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General Information

The official language of Poland is Polish.

The national currency of Poland is Polish złoty (PLN).

1 PLN equals  .
equals  PLN.

Location

Poland

The distance from to Poland is miles or km. The estimated travel time is .

Climate and Travel Season

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Safety

According to the U.S. Department of State, it should be safe to travel to Poland. Exercise normal precautions in Poland. Click here for the full travel advisory and further information by the U.S. government.

The criminality index of Poland is 29. A higher number means more criminality.

Dial 112 to call the police in Poland.

LGBT

Poland has a score of -1 in the SPARTACUS Gay Travel Index. Poland ranks #83 worldwide.

There are no legal restrictions on consensual same-sex sexual relations between adults or on the organization of LGBTI events in Poland. Polish law prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. Though the government generally enforces these provisions, the social acceptance of LGBTI individuals is not as prevalent as in the United States.

Travel Vaccinations

All travelers to Poland should be up-to-date on the following vaccines:

  • Measles
  • Routine vaccines

Moreover, the following travel vaccines/medicines are recommended because there is a risk of these diseases in Poland:

  • Hepatitis A

The following vaccines/medicines might be needed depending on where and how long you are staying. Please consult your doctor.

  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabies
Visa Information

A visa might be required to travel to this country.

Make sure your passport is valid for your intended period of stay. Some countries even require your passport to be valid for six months beyond the intended date of departure.

Power Plugs

You likely need a power plug adapter in Poland to use your electronic devices from .

The voltage in Poland differs from the voltage in . You may need a voltage converter to be able to use your devices.

In Poland, the standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. The following power plugs are used:

  • Type C
  • Type E
Weather

The temperature difference between Poland and is °F / °C. Make sure you pack the right clothes.

Looks like it's pretty rainy in Poland. Don't forget waterproof clothing!

Light rain tomorrow through Thursday.

Date Temperature Humidity Precipitation
Fri November 08 37–52°F  /  3–11°C 91% 9%
Sat November 09 40–53°F  /  5–11°C 93% 72%
Sun November 10 38–46°F  /  4–8°C 90% 36%
Mon November 11 36–45°F  /  2–7°C 89% 16%
Tue November 12 39–51°F  /  4–10°C 87% 90%
Wed November 13 35–45°F  /  2–7°C 90% 92%
Thu November 14 36–53°F  /  2–11°C 98% 90%
Fri November 15 47–59°F  /  9–15°C 95% 26%

Sunrise and Sunset

The sun rises at 06:53 am and sets at 04:04 pm. This equates to 9.2 hours of daylight.

When the sun rises in Poland, it is in . When the sun sets in Poland, it is in .

Taxi

The average base fare for a taxi in Poland is 6.23 PLN. Every kilometer costs an additional 2.00 PLN. Every hour of waiting time costs 33.31 PLN.

Car Rental

International driving permits are recognized in Poland.

The minimum driving age is 18.

Right-hand traffic, keep to the right side of the road. Keep this in mind when renting a car!

The price of one liter of gasoline is approximately 5.00 PLN in Poland.

Landmarks and Activities

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Food/Drink

The price for the recommended minimum amount of food per person per day is 18.29 PLN.

The minimum age to purchase alcohol in Poland is 18.

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Tipping Etiquette

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Travel Scams

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