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

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Fly Gdansk to Budapest  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Budapest (BUD) GDN - BUD

$51 - $278

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Train to Warsaw Chopin, fly to Budapest  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Warszawa Centralna
  2. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Budapest (BUD) WAW - BUD

$41 - $183

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Fly Gdansk to Vienna, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Vienna (VIE) GDN - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld

$145 - $282

Train via Katowice  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Katowice Eic / ...
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Budapest-Nyugati Ic

$52 - $79

Train  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Wien Hbf Eic
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$84 - $124

Bus, KRAKBUD  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Gdańsk, Gdansk to Kraków, Kraków MDA P12 / ...
  2. Take the KRAKBUD from Krakow to Budapest Eurobusways

$101 - $180

Drive  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Gdańsk to Budapest 682.6 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Gdańsk to Budapest is to train which costs 190 zł - 300 zł and takes 13 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gdańsk to Budapest is to fly which costs 190 zł - 1 100 zł and takes 6 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gdańsk to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Gdansk Glowny and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati via Katowice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 3 min.

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The distance between Gdańsk and Budapest is 763 km. The road distance is 1092.1 km.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 13 h 3 min and costs 190 zł - 300 zł.

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It takes approximately 6 h 32 min to get from Gdańsk to Budapest, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Budapest is to fly which takes 6 h 32 min and costs 190 zł - 1 100 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 190 zł - 300 zł and takes 13 h 3 min, you could also bus and KRAKBUD, which costs 370 zł - 700 zł and takes 16 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from Gdansk Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Gdańsk to Budapest train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Budapest-Nyugati station.

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Map of how to get from Gdańsk to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 476.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 32 min

What companies run services between Gdańsk, Poland and Budapest, Hungary?

LOT, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Gdańsk to Budapest hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gdańsk to Budapest via Katowice in around 13 h 3 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Gdansk to Budapest via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Gdansk to Vienna via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Gdansk to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Gdansk to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Budapest via Malmo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Flights from Gdansk to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $260
Flights from Gdansk to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $160
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Gdansk to Vienna via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Budapest via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Gdansk to Budapest via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Gdansk to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gdansk to Budapest via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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 Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
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2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Katowice to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gdańsk, Gdansk to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Gdańsk Dworzec PKS to Kraków dw. aut.
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$20 - $26
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Bus from Krakow to Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Book at
eurobusways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Gdańsk to Budapest is 1092 km. It takes approximately 10 h 18 min to drive from Gdańsk to Budapest.

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KLM, Norwegian Air Shuttle, Wizz Air and three other airlines offer flights from Gdansk Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4391+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $41 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 15 zł - 22 zł.

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