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There are 5 ways to get from Gdańsk to Olsztyn by train, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Ilawa Glowna  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Ilawa Glowna Eic / ...
  2. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny Ic / ...

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Gdańsk to Olsztyn 104.9 miles

$6

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Olsztyn Glowny Regional / ...

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gdańsk to Olsztyn 105.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Gdańsk to Olsztyn 105.4 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gdańsk to Olsztyn is to rideshare which costs 21 zł and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gdańsk to Olsztyn is to taxi which costs 470 zł - 600 zł and takes 2 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gdansk Glowny and arriving at Olsztyn Glowny. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Gdańsk and Olsztyn is 136 km. The road distance is 168.6 km.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Olsztyn without a car is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs 40 zł - 65 zł.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Gdańsk to Olsztyn, including transfers.

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Gdańsk to Olsztyn train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Gdansk Glowny station.

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Gdańsk to Olsztyn train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Olsztyn Glowny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gdańsk to Olsztyn is 169 km. It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to drive from Gdańsk to Olsztyn.

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There are 288+ hotels available in Olsztyn. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gdańsk to Olsztyn.
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  • Distance: 85.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

What companies run services between Gdańsk, Poland and Olsztyn, Poland?

You can take a train from Gdańsk to Olsztyn via Ilawa Glowna in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
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 Gdansk Glowny to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Gdańsk to Olsztyn
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Gdańsk to Olsztyn
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Neptun Taxi
Phone
+48 58 511 15 55
Website
neptuntaxi.pl
Dajan Taxi
Phone
+48 58 306 06 33
Website
dajan-taxi.pl
Hallo Taxi
Phone
+48 58 301 59 59
Website
hallotaxi.gda.pl

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More Questions & Answers

Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Gdańsk and Olsztyn. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar