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Warsaw Travel Guide

Warsaw Airports

Warsaw Airport (WAW)


The airport is situated six miles (10km) south west of Warsaw.


Local time is GMT +1 (GMT + 2 from last Sunday in March


Transfer Terminals: 

Terminals are within walking distance of each other.

Transfer City: 

Municipal bus lines (No 175 and 188) operate daily from 4.40am to 11pm ferrying commuters to Warsaw city centre and the right riverbank. Journey time is 30 minutes and a single daytime ticket costs 2.40 zl. Tickets are available in the 'Ruch' kiosks and at Tourist Information in the Departures Hall. Some hotels provide a shuttle bus service to and from the hotel on request and a taxi stand is located in front of the Arrivals Hall. The Polski Express bus provides connections to the bigges

Car Rental: 

Most leading car rental companies, including Avis, Budget, Hertz and National, operate from the airport outside arrivals in terminal one.

Airport Facilities: 

There are shops, bars and restaurants at the airport. Other facilities include banks, bureaux de change, ATMs, a post office and a tourist information and hotel reservations service. There is also an observation deck; a fee is charged and visitors are subjected to a security check. Disabled facilities are good; those with special needs should contact their airline in advance. Note that the line for check-in can be very long.

Car Parking: 

Parking at Warsaw Airport is relatively hassle-free as the multilevel parking garage is directly opposite the terminal. P1 and P2, located in the multilevel garage cost PLN 8 per hour for one to three hours and then PLN 10 per hour thereafter. The outdoor, short-stay P3 parking lot starts at PLN 6 per hour for the first three hours. Finally, P4 is the long-stay lot and charges a daily rate of PLN 50, which decreases the longer you stay.

Departure Tax: 

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