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Money and costs

Złoty (zł)
Exchange Rates
Rates provided by Open Exchange Rates. Last updated May 15, 2019 11:47AM UTC
Daily Costs
Budget (up to)
  • Hostel dorm room or low-cost guesthouse: 50zł
  • Meals in milk bars and self-catering: 40zł
  • Train/bus tickets: 30zł
  • Sundries: 10zł
  • Room in a midrange hotel or pension: 100–120zł
  • Lunch and dinner in decent restaurants: 80zł
  • Train/bus tickets: 30zł
  • Sundries: 20zł
Top end (more than)
  • Room in the best place in town: 200zł
  • Lunch and dinner in the best restaurants: 100zł
  • Train/bus/taxi: 50zł
  • Sundries: 20zł

ATMs widely available. Credit cards widely accepted in hotels and restaurants.


  • When to tip Customary in restaurants and at service establishments such as hairdressers; optional everywhere else.

  • Restaurants At smaller establishments and for smaller tabs, round the bill to the nearest 5zł or 10zł increment. Otherwise, 10% is standard.

  • Taxis No need to tip, though you may want to round up the fare to reward good service.