WARSAW CHOPIN AIRPORT (OKĘCIE)
Warsaw Chopin Airport (Polish: Lotnisko Chopina w Warszawie) (IATA: WAW, ICAO: EPWA) is an international airport located in the Włochy district of Warsaw, Poland. Poland's busiest airport, Warsaw Chopin handles just under 50% of the country's air passenger traffic. Warsaw Chopin handles approximately 300 scheduled flights daily and an ever rising number of charters. London, Chicago, Frankfurt, Paris, and Amsterdam are the busiest international connections, while Kraków, Wrocław, and Gdańsk are the most popular domestic ones.
Chopin Airport handles scheduled, charter and cargo traffic. In 2011, it served over 9.3 million passengers, i.e. about 43% of the total air passenger traffic in Poland. The airport’s infrastructure is continuously being developed in order to increase the airport’s capacity and improve the quality of passenger service.
Number of gates: 44
Number of stands with access to passenger bridges: 27
Number of check-in desks:
114 - full check-in
12 - hand luggage check-in
9 - self check-in
3 - oversized luggage check-in
1 - VIP check-in
WARSAW MODLIN AIRPORT
Warsaw Modlin International Airport (IATA code: WMI, ICAO: EPMO) is the first airport in Poland dedicated to low-cost and charter carriers.
The airport handles short- and medium-range international routes.
It operates 24 hours a day.
Warsaw-Modlin Airport is located about 40 km north-west of the city center.
GPS Coordinates: 52 ° 27'04 "N 20 ° 39'06" E
Originally the Modlin air field was used for military purposes during the World War II.
The new commercial airport opened on July 16th 2012.
Currently, there are 2 low cost carriers operating from the Warsaw Modlin Airport – Wizz Air and Ryanair. They offer flights to 25 international destinations in 11 countries.
The 12,050 square meters passanger Terminal was designed by Studio Architecture Kuryłowicz Authors & Associates Ltd.. of o.o.
- Number of check-in desks - 22
- Number of passport control stations - 4 departures, 6 arrivals
- Number of oversized-luggage check-in desks - 1
- Departures – 4 independent gates
In the commercial zone of the terminal there are 4 shops EUROSHOP (including 3 tax-free), 2 kiosks, exchange office and 4 dining outlets.
At the terminal, you can enjoy free WIFI access.