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There are 14 ways to get from London to Olsztyn by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly London Stansted to Warsaw Modlin, train  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Warsaw Modlin (WMI) STN - WMI
  2. Take the train from Modlin to Olsztyn Glowny

$63 - $170

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Fly London Stansted to Bydgoszcz, train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bydgoszcz (BZG) STN - BZG
  2. Take the train from Bydgoszcz Lesna to Torun Glowny
  3. Take the train from Torun Glowny to Olsztyn Glowny

$54 - $193

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Train to London Luton, fly to Gdansk, train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Gdansk (GDN) LTN - GDN
  3. Take the train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Ilawa Glowna
  4. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny

$58 - $313

Fly London Stansted to Gdansk, train  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Gdansk (GDN) STN - GDN
  2. Take the train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Ilawa Glowna
  3. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny

$58 - $228

Fly London Heathrow to Warsaw, train  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Warsaw (WAW) LHR - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Ilawa Glowna
  3. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny

$111 - $263

Fly London City to Warsaw, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Warsaw (WAW) LCY - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Ilawa Glowna
  3. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny

$128 - $441

Train to London Luton, fly to Warsaw, train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Warsaw (WAW) LTN - WAW
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Ilawa Glowna
  4. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny

$63 - $206

Train to London Luton, fly to Poznan, train  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Poznan (POZ) LTN - POZ
  3. Take the train from Poznan Gl. to Olsztyn Glowny

$54 - $166

Train  •  18 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Poznan Gl. Ec
  5. Take the train from Poznan Gl. to Olsztyn Glowny

$252 - $484

Bus EST Sp. z o.o.  •  32 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Essen 080
  2. Take the bus from Essen to Olsztyn

$88 - $133

Bus Autokar Polska  •  34 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to PułtusK
  2. Take the bus from Pułtusk to Olsztyn

$78 - $107

Train, night train  •  27 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the night train from Paris Est to Warszawa Wschodnia D
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Olsztyn Glowny Ic

$297 - $560

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16 h 57 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Olsztyn

$385 - $482

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 17 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Olsztyn

$241 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Olsztyn is to fly and train which costs £40 - £150 and takes 9 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Olsztyn is to fly and train which costs £40 - £180 and takes 8 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Olsztyn. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Olsztyn via Essen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Olsztyn. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Olsztyn Glowny via Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf, Berlin Hbf and Poznan Gl.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 21 min.

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The distance between London and Olsztyn is 881 miles.

The best way to get from London to Olsztyn without a car is to train which takes 18 h 21 min and costs £190 - £380.

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It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from London to Olsztyn, including transfers.

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London to Olsztyn bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from London station.

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London to Olsztyn train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Olsztyn is to train which takes 18 h 21 min and costs £190 - £380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £65 - £110 and takes 32 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from London to Olsztyn.
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  • Distance: 880.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 35 min

What companies run services between London, England and Olsztyn, Poland?

You can take a train from London to Olsztyn via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), Berlin Hbf, and Poznan Gl. in around 18 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Olsztyn via Essen in around 32 h 5 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Warsaw Modlin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Warsaw Modlin via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $300
Flights from London Stansted to Gdansk via Stockholm Skavsta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$24 - $300
Flights from London Stansted to Bydgoszcz
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $240
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Flights from London Luton to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from London Luton to Poznan
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Warsaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Warsaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from London City to Warsaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from London City to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Warsaw via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from London City to Warsaw via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Warsaw via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Warsaw via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Warsaw via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Warsaw via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Warsaw via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
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 Modlin to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
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2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $17
Train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $16
Train from Bydgoszcz Lesna to Torun Glowny
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
Train from Torun Glowny to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Poznan Gl. to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $19
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
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 Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Paris Est to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
20 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $310
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Essen
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EST Sp. z o.o.
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Essen to Olsztyn
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to PułtusK
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
PKS Polonus
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Warsaw Modlin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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London to Olsztyn bus services, operated by EST Sp. z o.o., arrive at Olsztyn station.

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Olsztyn is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 7:30 PM in London and 8:30 PM in Olsztyn.

London to Olsztyn train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Olsztyn Glowny station.

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Ryanair offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Warsaw Modlin Airport.

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There are 298+ hotels available in Olsztyn. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Stansted Airport is to train which takes 45 min and costs £19.

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