There is over 124,000 miles of road in Poland and these roads can take you from the cities of Warsaw and Gdansk to remote villages with castles and old-world culture. You will find multilane highways in the capital of Warsaw and there are ongoing projects to improve the roads in rural areas. Don't be surprised to find horse-drawn wagons in many rural areas. Be sure to give them the right of way when travelling with your Poland hire car.
Poland is in the Central European Time Zone. The time difference in Poland is 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+1), so remember to set your clock when driving your cheap car hire in Warsaw.
Polish is the national language of Poland. English, German and Russian are the more commonly understood foreign languages, especially in cities and major tourist centres, so you should run into no problems if you need to ask for directions when driving your cheap car hire in Krakow.
Poland electricity runs at 220 V. The Continental two-round-pin plug is standard.
Besides booking your cheap car hire in Poland, there are many small preparations you need to make before your journey, such as checking currency exchange rates. The currency in Poland is the Polish Zlotych (PLN). There are plenty of ATM machines located in the main cities of Poland.
When planning your holiday with a car hire be sure to have a look at the following websites to find out the Poland tourism office locations, places to visit and further information you may need before travelling. Visit the official website of travel in Poland for useful advice and holiday tips.
Poland is a member state of the EU and, as such, British citizens don't require a visa to enter the country, merely a passport valid at least for the duration of your stay. The British Embassy in Poland is located in Warsaw. To know more about UK Embassies in Poland and other information, visit the website provided.
Before you book your car hire it's probably worth taking a look at the above essential Poland travel information you need to know when planning your holiday, as well as arrangements you need to make.
*Rates shown are per day, based upon a 7-day car hire. Taxes and additional surcharges may apply.