Reach the fascinating and picturesque capital of Poland, Warsaw, courtesy of luxury flights from Melbourne to Warsaw with Qatar Airways. When you step on board a Qatar Airways flight, you can expect the highest standard of excellence – an attentive and courteous cabin crew, freshly prepared delicious cuisine and the latest in-flight entertainment and movies. We don’t just want to get you to your destination; we want you to experience the pinnacle of luxury travel.
The modern city of Warsaw is the Polish capital and one of the most cultural, cosmopolitan and historical cities in all of Europe. Warsaw is now hugely popular with tourists, who marvel at the superb architecture of its cathedrals, baroque churches and historical points of interest. This fascinating destination is also a key commercial and business centre and is home to many international brands and businesses and is now regarded as an important emerging market.
This award-winning airport is one of the most popular in Australia, taking business and leisure travellers to destinations all over the globe. Qatar Airways flights from Melbourne take you to our hub in Doha, and the sheer comfort and luxury of Melbourne Airport means that your journey is a pleasure from the very start.
Aboriginal art decorates the airport terminals, while modern shopping options provide you with those last-minute gifts and souvenirs.
Transportation and parking
Short-term parking is available close to the main terminal, while longer-term options are also available. Business parking is just a few metres from the main building, and pick-up and drop-off points are located outside the main entrances.
A bus service runs from the long-term parking area to the main terminal. The Skybus to, and from, the airport runs from the city centre every 15 minutes, while other bus services run throughout the day. Taxis are plentiful, and a pre-book limousine service and car rental are also on offer.
Arriving in Melbourne
Qatar Airways flights from Melbourne depart from Terminal 2, which handles all outbound international flights. An expansion scheme was completed in 2012, providing greater space for retail outlets and passenger lounges.
Because Qatar Airways uses the new A380 Airbus, most departures will be from Gate 9 and11.
Facilities and amenities
The Air Lounge in Terminal 2 offers passengers a relaxing location to grab a quick bite before boarding their Qatar Airways flight from Melbourne.
A number of Australian produce outlets are also located in Terminal 2, as well as luxury accessories retailers and shops selling everything from surfing paraphernalia to perfumes and watches. There is also a large number of food options, from small cafés to excellent restaurants serving international cuisine.
Poland’s capital is home to nearly two million people, and is the commercial, cultural and financial centre of the country. Over the last two decades Poland has become an increasingly popular tourist destination, and now Warsaw is one of the key destinations in Europe for both leisure and business travellers.
Book a flight to Warsaw with Qatar Airways and you’ll discover a compact city with a big heart. Friendly, welcoming and distinctly jovial, Warsaw is a relaxed and laid-back city that loves to have a good time. Street entertainers keep everyone amused, while entrepreneurs and investors will find this an easy place to partake in business, as Warsaw embraces a fast-moving economy and a technologically advanced future.
Most attractions are located in Centrum area, but it’s the Śródmieście district that is rich with museums, galleries and fascinating locations as well as some very photogenic squares. Here you’ll find the Palace of Culture and Science, one of Warsaw’s most recognisable buildings and home to two universities and a theatre, a museum and a concert hall. There are also a number of modern art museums and galleries documenting Poland’s considerable contribution to 20th century art and sculpture.
Slightly outside the centre of the city you’ll find the breathtaking Wilanów Palace, a beautiful and tranquil palace surrounded by landscaped gardens (do take insect repellent with you in the summer, though, as the mosquitoes are in attendance). Further out you’ll come to the Kabacki Forest, a stunning natural wilderness that’s perfect for outdoor pursuits such as hiking and cycling.
Anyone with a love of astronomy should head to the truly fascinating Heavens of Copernicus (Niebo Kopernika), an ultra-modern planetarium that offers year-round events that include sky displays, film projections, lectures and meetings.
Flights to Warsaw with Qatar Airways land at Chopin Airport, also known as 'Okecie'. Visa restrictions for entry into the country will depend on your country of origin, length of stay and whether your trip is for business or pleasure. Before you fly to Warsaw please check the visa and passport requirements.
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