Wroclaw travel guide

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You're Going to Love Wroclaw

With a population of 634.893, Wroclaw is the largest city in Dolnoslaskie, Poland by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Wroclaw deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

Where to Eat in Wroclaw

If you’re looking for affordable options, Hard Rock Cafe - Wroclaw (Rynek 25 50/101) and Monopol Restaurant at Monopol Hotel (2 Heleny Modrzejewskiej) are great picks.

When to visit Wroclaw

Wroclaw in January
Estimated hotel price
$125
1 night at 3-star hotel
Wroclaw in January
Estimated hotel price
$125
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Wroclaw in July, when the average temperature is 17 °C, and the highest can go up to 22 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -3 °C, with an average temperature of 0 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in July, when precipitation is around 80 mm. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Wroclaw, with an average rainfall of 20 mm.

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How to Get to Wroclaw

Plane

When flying to Wroclaw, you’ll arrive at Wroclaw Strachowice (WRO), which is located 10 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Wroclaw from Australia departs from Sydney and takes around 40h.

Train

Located 1.4 km from the city centre, Wroclaw Glowny is the busiest station in Wroclaw. Another popular train station is Wroclaw Mikołajów, located 2.5 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Wroclaw is to pick up a car hire from Warsaw, which is about 301 km from Wroclaw. You’ll find branches of Kaizen Rent A Car Inc and Flex To Go, among others, in Warsaw.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Wroclaw using FlixBus or Sindbad. From Katowice, the bus ride to Wroclaw takes 233 km and will cost you around $26. From Warsaw, the ticket costs about $24 for a journey of 378 km. The most popular bus station is Wroclaw Galeria Dominikańska, located 0.5 km from the city centre of Wroclaw. Wroclaw Wielka is also a commonly used station, and is 2.1 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to Wroclaw, you’ll arrive at Wroclaw Strachowice (WRO), which is located 10 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Wroclaw from Australia departs from Sydney and takes around 40h.

Train

Located 1.4 km from the city centre, Wroclaw Glowny is the busiest station in Wroclaw. Another popular train station is Wroclaw Mikołajów, located 2.5 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Wroclaw is to pick up a car hire from Warsaw, which is about 301 km from Wroclaw. You’ll find branches of Kaizen Rent A Car Inc and Flex To Go, among others, in Warsaw.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Wroclaw using FlixBus or Sindbad. From Katowice, the bus ride to Wroclaw takes 233 km and will cost you around $26. From Warsaw, the ticket costs about $24 for a journey of 378 km. The most popular bus station is Wroclaw Galeria Dominikańska, located 0.5 km from the city centre of Wroclaw. Wroclaw Wielka is also a commonly used station, and is 2.1 km from the city centre.

Airlines serving Wroclaw

Lufthansa
Good (4,689 reviews)
KLM
Good (848 reviews)
SWISS
Good (945 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,612 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,295 reviews)
Air France
Good (981 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (487 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,950 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,122 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,454 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,893 reviews)
Finnair
Good (868 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (924 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,180 reviews)
LOT
Good (685 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (820 reviews)
Norwegian
Excellent (146 reviews)
Air India
Okay (2,236 reviews)
Ryanair
Good (3,422 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (5,789 reviews)
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Where to stay in Wroclaw

From 5-star hotels such as the Hotel Altus Palace to great affordable options like the Akira Bed & Breakfast, Wroclaw offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around $85 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $154 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Vanilla Hostel Wroclaw and Hostel Wratislavia.

Where to stay in popular areas of Wroclaw

Most booked hotels in Wroclaw

Novotel Wroclaw Centrum
4 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
$106+
Scandic Wroclaw
4 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
$101+
Wyndham Wroclaw Old Town
4 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
$127+
Novotel Wroclaw City
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
$94+
Park Hotel Diament Wroclaw
4 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
$100+

Hiring a car in Wroclaw

Hiring a car in Wroclaw costs $21 per day, on average, or $43 if you want to hire it for 2 days.

You’re likely to save money by hiring your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 3% more expensive than at Wroclaw Strachowice.

Expect to pay $2.59 per litre in Wroclaw (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $30.99 and $41.32. The most frequently booked car type in Wroclaw is Intermediate (Nissan Qashqai or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini car hire (Volkswagen up! or similar) is, on average, 69% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Hiring a car in Wroclaw costs $21 per day, on average, or $43 if you want to hire it for 2 days.

You’re likely to save money by hiring your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 3% more expensive than at Wroclaw Strachowice.

Expect to pay $2.59 per litre in Wroclaw (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $30.99 and $41.32. The most frequently booked car type in Wroclaw is Intermediate (Nissan Qashqai or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini car hire (Volkswagen up! or similar) is, on average, 69% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.