Warsaw Fryderyk Chopin (WAW) Airport
Warsaw Fryderyk Chopin WAW Airport Overview
The Airport is located in the Okecie district of the city of Warsaw, in the southwestern part, approximately 10 km from the city center, and offers easy access by car via the Zwirki i Wigury motorway and the new NS expressway from the Marynarska interchange to the MPL, Lotnisko & Pulawska interchanges has been completed, so are the Warsaw Southern Bypass expressway from Konotopa to Opacz & to Lotnisko interchanges.
The new underground railway station below the carparks links the Airport with the city center via the newly completed railway tunnel. Aside from the passenger terminal complex, the Airport also has a new VIP Aviation Terminal for private and corporate general aviation aircraft.
With two long runways and an estimated 9.6 million passengers in 2012, the Airport is served by national and international airlines, including those belonging to the Star Alliance, offering direct the connecting flights to all parts of the globe. Wizz Air has chosen WAW as its permanent hub.
As flights to the Middle East may be suspended, check with your airline first/
NOTE: Arrival at the Airport for US & Canada flights is 3 hours before scheduled flight (2 hrs for all other international flights and 1 hr for domestic flights).
On-Airport Hotels: (a) The Falcon Transit Hotel (tel: (022) 650 4891) on the Departures level’s transit area has only eight rooms. (b) The 5-star Courtyard by Marriott (tel: (022) 650 0100) is in close proximity to the terminals.
Warsaw Airport has one passenger terminal - Terminal A (TA).
Parking options at Warsaw Airport: Four car parks are near the passenger terminals, three of which - the multi-storey short-stay carparks P1 & P2 and the outdoor short-stay parking lot - are intended for picking up / dropping off passengers, and the fourth of which is the outdoor long-stay parking lot: Short-stay carparks P3 & P4 are to the right of the Courtyard by Marriott hotel.
P1, a 6-level short-stay carpark, is under the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, across from T1, accessed by elevator.
P2, a 2-level short-stay carpark, is in front of T2
P3 short-stay parking lot is between the P1 & Etiuda terminal.
P4 long-stay parking lot is adjacent to P3.
For more parking information call +48 22 650 2245
Rental car desks for seven rental car agencies are located in the Departure Hall of Terminal 1.
Future Airport Developments: A fully-integrated Terminal A Complex is still undergoing work, including complete overhaul of its old part, and connecing it to the new part by late 2014.
Zwirki i Wigury 1 Street
Ocesi - Warsaw, 00-906
- Website for Warsaw Fryderyk Chopin: http://www.lotnisko-chopina.pl/?lang=en
- Phone: +48 22 650 4220