FCO Travel Advice for - Poland

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  • Warsaw’s Modlin Airport is not currently being used by Wizz Air and Ryanair due to repairs to the runway surface. Flights are being diverted to Warsaw Chopin. Check details with your airline before travelling.

  • Around 350,000 British nationals visited Poland in 2010. Most visits are trouble-free. See Consular assistance statistics.

  • If you need to contact the emergency services in Poland call 112.

  • There is a low threat from terrorism. See Terrorism.

  • Driving in Poland can be hazardous. There is a risk of robbery on rail and bus journeys. See Crime and Road travel.

  • If you hold dual Polish and British nationality, the British Embassy may only be able to offer limited consular assistance.

  • Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.
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