles northeast of Szczecin, near the village of Goleniow. In honour of the Solidarity movement having stemmed from the shipyards of the northern Poland, Baltic coast, Szczecin Airport is officially named ‘Solidarity’ Szczecin-Goleniow Airport’. IATA’s code for Szczecin-Goleniow is SZZ.
Outside Poland, Szczecin is sometimes referred to by its German name, Stettin.
Cheap flights to Szczecin
In mid 2013 there are three low-cost airlines operating flights to Szczecin Airport: Ryanair, Wizzair and Norwegian.
Ryanair’s cheap flights to Szczecin are available with departures from Bristol, Dublin, Edinburgh, Liverpool and London-Stansted.
Wizzair routes in Szczecin-Goleniow include Sandefjord-Torp and Stavanger Airports. Norwegian Air Shuttle offers flights to Szczecin from Oslo-Gardermoen.
Polish flag carrier LOT and its subsidiary EuroLot operate domestic flights between Szczecin and Warsaw-Chopin.
Car hire companies in Szczecin Airport
At Szczecin Airport you will find major, international brands of car hire, such as Avis Rent-A-Car, Hertz, Sixt and Europcar, as well as a local supplier, CarFillar Rent-A-Car. Car hire is also available from several off-site car rental companies in Szczecin.
Rent-a-car at Szczecin Airport - compare prices and rental conditions in advance
Internet search engines of car hire, such as Cartrawler, allow you to compare Szczecin Airport car hire offers in the comfort of your home or office and well in advance of your arrival to Poland.
By running a single search on Cartrawler, you will be able to see prices and rental conditions from many rent-a-car companies providing services in Szczecin Airport and chose the most competitive offer, without having to risk overpaying for a booking on arrival.
Cartrawler displays offers from a wide range of car rental classes, including the smallest city cars, the economy, compact, standard, SUV, minivan (MPV) and premium/luxury cars to rent in Szczecin.
The cheapest offers of Szczecin Airport car hire usually start from approx. £140 for a 7-days rental of an economy class vehicle, such as VW Polo, or similar.
In the ‘Rental Conditions’ of each Cartrawler offer, you will find relevant information about the insurance coverage, excess, mileage, fuel policy, etc. If you are planning to travel to Germany, in your Szczecin Airport hire car, read the cross border travel section of the rental conditions.
Driving in north-western Poland - Szczecin Airport car hire
Szczecin Airport is located near the national road N6, which allows a relatively easy access to other cities of the Polish coast: Kolobrzeg, Koszalin and the so called Tricity - the agglomeration of Gdynia, Sopot and Gdansk. Travelling from Szczecin to the Tricity is time-consuming, however. It takes nearly 5 hours to cover the distance of 370 km / 230 miles separating Szczecin and Gdansk.
It is much quicker, taking approx. 1h40 minutes, to drive from Szczecin to Berlin. The distance to cover is about 150 km/94 miles.