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  • Caro Dantas

    Hi there, we’re looking for an abandoned train location to shoot various INT and EXT scenes. I heard about this place Częstochowa Train Depot in Poland, is this still exist?
    Do we need permit to shoot there?

    Yoshi Tezuka

    Hi, it still exists but looks a ‘bit’ better.

    Here you have a sample photo of different abandoned train depot in Poland:

    Luis Leitão

    Dear Murray,
    Happy New Year to you too.
    I was shooting the scenes with trains in Skierniewice, Chabówka, Sierpc, Wolsztyn and in these places I could help you. Unfortunately I have never worked in Chęstochowa. What I can do is checking for you if the train Depot still exists there.
    If I could be of any other help don’t hasitate to contact me.

    Best regards,
    Agnieszka Wende
    + 48 505 81 81 20


    Great that you get interested in the top 10 abandonted places !

    I would be very glad to help you with this project.

    Place in Czestochowa still exist, it belogs to national rail operator, I am sure you need a permission to shoot there.

    There are few places like that in Poland (photos from two of them you will find below – both of them work as a museums).

    If you are interested in cooperation, please send me some more informations about the project,

    All the best, hope to hear from you soon,

    Karolina Zielonka
    +48 888 072 367

    Dear Jean-Pierre,

    Thank you for your interest in shooting in Poland.

    There are quite a few “abandonded” unrestored locations in Poland, usually available to shoot at. There are also several depots. I would be more than happy to assist you in your reserach and help you find a proper place according to your requirements. I would greatly appreciate more details should you be willing to share them with me at this stage. I would do my best to advise on the most suitable solution.

    Kind regards,
    Tomek Hryniszyn
    Exec. Prod.
    Baltica Film

    junesh twana

    Dear Jean-Pierre,

    please feel free to contact Silesia Film Commission (, we can talk closer the possibilities of potential coproduction in Silesia. We already contact Czestochowa Cultural Department and permition is needed. We also strted to look for owner of this location.

    Magdalena Rychla
    Silesia Film Commission
    T; 0048 322068861 ext. 103
    M: 0048 791 980 371

    Hi Jean-Pierre ,

    to answer your question properly I would need more details –
    do you just need an abandoned train depot or do you also need trains moving ?
    Should it be “shabby ” rusty etc. to have that long abandoned look ?
    Do you, by any chance need an abandoned tunnel, too ? There are different places like that in Poland that could serve your purposes – depending on the script.
    My experience shows that you will need permits as the areas still belong to the Polish Train
    institutions owned by the State. Charges apply and it takes a bit of time to obtain them.
    best regards

    Hi Jean-Pierre,

    We have many abandoned places in Poland (both – historical and modern but abandoned) and when we know more details about your project we will be able to find for you perfect location.

    Let me know what do you need exactly – is it a depot or more the train itself? What is the purpose – TV commercial, documentary, feature film, photoshoot? What assistance do you need for the project?

    We can offer you full production service. Do not hesitate to contact us with all your requests.

    Marta Bejma

    Film Polska Productions Sp.z.o.o
    Address: 12 Kolo Strzelnicy Street
    30-219 Kraków/ Poland
    mobile (PL):+ 48/ 728 106 900
    Skype: marta.bejma

    Hi Jean Pierre
    Please send some more details –
    Anna Zajączkowska – line producer

    Mirek Wozniak

    Hello Jean Pierre. We found 10 locations very compare to your reference image. The permissions are necessary. It is easy to get if You want how to proceed. We are after big pre-production for French TV Series, which story go on in the rail areas. Don’t hesitate to mail or call me for any further questions. Best regards, Mirek. Mail:, mob.: +48 502 52 16 16.

    Mirek Wozniak

    And here are examples of Czestochowa, You mentioned. We have important information about this place. Best regards, Mirek (PZPR).

    Dear Jean-Pierre,

    If you are looking at INDIA then there are many such locations
    I am attaching a few pictures that I have
    If you are considering INDIA then I can mail you several other locations


    Kishore Sinh Parmar

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