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 and shopping
opportunities as well as business lounges. 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 11pm ferrying commuters to Warsaw city centre and the right riverbank. 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. The Polski Express bus provides connections to the biggest polish towns. The bus stop is on the Arrivals Hall level of Terminal 2.
Local time is GMT +1 (GMT + 2 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October).
Tel: +48 (22) 650 4220.
Avis, Budget, and Hertz, along with a number of other companies, operate from the airport outside arrivals in Terminal 1.
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.
P1 and P2, located in the multilevel garage opposite the terminals, cost PLN 8 per hour for one to three hours, and 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.
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.
Free wifi is available throughout the airport, but only for 30 minutes. In the VIP and Executive lounges wifi is free for four hours.
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.