There are 8 ways to get from Kiel to Poland by train, plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, fly to Warsaw  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Warsaw (WAW) HAM - WAW

$89 - $245

Cheapest option

Bus EST Sp. z o.o.  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel to Hamburg 050 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg ZOB Hauptbahnhof to Warszawa

$57 - $87

6 alternative options

Train, fly to Katowice  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Katowice (KTW) HAM - KTW

$88 - $393

Train, fly to Gdansk  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Gdansk (GDN) HAM - GDN

$72 - $310

Train via Berlin Hbf  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec

$123 - $187

Train Polish Railways (PKP)  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Lübeck Hbf to Szczecin Glowny Re
  3. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Warszawa Centralna Ic / ...

$91 - $139

Bus Polski Bus  •  22 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiel to Szczecin 1151402
  2. Take the bus from Szczecin to Warszawa U1

$57 - $128

Drive  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Kiel to Warsaw 574.9 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Kiel, Germany and Poland?

You can take a train from Kiel to Warsaw via Hamburg Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Berlin Hbf in around 10 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kiel to Warsaw via Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB Hauptbahnhof, Warszawa, and Dw. Zachodni 01 in around 16 h 34 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Hamburg to Gdansk via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Hamburg to Gdansk via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $130
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
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$24
Standard
$23 - $40
First
$35 - $65
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Szczecin Glowny
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
hvv.de
Second Class
$24
Standard
$23 - $40
First
$35 - $65
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Szczecin Glowny to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kiel to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EST Sp. z o.o.
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Hamburg ZOB Hauptbahnhof to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kiel to Poland?

The distance between Kiel and Poland is 641 km. The road distance is 920 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kiel to Poland?

The cheapest way to get from Kiel to Poland is to bus which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 16 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kiel to Poland?

The quickest way to get from Kiel to Poland is to train and fly which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 70€ - 320€.

Is there a direct train between Kiel and Poland?

No, there is no direct train from Kiel to Poland. However, there are services departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Warszawa Centralna via Hamburg Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 42 min.

Is there a direct bus between Kiel and Poland?

No, there is no direct bus from Kiel to Poland. However, there are services departing from Kiel and arriving at Centrum 05 via Hamburg ZOB Hauptbahnhof and Dw. Zachodni 01. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 34 min.

How long does it take to get from Kiel to Poland?

It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Kiel to Poland, including transfers.