The Okecie Airport
The Okecie International Airport(code WAW)is Warsaw's only
international airport. Located 5 miles south of the city the airport
is easily accesible from the city center(Srodmiescie).
Regular bus and taxi service connects the airport with the city
center, other parts of Warsaw, and different cities in Poland. Polski
Express service operates between the Okecie airport and the city center
20 to 25 minutes. On Sundays and public holidays the service operates
every 45 minutes. Public bus 175 connects Okecie daily with the city
center and the Old Town. Public bus 118 connect Okecie to the eastern
part of the city Warsaw. Taking a bus is the cheaper alternative,
however, it takes much longer than a taxi and is not advisable for
tourists arriving during late hours.
Taking a taxi to the city center costs about 40 zloty and takes about 20
minutes. Make sure to confirm the taxi's fare before taking off. Your
cost should be approximately 2 zloty per km. It is advisable to take
taxis, which have only the airport markings.
For information more please call: (022) 650-4140 (general information), (022) 650-3943 (departure information), or (022) 650-4220 (arrival information). Alternatively, please go to: www.polish-airports.com for more information.
Dialing to Warsaw: There are two city codes. 22 is used when dialing a 6 digit phone number and 2 is used when dialing a 7 digit phone number. Keep this in mind if you want to dial any hotels, restaurants, or airline offices etc.