Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski is located in the south-east Poland, in the north part of the Świętokrzyskie voivodeship. The city is located half way between Cracow and Warsaw. The biggest agglomerations of Poland are about 180 kilometers from Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski. An important national road no. 9 passes through the city and it is a part of the international route E371. The national road no.9 goes from Radom, through Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski to Rzeszów joining border crossing with Slovakia in Barwinek. It is the main access road to the city and the shortest connection with A4 highway in Rzeszow (Central Rzeszow interchange).
A map od distances from the biggest citys in Poland
National roads within the radius of 20 kilometers from Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski: National Road no.74, no.79, no.42, with which the city is connected by a modernized network of voivodeship roads: Voivodeship Road no. 754, no. 755 and no. 751. There will be an expressway no. S74 in a distance of 15 kilometers from the city in 2025 connecting the highway no. A1 (Piotrków Trybunalski) with the highway no. A4 (Rzeszów) and the expressway no. S19.
The existing expressways and highways
Planned expressways and outer city bypasses
Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski against the planned system of national roads according to the governmental ,,National Roads Construction Programme for 2014 - 2023 (with the perspective to 2025)”
Doubletrack railway no. 25 which is crossing the city connects it with a big railroad junction in Skarżysko Kamienna on one side and Tarnobrzeg, Rzeszów and Przemyśl on the other side. Apart from a passenger train station, there are also railway handlings of goods.
Railway no.25 ( Łódź Kaliska – Końskie – Stąporków – Skarżysko Kamienna – Starachowice – Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski – Tarnobrzeg
– Dębica) is a part of the Eastern Main Railway Line. Currently, the infrastructure of railway line is being modernized for carrying passengers and goods.
Railway line no.25 crossing Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski is a part of the Eastern Main Railway Line which is being modernized until the year 2020.