The use of credit cards is widely accepted, particularly in major towns and tourist attractions. (American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and Visa). Lost or stolen cards can be reported to Polish Credit Card Main Office – number 0048 22 9584.
The most popular ones are VISA, MasterCard and Maestro. Beware that American Express and Diners may not be widely accepted
ATM’s operate 24 hours a day, They can be found near such places as banks, rail stations, airports, supermarkets, town centres and other places popular with visitors. Cash sometimes runs out on weekends – especially in large cities
are open Mon-Fri 10am-6pm. In smaller towns, banking hours are more limited. Banks offer money exchange and collection of money transfers. You may have problems with cashing a traveler’s check
You can exchange foreign currency at all border crossing points, hotels and bureaux de change (KANTOR), some of which are open 24 hours. Exchange rate differs slightly in each Kantor. Kantors do not accept travelers checks