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Warsaw Airport

Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW)


Situated a short drive from the centre of town, Warsaw Chopin Airport is Poland's busiest airport and handles just under nine million passengers each year. It's relatively easy to book flights to Warsaw as EuroLOT and LOT Poland Airlines use the airport as a regional hub.

Warsaw Airport has plenty of restaurants, cultural attractions and shopping opportunities. Moreover, Warsaw Chopin Airport has plenty of public transport options for passengers arriving or departing from the airport. It also has an observation deck, which is popular with kids and adults alike, and a great way to spend any extra time you have at the airport.


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

Getting to the city

Municipal buses 175, 148, 188 and 331 operate daily from 4.35am to around 11pm ferrying commuters to Warsaw city centre and the right riverbank. Some hotels provide a shuttle bus service to and from the hotel on request.


Local time is GMT +1 (GMT +2 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October).


Tel: +48 (22) 650 4220.

Car rental

Avis, Hertz, Budget and Europcar operate from the airport. They are located at the Terminal A arrivals hall.

Airport Taxis

A taxi stand is located in front of the arrivals hall.

Transfer between terminals

Terminals are within walking distance of each other.


There are shops, bars and restaurants at the airport. Other facilities include banks, bureaux de change, ATMs, a post office, and tourist information and hotel reservations kiosks.


Short-stay parking at the Kiss&Fly Zone is free for the first 7 minutes, and then PLN 30 for the next fifteen minutes with a charge of PLN 1 per minute extra. The multi-level car park P1 and P2 has long-stay parking options at a fee of PLN 250 for six to ten days or PLN 300 for eleven to fifteen days.



Loads of airlines offer flights to Warsaw Chopin Airport, including Aer Lingus, Swiss Air, Turkish Airlines, KLM, Polish LOT Airlines, British Airways, Austrian Airlines, Alitalia, TAP Portugal and Royal Air Maroc. Budget carriers offering cheap flights to Warsaw include Wizz, Sprint and many more.


Unlimited free wifi is available throughout the airport.

Business Lounges

The Star Alliance/ LOT Business Lounge has internet access, workstations and iPads available for use within the lounge. The lounge is open to non-members at a fee of about PLN 100. Warsaw Airport also has a fully equipped conference centre and an executive lounge with meeting rooms and computer facilities.

Warsaw Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.