There are 2 ways to get from Ełk to Gdańsk by train or car

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Train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Elk to Gdansk Glowny Regional

$11 - $16

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Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Ełk to Gdańsk 200.6 miles

$30 - $50

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Elk and arriving at Gdansk Glowny. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Ełk and Gdańsk is 249 km. The road distance is 321 km.

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The best way to get from Ełk to Gdańsk without a car is to train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs .

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The train from Elk to Gdansk Glowny takes 4 h 45 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Ełk to Gdańsk train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Elk station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ełk to Gdańsk is 321 km. It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to drive from Ełk to Gdańsk.

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There are 3619+ hotels available in Gdańsk. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ełk to Gdańsk.
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  • Distance: 155.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

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

Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Ełk to Gdańsk 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

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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).

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Train from Elk to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
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2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $22

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