There are 7 ways to get from Gdańsk to Poltava by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Kharkiv, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Kharkiv (HRK) GDN - HRK
  2. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Poltawa Kiewskaja

$54 - $235

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Train  •  23 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Warszawa Wschodnia Eic / ...
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Kiev Pass Tlk
  3. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Poltawa Kiewskaja D

$34 - $54

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Fly to Kyiv Zhuliany, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) GDN - IEV
  2. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Poltawa Kiewskaja

$68 - $236

Fly to Boryspil, train  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Boryspil (KBP) GDN - KBP
  2. Take the train from Darnicsa to Poltawa Kiewskaja

$132 - $240

Bus Visitor Travel  •  30 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Gdańsk to Kiev Ua3
  2. Take the bus from Kyiv to Poltava

$57 - $82

Bus Odri  •  32 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Gdansk to Poltava Słupsk

$66

Drive  •  17 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Gdańsk to Poltava 972.9 miles

$160 - $250

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gdansk and arriving at Poltava. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 32 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gdańsk to Poltava. However, there are services departing from Gdansk Glowny and arriving at Poltawa Kiewskaja via Warszawa Wschodnia and Kiev Pass. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 37 min.

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The distance between Gdańsk and Poltava is 1207 km. The road distance is 1556.6 km.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Poltava without a car is to train which takes 23 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Gdańsk to Poltava, including transfers.

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Gdańsk to Poltava bus services, operated by Visitor Travel, depart from Gdańsk station.

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

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Poltava is to train which takes 23 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 30 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Gdansk Airport to Kharkiv Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Gdańsk to Poltava bus services, operated by Günsel Group, arrive at Poltava station.

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Map of how to get from Gdańsk to Poltava.
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  • Distance: 754.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 9 min

What companies run services between Gdańsk, Poland and Poltava, Ukraine?

You can take a train from Gdańsk to Poltava via Warszawa Wschodnia and Kiev Pass in around 23 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gdańsk to Poltava via Kiev and Kyiv in around 30 h 24 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Gdansk to Kharkiv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Gdansk to Kyiv Zhuliany via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Gdansk to Boryspil via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Gdansk to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Harkov Pass to Poltawa Kiewskaja
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$11 - $16
Train from Kiev Pass to Poltawa Kiewskaja
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Darnicsa to Poltawa Kiewskaja
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$13 - $19
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 Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Kiev Pass
Ave. Duration
16 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Visitor Travel
Phone
+48 695 114 112
Email
rezerwacje@visitor.com.pl
Website
visitor.com.pl
Bus from Gdańsk to Kiev
Ave. Duration
24 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
visitor.com.pl
Günsel Group
Phone
0 800 30 30 10
Website
gunsel.ua
Bus from Kyiv to Poltava
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
gunsel.ua
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Gdansk to Poltava
Ave. Duration
32 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$66
Schedules at
odri-ua.com

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Poltava is 1 h ahead of Gdańsk. It is currently 9:14 AM in Gdańsk and 10:14 AM in Poltava.

Gdańsk to Poltava train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Poltawa Kiewskaja station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gdańsk to Poltava is 1557 km. It takes approximately 17 h 55 min to drive from Gdańsk to Poltava.

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Wizz Air and LOT offer flights from Gdansk Airport to Kharkiv Airport.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Poltava. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Gdansk Airport is to train which takes 29 min and costs .

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