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There are 5 ways to get from Gdańsk to Warsaw by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Warszawa Centralna Eip / ...

45 zł - 90 zł

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the rideshare from Gdańsk to Warsaw 419.3 km

44 zł

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Bus  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Gdańsk, Dworzec Autobusowy to Warsaw 1200 / ...

80 zł - 100 zł

Drive  •  3h 39m

  1. Drive from Gdańsk to Warsaw 419.4 km

160 zł - 250 zł

Fly  •  2h 3m

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) GDN - WAW

239 zł - 709 zł

Gdańsk to Warsaw by train

The train journey time between Gdańsk and Warsaw is around 2h 51m and covers a distance of around 325 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 30m. Operated by PKP Intercity, the Gdańsk to Warsaw train service departs from Gdansk Glowny and arrives in Warszawa Centralna. Typically 137 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 51m
Fastest train time:
2h 30m
Trains per week:
137
Cheapest price:
45 zł
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:53
Last train departs at:
20:27

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gdańsk to Warsaw train schedules

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

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

The social distance requirement in Warsaw 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.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Gdańsk to Warsaw is to rideshare which costs 44 zł and takes 4h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Gdańsk to Warsaw is to fly which costs 230 zł - 750 zł and takes 2h 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gdańsk, Dworzec Autobusowy and arriving at Warsaw. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gdansk Glowny and arriving at Warszawa Centralna. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Gdańsk and Warsaw is 283 km. The road distance is 419.4 km.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Warsaw without a car is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs 45 zł - 90 zł.

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The train from Gdansk Glowny to Warszawa Centralna takes 2h 38m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Gdańsk to Warsaw bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Gdańsk, Dworzec Autobusowy station.

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Gdańsk to Warsaw train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Gdansk Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Warsaw is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs 45 zł - 90 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 80 zł - 100 zł and takes 5h 25m, you could also fly, which costs 230 zł - 750 zł and takes 2h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Gdańsk to Warsaw.
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  • Distance: 283.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 38m

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

PKP Intercity operates a train from Gdansk Glowny to Warszawa Centralna hourly. Tickets cost 45 zł - 90 zł and the journey takes 2h 38m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Gdańsk, Dworzec Autobusowy to Warsaw twice daily. Tickets cost 80 zł - 100 zł and the journey takes 5h 25m.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Gdansk to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140 zł - 1 000 zł
Train operators
PKP Intercity

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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45 zł - 90 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
45 zł - 60 zł
1st Class
65 zł - 90 zł
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gdańsk, Dworzec Autobusowy to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
80 zł - 100 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Gdańsk to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
44 zł
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Gdansk Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Gdańsk to Warsaw bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Warsaw station.

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Gdańsk to Warsaw train services, operated by PKP Intercity, arrive at Warszawa Centralna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gdańsk to Warsaw is 419 km. It takes approximately 3h 39m to drive from Gdańsk to Warsaw.

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LOT offers flights from Gdansk Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport.

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Book your Gdańsk to Warsaw bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 444+ hotels available in Warsaw. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Gdansk Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs 50 zł - 65 zł.

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