JWST Master Class workshop

Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń

11 - 13 March 2020, Toruń, Poland


School participants are kindly asked to make their reservations on their own. Recommended hotels located within a walking distance from the conference venue are e.g., FilmarB&B, and University Hotel. There is also a number of cozy and moderately priced smaller hotels and independent appartments in the old centre of Torun, such as e.g. Sowa AppartmentsMolus AppartmentsSzewska 25 Appartments, check also via the booking.com service.


All scientific part will be held at Institute of Physics (Grudziądzka 5/7, Toruń, Poland).

Faculty of Physics, Astronomy an Informatics building

How to reach Toruń

There are three airports located near Torun: Warsaw, Gdansk (and then about 3 hours trip by train to Torun) and Bydgoszcz (less than 2 hours, please check: HERE).

When looking for the train to Torun (more precisely: Torun Glowny), use website: LINK depending on your flight, you'll be looking for trains from: Warsaw Airport, Gdańsk Port Lotniczy or Bydgoszcz Glowna.

Transport in Toruń

Toruń Główny is the main railway station. Bus lines 27 and 22 shuttle from the station to the city center. The bus stop closest to the Old Town is called Plac Rapackiego. More information about public transport is available HERE. Another convenient possibility is to travel by taxi (important: use only licensed taxi services!).

Institute of Physics is located in walking distance to the historical and cultural heart of Toruń.