Warsaw Aiport is the busiest airport in Poland, named after the famous Polish composer Frédéric Chopin. In 2017 Warsaw Airport handled more than 15 million passengers in one year, for the first time in history. The airport is a base for LOT, Wizz Air and holiday charters Enter Air and Smartwings Poland.
It is the airport’s intention to move charter flights to Radom Airport about 110 kilometres south of the Polish capital. This should be realized in the summer of 2021. The second airport in Warsaw is Warsaw Modlin Airport, mainly used by Ryanair.
Where is Warsaw Airport situated?
The largest airport of the Polish capital Warsaw is located on the outskirts of the city, southwest of the city centre. Both places are connected by road 634 (Zwirki i Wigury).
How many terminals does Warsaw Airport have?
The airport consists of one large terminal. In 2010, Warsaw Airport merged Terminal 1 and Terminal 2, now the entire complex is called Terminal A. In the southern part of the terminal (former T1) you will find check-in areas A, B and Arrivals 1 In the northern part of the terminal (former T2) you will find check-in areas C, D, E and Arrivals 2. LOT Polish Airlines uses check-in areas D and E.
The distance from Warsaw Airport to the centre of Warsaw is 11 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Warsaw.
From WAW Airport to Warsaw City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Warsaw Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Warsaw Airport you can travel by train and bus. Visit the Warsaw Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Warsaw Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Warsaw is about PLN 40.-. Book your taxi at Warsaw Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From WAW Airport to Warsaw City centre by Taxi
At Warsaw Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Europcar, Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), National (Enterprise Holdings), Enterprise, Hertz, Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Warsaw Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Warsaw Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Wizz Air
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Warsaw
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Warsaw Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
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