Warszawa

Warszawa

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Population: 1,734,000
Warszawa

The capital and the biggest city of Poland and the 9th most populous one in the EU with over 2 million inhabitants (the number contains people who are not permanent residents of Warsaw) Sometimes called “the phoenix city” as it was destroyed during numerous wars and carefully rebuilt each time

The cultural capital of Poland – apart from daily theatre and cinema shows, the city hosts great music and art festivals and concerts, many of which are free of charge

Interesting facts about the city

  1. EDUCATION: 75 universities and 250,000 students, 14,000 foreign students, 150 scientific institutions, 20,000 scientists.
  2. DEMOGRAPHICS: The capital and the biggest city od Poland; one of the most populous ones in the EU with over 2 million inhabitants. 
  3. INNOVATION: Google Campus located in Warszawa. 72 research & development insitutions.

Main transport data

Airport: Chopin Airport (8 km from the city centre), Modlin Airport (35 km from the city centre)

TOP 3 flight connections abroad:

  1. Frankfurt (1 h 50 min)
  2. London (2 h 40 min)
  3. Moscow (2 h)

Location

Travel time to other cities

Krakow
50 min
4 h 30 min
3 h
Poznan
55 min
3 h
3 h
Wroclaw
55 min
4 h
5 h