Warsaw Central Railway Station (Warszawa Centralna) is the main train station in the capital of Poland. If you will be arriving there by train from the airport or another city, you might want to leave your baggage at the station and explore Warsaw lightly. You can find a left luggage office and luggage lockers at Warsaw Central Railway Station.
Both, left luggage office and lockers are located on the underground level of Warszawa Centralna building. Locating them is not difficult as you just need to get down by escalator from the main hall.
Left Luggage Office at Warsaw Central Railway Station
Left luggage office at Warsaw Central Railway Station is operated by PKP Intercity and is open 24 hours.
It is possible to store your luggage at a left luggage office for a maximum of 10 days. You need to describe the contents of your luggage when leaving it there. When describing the contents of your luggage, be aware that you cannot store money and particularly valuable objects, identity documents, animals or dangerous items here, so you might be refused storage if any of these will be listed in the description.
The price of leaving luggage is 10 PLN per piece per day for any size of the luggage. Leaving one piece luggage here is cheaper than at the lockers. However, lockers can fit several pieces in one compartment making it a better deal when traveling in group.
Your luggage can be stored at left luggage office for a maximum of 10 days. When collecting your luggage you need to present a proof of storage (it will be issued at the time you leave your luggage) and pay the storage fee.
Luggage Lockers at Warsaw Central Railway Station
On the same level of Warszawa Centralna you can also find a big number of automatic luggage lockers that are also available 24 hours. Lockers come in 4 sizes and the price of storage depends on the size of the locker.
Price of luggage lockers at Warsaw Central Railway Station:
- Small locker – 12 PLN / 24 hours
- Big locker – 14 PLN / 24 hours
- Golf-type locker – 16 PLN / 24 hours
- Skier-type locker – 16 PLN / 24 hours
Depending on the size of your luggage, you can fit several of them in one locker and will come cheaper than paying 10 PLN for every piece at left luggage office.
Payment for the storage at lockers can be made in cash or by contactless credit or debit card. The locker machine accepts 1, 2, 5 Polish Zloty coins only and doesn’t give a change so using it might look tricky if you don’t have plenty of coins in your pocket. However, there is a machine exchanging 10 and 20 Polish Zloty banknotes into coins roughly in the center of locker area. You should notice arrows pointing to it.
If you don’t have enough of Polish Zloty for the payment, you can exchange foreign currency at the main hall of the train station. More about currency exchange there: Currency Exchange at Warsaw Central Railway Station.
You can take a direct train from Warsaw Airport to Warszawa Centralna and store your luggage there instead of leaving it at the airport.