The Polish currency unit is zloty (PLN), divided into 100 groszy.
1 EUR ≈ 4.76 PLN
1 USD ≈ 4.54 PLN
Current exchange rate available on: www.npb.pl.
Most foreign currencies can be easily exchanged either in banks or in private exchange offices (“kantor”). Foreign currency (cash) is not acceptable in shops.
Credit cards accepted in Poland: Visa, MasterCard, American Express. Cash withdrawal machines, restaurants, car rental agencies and most shops accept all major credit cards.
Commonly opening hours are Monday to Friday 10.00 – 18.00. On Saturdays shops are closed at 14:00 and are closed on Sundays. Payment in shops: by cash (Polish currency) or credit cards.
Commony banks are opened Monday to Friday 8:00 – 18:00 and are closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
Commonly post offices are opened Monday to Friday 8.00 – 20.00 and closed on Saturdays and Sundays. Post boxes are red and post is usually collected twice a day.