Szczecin is only 140 kilometres from Berlin, 265 from Poznan, 363 from Wrocław, 467 from Copenhagen, 499 from Prague, 565 from Warsaw and 1058 from Oslo. Contrary to common belief, Szczecin does not lie on the sea – but only 80 kilometres separate it from the beaches of the Baltic.
Szczecin is the historical capital of the Pomeranian Princedom, whose western section, together with Rugen island, is now part of Germany. It is the largest city of the Euro-region Pomerania.
Living in Szczecin, you can easily discover Europe – traveling on land, by air, and even by sea! Flight connections form Szczecin-Goleniów airport include such cities as: Warsaw, Dublin, Liverpool, London Stansted, London Luton, Oslo, Stavanger
From nearby Świnoujście there are ferries to Sweden – to Ystad and Trelleborg. Through Sweden you can also go to Denmark, on the Świnoujście – Copenhagen line.