Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Bydgoszcz Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit. Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.
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BZG Airport Overview
To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Bydgoszcz Ignacy Jan Paderewski Airport.
What to Expect
Bydgoszcz Airport (code: BZG) has a small terminal that primarily serves low-cost flights. Facilities are limited to a bar, cafe, and a couple convenience shops. Free WiFI helps pass the time. For added comfort, economy class passengers can pay to enter an airport lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for its location and rates.
Sleeping in Bydgoszcz Airport
Unfortunately we do not have any sleep-related airport reviews. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are near the airport. See the Airport Hotels section below for more info.
Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all services and times listed below are subject to change. Some services and facilities may remain closed or operate with reduced hours. Airport tips and suggestions in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. If you are planning to sleep in the public area of the terminal overnight, have a back-up plan! We’ve heard from a few travellers at other airports and they were not permitted to stay overnight. We’re not sure if that will apply to this airport, until a reader lets us know the current situation. We will start updating all of our guides in October 2021. To help us with this massive update, you can add or update information or write a review and submit photos and airport tips.
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In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security. For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.
If sleeping in Bydgoszcz airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:
- Hotel Ikar – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. The hotel suggests a taxi for 25.00 PLN each way. » Check Rates
- Holiday Inn Bydgoszcz – (15 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. The hotel suggests a taxi for 35 PLN each way. » Check Rates
- Mercure Bydgoszcz Sepia – (15 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
To see more options there is a list of hotels near Bydgoszcz Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships
Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter by paying at the door or through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!
- Business Executive Lounge – Location: Main Terminal, Airside. Schengen zone, 1st Floor. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Lounge membership programs.
Free WiFi is available at Bydgoszcz airport. You can also head to the infokiosk to use a computer, located just opposite the terminal entrance.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: Ground Floor, Arrivals Hall.
Baby Care Facilities – Mother and Child Rooms are located in the main terminal hall and Departures Hall.
Currency Exchange – International Currency Exchange has an office Landside, ground floor. Hours: unknown.
Duty Free and Shopping – There are two shopping options at the airport. RUCH Press store on the 1st Floor selling mostly convenience type items, the hours and Baltona Duty Free on the 1st Floor for Schengen flights and on the Ground Floor for Non-Schengen flights. Duty Free is open 8:00AM – 4:00 PM (Mon – Sat).
Food & Drinks – Restaurants are limited to the Skybar and So Coffee shop, both of which can be found on the1st Floor of the airport. Hours: unknown. Vending machines can also be found on the Ground Floor, Arrivals Hall.
Information Desk – Available on the ground floor at the bottom of the stairs. Hours: unknown.
Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.
Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.
Showers – Not available.
A reader tells us the airport is closed at night, but if you come before midnight they might allow you to stay there overnight. Have a backup plan in case you are asked to leave!
Bydgoszcz airport is served by the following airlines: Lufthansa • LOT • Ryanair.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
Bus 80 offers daily service between BZG airport and Bydgoszcz railway station, reaching the city center in 15 minutes. There is a bus stop on the right side of the airport terminal. Tickets are sold at the airport newsstand (in terminal) or on board the bus. For timetable, route and fare information, visit the ZDMiKP website.
Lufthansa offers direct shuttle service between the airport and Torun for its passengers on its new Bydgoszcz – Frankfurt route. At the time of this update, the bus fare is free with a Lufthansa boarding pass.
Car rental desks are located in the main hall. Onsite car rental agencies include: Avis • Bezpieczny Przewóz • Enterprise • Hertz • Panek • Rentis.
Taxis are available on the right side of the airport terminal building. All taxis are metered, and reservations are not required.
Last updated: 2020-06-17
This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning. All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or write a review.