LIVING COSTS Minimal living costs in Poland are 400-500 PLN per month, accommodation excluded. For your information, below we provide average prices of major products, which, however, may vary.
Bread – 3.00/4,00 PLN / loaf Butter - 4,00/ 6,00 PLN / packet Eggs - 0,60 PLN / each Yoghurt - 1,50 PLN Milk - 2,00 PLN / litre Juice - 3,50 PLN / litre Coke - 3,00 PLN / 0,5 bottle Rice - 3,00 PLN Sugar - 4,00 PLN / kg Chocolate - 3,00 PLN Apples – 3,50 PLN / kg Bananas - 5,00 PLN / kg Potatoes - 3,00/4,00 PLN / kg Chicken - 6,00 PLN / kg
MONEY The currency of Poland is the Polish new zloty (PLN or zł). 1 Euro = 4,3 PLN (August 2019). Money can be exchanged at banks, hotels, airports, railway stations or exchange offices.
Bus The best way to move around the city is by bus -MPK Legnica. The fares are the following: - single ticket – 3,00 PLN (for students -1,50 PLN) - day pass – 9,00 PLN (for students -4,50 PLN) - monthly pass (one line) – 76,00 PLN (for students -38,00 PLN) - monthly pass (all lines) – 100,00 PLN (for students -50,00 PLN) Students under 26 are entitled to a 50% discount, provided that they hold a valid Polish student ID. Timetable MPK Legnica
Train Outside destinations can easily be reached by train - national railway (PKP). The schedule can be checked on: http://rozklad-pkp.pl/?q=en/node/143 Students under 26 are entitled to a 51 % discount for 2nd class tickets in all types trains except InterCity and EuroCity. Please remember about document: a valid Polish student card ID.
Taxi Taxi stands are marked with the TAXI sign. Higher rates are charged for travel out of city limits, on Sundays and holidays, a special night fare is applied between 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. 76 196 22 - Super Radio-Taxi 76 196 23 - Radio-Tele-Taxi 76 196 28 – Radio Taxi
Telephone Country Calling Code for Poland: +48 Area Code for Legnica: 76
Postal service Poczta Polska Postal service Address of the Post Offices: 1) street: Plac Słowiański number 1 2) street: Dworcowa number 4 3) street: Piastowska number 72 4) street: Złotoryjska number 1
Useful phone numbers 999: ambulance 998: fire brigade 997: police 981: road assistance While calling from a mobile phone, dial 112 or one of the above numbers preceded by the area code (e.g. to call the Police in Legnica, dial 76 997).