There are 6 ways to get from Hamburg to Gdańsk by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Gdansk (GDN) HAM - GDN

$47 - $270

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Bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg ZOB to Gdańsk Główny

$35 - $65

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Train  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  2. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Poznan Gl. D
  3. Take the train from Poznan Gl. to Gdansk Glowny Ic

$103 - $162

Bus, train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg ZOB to Szczecin
  2. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Gdansk Glowny Regional

$50 - $70

Train, bus  •  17 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Reinfeld Re8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lübeck to Gdansk 1151402

$49 - $107

Drive  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Gdańsk 528.7 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Gdańsk is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Gdańsk is to fly which costs 35€ - 230€ and takes 4 h 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg ZOB and arriving at Gdańsk Główny. Services depart once daily, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hamburg to Gdańsk. However, there are services departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Gdansk Glowny via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Ostbahnhof and Poznan Gl.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 33 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Gdańsk is 571 km. The road distance is 845.9 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Gdańsk without a car is to train which takes 9 h 33 min and costs 85€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Hamburg to Gdańsk, including transfers.

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Hamburg to Gdańsk bus services, operated by EST Sp. z o.o., depart from Hamburg ZOB station.

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Hamburg to Gdańsk train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Hamburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Gdańsk is to fly which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 35€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 85€ - 140€ and takes 9 h 33 min, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Gdansk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Hamburg to Gdańsk bus services, operated by EST Sp. z o.o., arrive at Gdańsk Główny station.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Gdańsk.
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  • Distance: 356.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Gdańsk, Poland?

Wizz Air, Scandinavian Airlines and LOT fly from Hamburg to Gdańsk twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hamburg to Gdańsk via Berlin Hbf (tief), S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, S Ostbahnhof, Berlin Ostbahnhof, and Poznan Gl. in around 9 h 33 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Gdansk via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Hamburg to Gdansk via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
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 Poznan Gl. to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Szczecin Glowny to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $24
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Reinfeld
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
EST Sp. z o.o.
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Hamburg ZOB to Gdańsk Główny
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Hamburg ZOB to Szczecin
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl
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