Warsaw Airport (WAW)
Location: The airport is situated six miles (10km) south west of
Time: Local time is GMT +1 (GMT + 2 from last Sunday in
Terminals are within walking distance of each other.
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
Most leading car rental companies, including Avis, Budget, Hertz
and National, operate from the airport outside arrivals in terminal
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.
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: None.