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

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Bus via Suwałki  •  13h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Suwałki
  2. Take the bus from Suwałki to Gdańsk

82 zł - 128 zł

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Train  •  13h 18m

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

392 zł - 563 zł

Bus  •  13h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Kaliningrad Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad Bus station to Gdańsk Główny

82 zł - 133 zł

Night bus, train  •  11h 49m

  1. Take the night bus from Vilniaus autobusų stotis to Elbingo autobusų stotis 2006
  2. Take the train from Elblag to Gdansk Glowny Ic / ...

Drive  •  6h 33m

  1. Drive from Vilnius to Gdańsk 511.2 km

210 zł - 310 zł

Fly from Vilnius  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Gdansk (GDN) VNO - GDN

427 zł - 876 zł

Fly from Palanga  •  6h 4m

  1. Fly from Palanga (PLQ) to Gdansk (GDN) PLQ - GDN

373 zł - 1 639 zł

Lithuania → Poland
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International entry into Poland from Lithuania

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Lithuania
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Poland, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Japan, Canada, New Zealand, Thailand, South Korea, Tunisia, Australia, Georgia and Cyprus

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Poland from Lithuania

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Lithuania
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Thailand, South Korea, Tunisia, Australia and Canada
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Poland

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Considerations leaving from Lithuania

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Poland from Lithuania.

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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
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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

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

The social distance requirement in Gdańsk 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.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Lithuania from Poland.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Lithuania to Gdańsk is to bus via Suwałki, which costs $22 - $35 and takes 13h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Lithuania to Gdańsk is to fly which costs $110 - $240 and takes 5h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lithuania to Gdańsk. However, there are services departing from Vinco Kudirkos aikštė and arriving at Gdańsk via Vilnius and Suwałki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 18m.

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The distance between Lithuania and Gdańsk is 345 km. The road distance is 511.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lithuania to Gdańsk without a car is to bus via Suwałki which takes 13h 18m and costs $22 - $35.

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It takes approximately 13h 18m to get from Lithuania to Gdańsk, including transfers.

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Lithuania to Gdańsk bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Vilnius station.

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The best way to get from Lithuania to Gdańsk is to bus via Suwałki which takes 13h 18m and costs $22 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $160 and takes 13h 18m, you could also fly, which costs $110 - $240 and takes 5h 51m.

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

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Lithuania to Gdańsk bus services, operated by PKS Nova, arrive at Gdańsk station.

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Map of how to get from Lithuania to Gdańsk.
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  • Distance: 344.8 km
  • Duration: 13h 18m

What companies run services between Lithuania and Gdańsk, Poland?

You can take a bus from Vilnius to Gdańsk via Stotis, Vilnius, and Suwałki in around 13h 18m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vilnius to Gdańsk via Stotis, Vilnius, Warsaw, and Warszawa Centralna in around 13h 18m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Vilnius to Gdansk via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
310 zł - 1 300 zł
Flights from Vilnius to Gdansk via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
310 zł - 1 300 zł
Flights from Palanga to Gdansk via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310 zł - 1 400 zł
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Gdansk via Billund
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
100 zł - 650 zł
Flights from Vilnius to Gdansk via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
200 zł - 850 zł
Flights from Vilnius to Gdansk via Doncaster/Sheffied
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
190 zł - 850 zł
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Gdansk via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
480 zł - 750 zł
Train operators
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 zł - 220 zł
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
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 Warszawa Centralna to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
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
Train from Elblag to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35 zł - 65 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
35 zł - 50 zł
1st Class
50 zł - 65 zł
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
250 zł - 340 zł
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Polregio
Phone
(+48) 22 439 6052
Email
info@p-r.com.pl
Website
polregio.pl
Train from Elblag to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
11 zł - 17 zł
Website
Polregio
Bus operators
PKS Nova
Phone
703 302 505
Website
pksnova.pl
Bus from Suwałki to Gdańsk
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35 zł - 60 zł
Schedules at
pksnova.pl
Book at
pksnova.pl
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Phone
+7 (4012) 64-36-35
Email
info@avl39.ru
Website
avl39.ru
Bus from Vilnius to Kaliningrad Bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50 zł - 85 zł
Schedules at
avl39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad Bus station to Gdańsk Główny
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30 zł - 45 zł
Schedules at
avl39.ru
Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija
Website
ltsa.lrv.lt
Night bus from Vilniaus autobusų stotis to Elbingo autobusų stotis
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
visimarsrutai.lt

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Gdańsk is 1h behind Lithuania. It is currently 8:52 PM in Lithuania and 7:52 PM in Gdańsk.

Yes, the driving distance between Lithuania to Gdańsk is 511 km. It takes approximately 6h 33m to drive from Lithuania to Gdańsk.

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LOT, Scandinavian Airlines and Wizz Air offer flights from Vilnius Airport to Gdansk Airport.

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There are 1252+ hotels available in Gdańsk. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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The best way to get from Lithuania to Vilnius Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs $28 - $45.

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