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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
69% Trains in Warsaw are 69% cheaper than in London.
London £2.8
Warsaw £0.88
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
60% A meal in Warsaw is 60% cheaper than a meal in London.
London £20
Warsaw £7.99
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 5.07 PLN
1 PLN = 0.2 GBP
Last checked on 26 May 2024
Distance: 900 miles
London airports
Heathrow (LHR) How far from city centre: 14 miles
Stansted (STN) How far from city centre: 30 miles
Gatwick (LGW) How far from city centre: 25 miles
Luton International (LTN) How far from city centre: 27 miles
London City (LCY) How far from city centre: 7 miles
Southend (SEN) How far from city centre: 35 miles
Warsaw airports
Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport (WAW) How far from city centre: 5 miles
Modlin (WMI) How far from city centre: 22 miles

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London to Warsaw Flight Information

You're looking for a relatively stress-free break in a beautiful but bustling city abroad. Why not trade one capital city for another, with a flight to Poland from London? On average, a direct flight from Heathrow (or any other London-based airport) to Warsaw will consist of a journey between 2 hours and 15 minutes and 2 hours and 30 minutes.


As a general rule, whenever you’re looking to fly internationally from the UK, you’ll want to get to the airport at least two hours early. Your flight to Warsaw is no exception! In pragmatic terms, Poland is only an hour in front of the UK. Once you land in Poland, your phones and devices should automatically adjust, but you’ll need to move your analogue watches ahead by an hour to align with the time in Warsaw.


Here is a tip for you to make it easier to plan your holiday: next time book a hotel or flight + hotel in Warsaw or book a hotel or flight + hotel in London if you have an early flight, a stepover or multi-city flight. If you book your flight + hotel together you can save up to 40% when compared to booking separately and all that's left for you to do is relax and enjoy your trip!

Which Airlines Fly from London to Warsaw?

Here is a list of the most popular airlines flying from London to Warsaw, as well as the London airports they depart from:

As the biggest airport in the country, Heathrow Airport caters to many airlines which fly to Warsaw. Only LOT Polish Airlines and British Airways fly directly to Warsaw, but other, longer route airlines include: Lufthansa, KLM, Scandinavia Airlines, Brussel Airlines.

About the Airports in London

You can fly from three airports to get to Warsaw from London, with your options being the two more northern airports towards outer London and the very central airport of Heathrow. Here’s what you should know about each of them:

London is famed for its public transport options, with there being plenty of bus, overground train, and underground train services that can get you to any of these airports or very close. Heathrow and Stansted have their own train stations on site, whereas London Luton has a frequent bus service from Luton Parkway Station to the terminals.


If you wish to explore the surroundings of the city at your own pace, you can always rent a car in London with Opodo.

About the Airports in Warsaw

The two most commonly flown airports in Warsaw from London are Warsaw Modlin Airport and Warsaw Chopin Airport. In mid-2023, Warsaw Radom Airport opened to relieve the burden on the other airports, so it may become a more frequently visited destination in the coming years.

If you’re set to fly into Warsaw Chopin Airport, you won’t struggle to connect to the city via train, bus, or taxi. Taxis take around 20 minutes and can be found on the first level outside of Arrivals. Bus 175, 188, 148, 331, and N32 can all be boarded at the buses and coaches terminal on the 'Arrivals' level.

Trains S2 and S3 run from the airport and will take you to the Warsaw Central Station on the Szybka Kolej Miejska line. Should you land at Warsaw Modlin Airport, you’ll need to look for a shuttle or a 50-minute taxi ride into the city.


If you wish to explore the surroundings of the city at your own pace, you can always rent a car in Warsaw with Opodo.

Services and Facilities: Warsaw Airports

Warsaw Chopin Airport and Warsaw Modlin Airport differ greatly in what they offer flyers, but that’s what you’d expect when comparing a relatively small airport with the largest in Poland.


At Warsaw Chopin Airport, you’ll have access to bus routes, train lines, and the car rental service. Should you want to get through the airport faster on your return trip, you can purchase Fast Track on the airport’s website, and as you’re getting through a bit faster than most, you could chain that with the Executive Lounge option, complete with self-service bars and comfy seats. The executive lounge costs 180zł (£35). On top of this, you’ll find a whole bunch of shops, restaurants, duty-free stores, and more.


Warsaw Modlin Airport doesn’t give you as many options when trying to work out how to get from Warsaw airport to the city centre, but in the terminals, you can expect your usual array of bars, restaurants, lounges, and duty-free, and other shops to fill the time.

When’s the Best Time to Fly to Warsaw?

May - September is considered the best time of the year to fly to Warsaw, as it provides you with the best possible weather, with June, July and August offering heights of 28 C and lows of 15 C. This is the ideal weather for discovering many of Warsaw's sights, such as The Royal Castle and the Palace of Culture and Science.

The Warsaw Philharmonic and the Grand Theatre are spectacular towering buildings that look truly magnificent when the sunlight highlights their columns, and the International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition is held every five years in the prestigious Philharmonic, in honour of Chopin himself.


With warmer temperatures and (hopefully!) clear skies, you'll be able to walk, bus, or cycle through the city and explore all of its tourist hotspots, as well as its cosy hidden nooks. Visiting in the milder months gives you the perfect opportunity to enjoy the sun and have lunch or a coffee, outside one of the many quaint cafes that line the scenic old town square.

The square is considered one of Warsaw’s highlights, lined with stunning 17th-century burgher houses, as is seen in Amsterdam. These buildings house several cafes, restaurants, shops and a variety of museums, including the Museum of Warsaw on the northern side of the square. At the centre of the square is a famous warrior mermaid statue, which dates back to 1855.

While the square, and the rest of the city, is beautiful in Summer, you may also want to visit in Winter, when the ice rink is lit up with the glow of lights and stalls for Warsaw's Christmas market. Whether you visit the city in sunshine or snow, you are guaranteed a huge range of places to see, shop, eat and drink in the culture-rich Warsaw.

What to do in Warsaw

There’s plenty to spend your złoty (the currency in Warsaw) on in the capital city of Poland. The top attraction for those wondering what to do in Warsaw tends to be the Old Town. You’ll spot the old city walls, Barbican, Royal Castle, and St. John’s Cathedral here, but there’s much more going on than historic buildings.

If you like browsing museums, there are plenty of buildings to check out and exhibitions where you can learn about historical events or check out the gift shop. You could go to the POLIN Muzeum Historii Żydów Polskich for a look at the history of Polish Jews, Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego or ‘Warsaw Uprising Museum’ or the Museum of Caricature E. Lipiński, which showcases the most prominent caricaturists in Poland.

You could venture to the Warsaw Zoological Garden to support endangered species breeding programs, get a slice of history, and see the real location of a Hollywood movie. At Warsaw Zoo, there is a gene bank for endangered species and the site is renowned for having launched the CITES Centre to support global conservation efforts. As for the site’s movie ties, The Zookeeper’s Wife recounts how its owners rescued Jews and hid them there during World War II.

FAQs about Your London to Warsaw Flights


Which airlines fly directly to Warsaw?

The airlines that fly directly to Warsaw are Ryanair, Wizz Air, LOT Polish Airlines and British Airways (BA). Ryanair flies from Stansted and goes to Warsaw Modlin Airport. Wizz Air sets off from London Luton to land at Warsaw Chopin Airport, while Heathrow to Warsaw Chopin is covered by LOT and BA.


How can I find last-minute flights from London to Warsaw?

On the Opodo London-Warsaw page, you can quickly filter flights using the ‘last-minute’ tab. Paid Prime members will be able to access last minute flights at a further discounted rate.


What are the cancellation fees and policies for my flight?

Cancellation and refund policies depend on the conditions set by your ticket and your chosen airline, however, when cancelling, Opodo will need to charge a £25 administration fee. If you purchased the Cancel For Any Reason Guarantee, you are guaranteed a refund, minus a 20% excess fee.


What are the distances between the Warsaw airports and London Airports to their city centres?

The distance between Warsaw-Modlin Airport and Warsaw city centre is around 25 miles southeast, while Warsaw Chopin Airport sits around seven miles away from the capital’s centre. In and around London, Central London is 39 miles from Stansted, 15 miles from Heathrow, and 35 miles from London Luton.


Can I change or cancel my flight from London to Warsaw?

If you don’t have the flexible rates guarantee (which you will have needed to select at the checkout) you still might be able to change or cancel your flight, but it depends on the conditions of your ticket. Cheaper tickets usually do not offer refunds or the ability to change your flight. If you have tickets with the flexible dates guarantee you will be able to change your travel date up to 24 hours before your flight.


Which month is the cheapest flight ticket from London to Warsaw?

The cheapest months to fly from London to Warsaw are usually September and October. The temperature in Athens ranges from 9oC to 18oC in September, sinking a little further to 5oC and 13oC for the lows and highs of October.

Frequently asked questions about flights from London to Warsaw

How long does the flight take to go from London to Warsaw?
The total flight time between London and Warsaw is of around 02:28 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,463 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from London to Warsaw at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from London to Warsaw is 18£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Warsaw expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Warsaw costs an average of 1.60 GBP, 64% cheaper than London, with a fare of 4.50 GBP, while train tickets costs 69% less in Warsaw: 0.88 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 7.99 GBP in Warsaw, 60% less than the 20.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 21% cheaper in Warsaw, with an average of 2.85 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 3.61 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from London to Warsaw?
The most popular months to book a trip from London to Warsaw are July, May and June, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from London to Warsaw?
The best time of the year to go to Warsaw when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Warsaw from London in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, March and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London - Warsaw.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from London to Warsaw?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Poland may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Warsaw compared to London?
While in London the temperatures can reach an average of 29.01 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Warsaw's temperatures can go up to 33.51 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -10.55 ºC in Warsaw, compared to the -3.09 ºC average degrees reported in London. During the winter period, London can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Warsaw have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between London and Warsaw?
The main airport route flying between London and Warsaw is: Luton International (LTN) to Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport (WAW). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Wizz Air.
  • Alternatively, you can find London - Warsaw flights between London City (LCY) to Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport (WAW) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Lot Polish Airlines.
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Warsaw are:
Lufthansa, stoping in Munich for 65 minutes minimun.
  • Brussels Airlines, with 60 minutes scale in Brussels.
  • Brussels Airlines, with 60 minutes scale in Brussels.

Warsaw Chopin Airport - Latest customer reviews

1.5 /5
Reviews: 2
2.0 /5
no nickname
Date 2019-06-12 Age 51-70 City UK

Terminal much too small to cope with number of passengers

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Humair Malik
Date 2019-06-10 Age 31-50 City COULSDON

Wizz air are a con and opado should stop booking flights for them

Flight Duration 2 h and 28 m Flights between London and Warsaw take, on average, 2 h and 28 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £18 Cheapest price for a flight between London and Warsaw found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Heathrow The airport Heathrow is the departure airport operating flights between London and Warsaw
Arriving Airport Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport Flights departing London with Warsaw as destination arrive at Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport

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