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How to get to Warsaw: connections between the airports of Chopin, Modlin and the center of Warsaw

Essential tips on how to get to the center of Warsaw from Chopin and Modlin airports. Modlin-Warsaw and Chopin-Warsaw connections. Shuttles, trains, buses and taxis.


The most comfortable, fastest and cheapest way to reach Warsaw is definitely by plane. The main low cost airlines flying Warsaw are Ryanair and Wizzair , which land at both Warsaw Chopin and Warsaw Modlin . Warsaw can also be reached by car, bus and train, but you have to expect long hours of travel.

To reach Warsaw by bus you can rely on the Eurolines which connects the Polish capital with other European cities.

If you want to reach Warsaw by train, you can consult the Polish railways Polrail website , where you can book train tickets online, saving considerably on the price.

WARSAW CONNECTIONS: How to get from Warsaw Chopin airport to central Warsaw

Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport is located in the Okecie , just 10 kilometers southwest of central Warsaw . Warsaw Airport has 3 Terminals: of which the third (Etiuda Terminal) is reserved for low cost airlines and charter flights, while most of the scheduled flights land at Terminal 1.

At the Arrivals Terminal of Frédéric Chopin Airport there are: a tourist information desk (+48 22 650 9431), banks, post offices, currency exchange and ATMs.

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Warsaw connections: Warsaw Chopin airport

Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport – address and contact details:
Frédéric Chopin – Ulica Zwirki i Wigury 1, 00 906
Telephone: +48 22 650 42 20
Fax: +48 22 650 3981
Left luggage: +48 22 650 2006
office: : +48 22 650 4385

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Warsaw Airport

Connections Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport – Warsaw city centre

Warsaw bus connections with Warsaw Chopin Airport

From Warsaw Airport it is possible to reach the city center and the central train station by bus for a few zlotys. In fact, the bus is the cheapest solution to reach the center of Warsaw . The bus stop is located between the arrivals terminal and the parking lot. To get to the center of Warsaw from the Chopin airport you have to take buses 175 and 188 . The bus takes about 30 minutes to reach the centre.

-Line 175 (daily from 04:50 to 23:00) connects the airport with the center of Warsaw and the railway station.
- Line 188 (daily from 04:43 to 23:13) connects the airport with the underground, Politechnika station and the Prague district.
Line N32 (every day from 23:09 to 04:39) is the night service that replaces line 175.

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Warsaw bus connections between Chopin airport and Warsaw city centre

From Warsaw Airport it is also possible to reach other cities in Poland by bus with the Express company Intercity Polski .

Getting to Warsaw by car: Road connections from Chopin Airport

Warsaw Airport is directly connected to the city center by the Zwirki í Wigury E7 road . Journey time: less than 30 minutes.

Car rental at Warsaw airport

The following car rental companies are located in the Arrivals Terminal:
Avis : +48 22 6504872
Budget : +48 22 6504062
Europcar : +48 22 6502564
Hertz : +48 22 6502896

Getting to Warsaw by taxi from Chopin Airport

Taxis are located in front of the Arrivals Terminal. The agreed taxi companies are:
Merc Taxi 6777777 : +48 22 677 77 77
MPT Radio Taxi : +48 22 9191
Sawa Taxi : +48 22 644 44 44
Ele Taxi : +48 22 811 11 11

WARSAW CONNECTIONS WITH MODLIN: How to get from Modlin airport to the center of Warsaw

Modlin Airport is a former military airport located about 36 km from the center of Warsaw, used exclusively by low cost airlines. Getting from Modlin Airport to Warsaw is simple as there are numerous daily connections .

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Warsaw connections: Modlin airport

Below, several ways to get from Modlin airport to Warsaw :

Modlin Airport Bus

The Modlin Bus is the best direct connection between Modlin Airport and Warsaw Central Station ( Warszawa Centralna ). The ride takes about 40 minutes and prices start from 9PLN if you buy tickets online (very cheap because they are equivalent to about 2 euros). The Modlin Bus makes an intermediate stop at the Mlociny metro station , of which it is the terminus. The Modlin Bus ends its journey in the center of Warsaw at Plac Defilad , the bus square located in front of the Palace of Culture on Ulica Marszalkowska, just 200 meters from the "Centrum" and the central train station. Modlin Bus timetables.

Tickets can be purchased online or directly at the airport at the dedicated desk. For the journey from Warsaw to Modlin , the ticket can be purchased directly on board. The Modlin Airport Bus is also equipped with free wi-fi connection.

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Warsaw connections between Modlin airport and the center of Warsaw: Modlin Bus

Warsaw connections: Modlin Airport – Warsaw by bus

It is also possible to reach the center of Warsaw using the PKS and TRANSLUD . Both depart from Warsaw Central Station and stop at Nowy Dwór Mazowiecki and Twierdza Modlin . From here, to reach the Modlin airport you have to use the local buses.

Warsaw connections: Modlin Airport – Warsaw by train

To reach Warsaw by train from Modlin you need to use the shuttle service that connects the airport terminal with the Modlin railway station and then continue by train to Warsaw.

The journey by shuttle from Modlin airport to the station lasts 15 minutes while the train takes about 45 minutes to reach Warsaw, making 10 intermediate stops before arriving at Warsaw Central Station. The total cost of the shuttle + train journey is around 15 PLN. The shuttle leaves every 15/20 minutes outside the arrivals terminal.

Warsaw connections: Modlin Airport – Warsaw by taxi

Taxi is definitely the most expensive way to get from Modlin Airport to Warsaw , unless you are sharing the ride with several people. Avoid illegal taxis and take a regular taxi , recognizable thanks to the company sign and the tariff displayed on the window: the ideal is to book the taxi by telephone.

The recommended solution to reach the center of Warsaw from Modlin Airport is with the Modlin Bus. It's cheap and takes you directly to the center in 40 minutes! Modlin Bus is always present even for flights at inconvenient times, so it's always the best choice, unless you have special needs.