Paid Parking Zone in Krakow

This is the area characterised by a considerable deficiency in parking spaces. The entrance into the zone is marked with the signs D-44 (parking zone). Parking in the designated parking zone is chargeable. The end of the area with a paid parking zone is marked with the signs D-45 (the end of the parking zone).

IMPORTANT: The signs D-44 are located only in the entrance streets of the paid parking zone. After passing the sign, the drivers are informed about the places in which they can park by means of the sign D-18 (car park). They are not re-informed about the necessity to pay the fee as they were informed about it before, with the sign D-44.

Sign D44 Sign D45 Sign D18
Sign D-44 Sign D-45 Sign D-18

The paid parking zone is in effect on weekdays from Monday to Friday between 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.



The payment for parking in the paid parking zone can be done:

  • • with money inserted into a parking meter
  • • using a mobile phone through a mobile operator: MobiParking-SkyCash, moBILET, Pango,
  • • by buying a parking subscription,
  • • with the Krakow City Card (option available only in the subzones P1I, P1II, P1III, P1IV, P2 and P3),
  • • with the credit cards such as PayPass, PayWave (option unavailable in the subzones P2, P4, P5, P6I to P6V, P7, P8)

Fees for the successive hours of parking in the zone:

  • • for the first hour - 3,00 zł
  • • for the second hour - 3,50 zł
  • • for the third hour - 4,10 zł
  • • for the fourth and next hours - 3,00 zł

The minimal fee is 1,00 zł and it allows to park for 20 minutes.

Fees for the public access subscriptions, available in the online shop eAbonamenty (only after providing the registration number of the vehicle), at the address or in the Paid Parking Zone Office (for an indicated registration number of the vehicle).

  • • one day - 25,00 zł
  • • weekly (for the successive 5 weekdays) - 125,00 zł
  • • monthly (for the successive 30 days) - 250,00 zł


The disabled with a valid parking card are authorised to park for free only in the places specially marked for them (the so-called „envelopes”), which means that their parking in other places of the paid parking zone is chargeable.


Parking a vehicle longer than 5 minutes after leaving it in the parking space or longer than 5 minutes after the time stated on a receipt printed out from the parking meter or after the time paid for in another, for example, electronic way is equivalent to not paying the fee. Parking a vehicle with an expired subscription or using the subscription outside the subzone specified is equivalent to not paying the fee. After determining that the fee has not been paid, a controller is obliged to issue a notice for a given registration number, informing about the obligation to pay an additional fee in order to not paying a fee for parking a vehicle on public roads in Paid Parking Zone. The notice is placed in customary accepted way on the windshield under a wiper.

The additional fee is 50 zł (fifty złoty 00/100) and it can be paid with a transfer to the account indicated on the notice or at the cash desk of the Paid Parking Zone Office Each notice has an individual bank account number which can be used only for paying the charge for this notice.

The IBAN number is required if the transfer is made from abroad: PL + the account number

as well as BIC number (SWIFT CODE) of the recipient's bank: BPKOPLPW


In justified cases there is a possibility of submitting a written complaint about the notice within 7 days from the day of receiving the notice. The complaint can be submitted:

  • • by mail to the address:
    Miejska Infrastruktura Sp. z o.o.
    ul. W. Reymonta 20
    30-059 Kraków
  • • in the Paid Parking Zone Office
  • • by electronic mail to the e-mail address:


Paid Parking Zone Office is located at the Wisła stadium in 20 W. Reymont Street, entrance from H. Reyman Street (Jordan Park), 30-059 Kraków (link to the map).

The office is open on weekdays from Monday to Friday between 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.