COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Poland. Learn More.

There are 6 ways to get from Copenhagen to Poland by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Gdansk  •  2h 28m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Gdansk (GDN) CPH - GDN

278 zł - 1 054 zł

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Bus  •  20h 9m

  1. Take the bus from København to Warsaw

187 zł - 308 zł

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Fly to Warsaw Chopin  •  4h 16m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) CPH - WAW

271 zł - 1 199 zł

Fly to Poznan  •  3h 51m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Poznan (POZ) CPH - POZ

361 zł - 1 442 zł

Train  •  14h 3m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec

560 zł - 991 zł

Drive  •  11h 32m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Warsaw 1309.6 km

700 zł - 1 100 zł

Denmark → Poland
Partially open

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International entry into Poland from Denmark

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Poland, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Japan, Canada, New Zealand, Thailand, South Korea, Tunisia, Australia, Georgia and Cyprus

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Poland from Denmark

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Denmark
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Thailand, South Korea, Tunisia, Australia and Canada
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Poland

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Denmark

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Poland from Denmark.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Poland is 800 190 590.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Poland is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Poland is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 190 590.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Denmark from Poland.

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Last updated: 2 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Poland is to bus which costs 300 kr - 550 kr and takes 20h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Poland is to fly which costs 450 kr - 1800 kr and takes 2h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Poland. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Warszawa Centralna via Hamburg Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 3m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Poland is 636 km. The road distance is 1309.6 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Poland without a car is to train which takes 14h 3m and costs 900 kr - 1700 kr.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from Copenhagen to Poland, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Poland train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Poland is to fly which takes 2h 28m and costs 450 kr - 1800 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 900 kr - 1700 kr and takes 14h 3m, you could also bus, which costs 300 kr - 550 kr and takes 20h 9m.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Gdansk Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Copenhagen to Poland train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Warszawa Centralna station.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Poland.
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  • Distance: 635.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 28m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Poland?

Scandinavian Airlines, Ryanair and Norwegian Air Shuttle fly from Copenhagen to Gdańsk 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Warsaw via Hamburg Hbf and Berlin Hbf in around 14h 3m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240 zł - 1 800 zł
Flights from Copenhagen to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 zł - 1 300 zł
Flights from Copenhagen to Poznan
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280 zł - 1 300 zł
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
490 zł - 1 300 zł
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180 zł - 1 100 zł
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
100 zł - 850 zł
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
200 zł - 280 zł
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
240 zł - 340 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
130 zł - 190 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
230 zł - 320 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
290 zł - 400 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
200 zł - 290 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Poland is 1310 km. It takes approximately 11h 32m to drive from Copenhagen to Poland.

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Ryanair, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Gdansk Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Poland. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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