PRICES IN POLAND
Polish currency is zloty (PLN). One zloty is 100 groszy.
Coins: five, two and one złoty, groszy coins: 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1.
Notes: they come in 200, 100, 50, 20 and 10 zł notes.
There are exchange offices (kantor in Polish) at the airports, train stations, banks (closed on weekends!!!), post offices and shopping malls.
Exchange rates are fluctuating on daily basis, therefore we recommend to check it every time you seek for updates here.
Just for the references:
1 EUR ~ 4,32 PLN
1 USD ~ 3,94PLN
1 AUD ~ 2,66 PLN
1 GBP ~ 4,90 PLN
1 CAD ~ 2,95 PLN
1 JPY ~ 0,036 PLN
1 AED ~ 1 PLN
1 CNY ~ 0,57 PLN
1 SGD ~ 2,85 PLN
Most shops, restaurants museums accept credit cards, the most popular are VISA, MasterCard, and Maestro. American Express and Diners may not be accepted as well as traveller’s cheques.
IMPORTANT: A flow of tourists makes pickpocketing and petty theft popular. Make sure your wallet, mobile, camera and expensive jewellery is out of reach of pickpockets. Bags should be zipped closed, do not leave them on the table or chairs.
Poland is no different from other countries but the risk is rather medium than high.
Meal for 2 People, Three-course (without wine) - 200-300zł
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) - 20-30zł
Beer (0.5 liter) 10-15zł
Caffe - 8 -12zł
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 6-10zł
Wine - starts from approx. 70zł per bottle
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 3zł
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 4-6zł
Rice (white), (1kg) 5-6zł
Eggs (regular) (10) 7-10zł
Local Cheese (150g) 3,50-6 zł
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (0,5kg) 7-12zł
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 40-70zł
Apples (1kg) 3-6zł
Banana (1kg) 4-7zł
Oranges (1kg) 6-12zł
Tomato (1kg) 5-15zł
Potato (1kg) 3-4zł
Onion (1kg) 2-3zł
Lettuce (1 head) 4-6zł
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2-3zł
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 25-50zł
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3-6zł
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 18zł
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3,40 - 7,00zł
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 110-230zł
Click here for more information about prices in public transport in Warsaw.
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 8zł
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.80-3,60zł
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 24-36zł
Gasoline (1 liter) 5.05zł
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12-0.30zł
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 40-70zł
Sports And Leisure
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 100-150zł
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 50-70zł
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20-40zł
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 800-2000zł
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 30ths-80ths zł
Clothing And Shoes
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 200-300zł
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 100-300zł
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 200-400zł
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 250-400zł
Rent Per Month
Apartment in Warsaw (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2500-4000 zł
Apartment in Warsaw (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2000-3000 zł
Buy Apartment Price
Avg Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in:
Salaries And Financing
Average Monthly Gross Salary in Jan 2018 - approx 5000 zł (net 3500 zł)
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
3.80 - 5.20 %