These are the most important numbers you will need to know in Poland. You may call these numbers toll-free.
List of emergency numbers (when calling from a landline or public phone):
- 999 - Ambulance Service
- 998 - Fire Department
- 997 - Police
- 986 - City Guard (Straż Miejska)
112 - to all services when calling from a cell phone
This number serves only in cases of immediate threat to life. You will get through to the appropriate service operator regardless of which cell phone operator you are using.
Also use 112 number in case of emergency, if you are unsure which of the three emergency numbers (997, 998, 999) is appropriate. The same number can be used by foreigners who do not know the numbers of the particular emergency services.