There are 7 ways to get from Helsinki to Gdańsk by plane, train, ferry, bus, car ferry, shuttle or car

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Fly from Helsinki  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Gdansk (GDN) HEL - GDN

$80 - $355

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Car ferry, bus, shuttle  •  25 h 40 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the bus from Tallinn to Rīga Lidosta Airport
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Lidosta Rīga to Klaipėda
  4. Take the bus from Klaipėda to Kaliningrad
  5. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Gdańsk

$54 - $74

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Train to Turku, fly  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Turku
  2. Fly from Turku (TKU) to Gdansk (GDN) TKU - GDN

$74 - $223

Ferry, bus  •  20 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the bus from Tallinn to Rīga 920
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Kaliningrad
  4. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
  5. Take the bus from Elbląg to Gdańsk

$81 - $130

Car ferry, bus, train  •  21 h 38 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the bus from Tallinn to Rīga 920
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Białystok
  4. Take the train from Bialystok to Warszawa Wschodnia Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Gdansk Glowny Eic / ...

$109 - $315

Car ferry, train  •  38 h 37 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm
  2. Take the train from Stockholm City station to Nynäshamn station
  3. Take the car ferry from Nynäshamn - Visby to Gdańsk

$272 - $423

Drive  •  20 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Gdańsk 925 miles

$200 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Gdańsk is to car ferry and bus and shuttle which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 25 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Gdańsk is to fly which costs 65€ - 310€ and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Helsinki and Gdańsk is 749 km. The road distance is 1480.1 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Gdańsk without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 20 h 40 min and costs 65€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Helsinki to Gdańsk, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Gdansk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Gdańsk is 1 h behind Helsinki. It is currently 6:01 PM in Helsinki and 5:01 PM in Gdańsk.

Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Gdańsk is 1480 km. It takes approximately 20 h 15 min to drive from Helsinki to Gdańsk.

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Norwegian Air International, Finnair, Air Baltic and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Gdansk Airport.

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There are 4465+ hotels available in Gdańsk. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Gdańsk.
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  • Distance: 467.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 3 min

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Gdańsk, Poland?

Norwegian Air International, Finnair and two other airlines fly from Helsinki to Gdańsk 4 times a day.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Gdansk via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Helsinki to Gdansk via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Helsinki to Gdansk via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Gdansk via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Turku to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bialystok to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Tallinn to Rīga
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Białystok
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Tallinn to Rīga Lidosta Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Klaipėda to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Gdańsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Transwal
Phone
89 766 09 14
Email
lidzbark@transwal.pl
Website
transwal.pl
Bus from Elbląg to Gdańsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transwal.pl
PKS Suwalkach
Phone
703 302 505
Website
pkssuwalki.pl
Bus from Elbląg DA to Gdańsk DA
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
pkssuwalki.pl
Keleiviu Vezimas
Phone
+370 686 94403
Website
keleiviu.lt
Shuttle from Lidosta Rīga to Klaipėda
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
keleiviu.lt
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$42 - $43
Vehicle
$43 - $44
Cabin
$55
Car ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$238
Vehicle
$244
Cabin
$300
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$82
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$42
Vehicle
$31
Car ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$188
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$104
Vehicle
$38
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The best way to get from Helsinki to Helsinki Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs 5€ - 8€.

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