Ruda Śląska (pronounced: [ˈruda ˈɕlɔ̃ska]]]) - city located in the south of Poland in the Slaskie voidship. A county capital neighbouring Katowice, and a mining and industrial region.
The Katowice-Pyrzowice airport in Pyrzowice 36 km from Ruda Śląska) is an airport for domestic and European flights to following cities:
- Doncaster - Sheffield
- Frankfurt (Hann)
- Palma de Mallorca
- Paris (Beauvais)
The main approaches to Ruda Śląska are:
- from Cracow on the A-4 motorway; Ruda Śląska is about 80 km westward of Cracow
- from Wroclaw on the A-4 motorway; Ruda Śląska is about 160 km eastward of Wroclaw
- from Zgorzelec (on the western border) on the E-40 European main road; Ruda Śląska is about 240 km east of Zgorzelec
- Cinema City - Ruda Śląska Plaza , 310 1-go Maja Street modern multiplex type cinema with 8 screens.