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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin  •  12h 34m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) ORD - WAW

1 213 zł - 2 779 zł

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Train to Milwaukee, fly to Warsaw Chopin  •  17h 25m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) MKE - WAW

1 517 zł - 3 815 zł

Train to South Bend, fly to Warsaw Chopin  •  18h 37m

  1. Take the train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
  2. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) SBN - WAW

1 554 zł - 3 816 zł

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Krakow, train  •  15h 43m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Krakow (KRK) ORD - KRK
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Centralna

1 455 zł - 2 504 zł

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) flights

The flight time between Chicago O'Hare (ORD) and Warsaw Chopin (WAW) is around 13h 15m and covers a distance of around 7519 km. The fastest flight normally takes 9h 5m. Services are operated by LOT, Swiss, KLM and others. Typically 146 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
13h 15m
Fastest flight journey time:
9h 5m
Flight distance:
7519 km
Flights per week:
146
Cheapest price:
1 221 zł
Carbon emissions:
1524 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
14:55
Last flight departs at:
21:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) flight schedules

Flights departing Saturday, July 31, 2021

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International entry into Poland from United States

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United States
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Poland, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Georgia, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Poland with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Poland from United States

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Georgia, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey and United States
  • COVID-19 testing required within 2 hours from entering the country
This applies to arrivals from Turkey

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Rules to follow in Poland

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Mandatory

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Considerations leaving from United States

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Poland from United States.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Warsaw is 800 190 590.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Warsaw is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Warsaw is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 190 590.

Yes, entry into United States from Poland is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Warsaw is to fly which costs $310 - $750 and takes 12h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Warsaw is to fly which costs $310 - $750 and takes 12h 34m.

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The distance between Chicago and Warsaw is 7511 km.

It takes approximately 12h 34m to get from Chicago to Warsaw, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport is the direct flight which takes 9h 5m.

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Warsaw is 7h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 6:24 PM in Chicago and 1:24 AM in Warsaw.

Swiss, KLM, TAP Portugal and four other airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport.

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There are 441+ hotels available in Warsaw. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Warsaw.
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  • Distance: 7511.1 km
  • Duration: 12h 34m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Warsaw, Poland?

LOT, Swiss and 10 other airlines fly from Chicago to Warsaw hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 800 zł - 7 500 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Toronto, Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 600 zł - 4 600 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 500 zł - 4 200 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Toronto, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 500 zł - 4 500 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 600 zł - 4 300 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 500 zł - 4 400 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 600 zł - 4 500 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, Brussels
Ave. Duration
14h 4m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 500 zł - 4 400 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 9m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
1 500 zł - 4 400 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 500 zł - 4 400 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Charlotte, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 400 zł - 4 400 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 zł - 3 500 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 800 zł - 3 500 zł
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 800 zł - 7 000 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 200 zł - 3 800 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Minneapolis, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
3 400 zł - 4 100 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
3 300 zł - 4 000 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Minneapolis, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 47m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 500 zł - 4 200 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Boston, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 300 zł - 4 000 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Boston, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 400 zł - 4 100 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 zł - 4 900 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Atlanta, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 800 zł - 6 500 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 300 zł - 3 900 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
3 400 zł - 4 100 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Krakow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 600 zł - 3 100 zł
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 100 zł - 7 500 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via Krakow
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 100 zł - 7 500 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1 400 zł - 3 700 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 400 zł - 3 600 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 500 zł - 3 700 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Charlotte, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 400 zł - 4 400 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Krakow
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 700 zł - 4 100 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Krakow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 700 zł - 4 100 zł
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 800 zł - 7 000 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 200 zł - 3 800 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Boston, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 300 zł - 4 000 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Atlanta, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 zł - 4 900 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Krakow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 600 zł - 3 100 zł
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 800 zł - 7 500 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 600 zł - 4 300 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Charlotte, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 400 zł - 4 400 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 zł - 3 500 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 800 zł - 3 500 zł
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 400 zł - 3 600 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 500 zł - 4 200 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Toronto, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 500 zł - 4 500 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Charlotte, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 400 zł - 4 400 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 800 zł - 3 500 zł
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 000 zł - 2 900 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
2 100 zł - 7 500 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 400 zł - 5 500 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Krakow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 000 zł - 3 700 zł
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
2 000 zł - 2 900 zł
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
2 100 zł - 7 500 zł
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Chicago O'Hare, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 400 zł - 5 500 zł
Flights from South Bend to Warsaw Chopin via Dallas/Ft.Worth, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 900 zł - 6 500 zł
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1 800 zł - 6 000 zł
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1 200 zł - 4 900 zł
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Warsaw Chopin via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
2 100 zł - 7 500 zł
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Warsaw Chopin via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
3 300 zł - 4 000 zł
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100 zł - 150 zł
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
100 zł - 150 zł
Premium
700 zł - 1 000 zł
Flexi Coach Seat
150 zł - 230 zł
Business Seat
150 zł - 210 zł
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
50 zł - 60 zł
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45 zł - 85 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
45 zł - 60 zł
1st Class
65 zł - 85 zł

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