Several budget airlines fly into Warsaw and Kraków, Poland’s two most popular cities, but there are also an increasing number of flights into Gdańsk, Wrocław and Poznań from major Western European destinations.
Poland has rail connections with all its neighbouring countries. Several direct trains arrive daily in both Kraków and Warsaw from Prague, Budapest and Vienna, while Poznań, Wrocław and Warsaw all have regular connections to Germany.
Several Polish bus companies, including Eurolines (t 22/621 3469, w ), provide services from all major European capitals to Warsaw, KrakÓw, Gdańsk and other Polish cities. On the southern border, there are daily public buses to Zakopane from the Slovakian resort of Poprad.
Everything you need to know before you set off.
Book through Rough Guides’ trusted travel partners
Planning your trip to Poland
Everything you need to plan where to go and what to do.
The latest articles, galleries, quizzes and videos.
The 10 best Baltic beach resorts
European beach holidays haven’t always been just about the Mediterranean. A century ago, the resorts along the Baltic Sea were just as likely to attract the E…
10 great winter destinations in Central and Eastern Europe
If you can look past the plummeting temperatures and long dark nights, winter is a hugely rewarding season in which to visit Central and Eastern Europe. Frozen…
Why you should travel around Poland by train
Polish cities are undergoing a renaissance of sorts. Thanks to a combination of urban renovation, bold contemporary architecture and blossoming nightlife, there…