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There are 5 ways to get from Pankow to Bydgoszcz by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Bydgoszcz Glowna Ec

180 zł - 250 zł

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Südkreuz train station to Bydgoszcz, Dworzec Autobusowy 1381

108 zł - 134 zł

3 alternative options

Train via Szczecin  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the train from S+U Gesundbrunnen Bhf to Szczecin, Glowny Re66
  2. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Bydgoszcz Glowna Tlk

142 zł - 214 zł

Drive  •  3h 58m

  1. Drive from Pankow to Bydgoszcz 418.1 km

200 zł - 300 zł

Fly  •  7h 2m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Bydgoszcz (BZG) BER - BZG

267 zł - 1 112 zł

Pankow to Bydgoszcz by trains

The train journey time between Pankow and Bydgoszcz is around 4h 39m and covers a distance of around 417 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 35m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, the Pankow to Bydgoszcz train service departs from Berlin Gesundbrunnen and arrives in Bydgoszcz Glowna. Typically two trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 39m
Fastest train time:
4h 35m
Trains per week:
2
Cheapest price:
180 zł
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
12:23
Last train departs at:
12:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pankow to Bydgoszcz train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Poland from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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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, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Georgia, Japan, Kuwait, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, United Kingdom and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Poland from Germany

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • 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
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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 Australia, Canada, Georgia, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Malta, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and Tunisia
  • 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
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Rules to follow in Poland

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Poland from Germany.

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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 Bydgoszcz is 800 190 590.

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

The social distance requirement in Bydgoszcz 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.

Yes, entry into Germany from Poland is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 6 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pankow to Bydgoszcz is to bus which costs 23€ - 30€ and takes 7h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Pankow to Bydgoszcz is to drive which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 3h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pankow to Bydgoszcz. However, there are services departing from U Seestr. and arriving at Bydgoszcz, Dworzec Autobusowy via Berlin Südkreuz train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 37m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Gesundbrunnen and arriving at Bydgoszcz Glowna. Services depart once a week, and operate Monday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4h 34m.

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The distance between Pankow and Bydgoszcz is 315 km. The road distance is 418.1 km.

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The best way to get from Pankow to Bydgoszcz without a car is to train which takes 4h 34m and costs 40€ - 55€.

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The train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Bydgoszcz Glowna takes 4h 34m including transfers and departs once a week.

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Pankow to Bydgoszcz bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin Südkreuz train station.

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Pankow to Bydgoszcz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Berlin Gesundbrunnen station.

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The best way to get from Pankow to Bydgoszcz is to train which takes 4h 34m and costs 40€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 30€ and takes 7h 37m, you could also fly, which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 7h 2m.

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Map of how to get from Pankow to Bydgoszcz.
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  • Distance: 315.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 34m

What companies run services between Pankow, Germany and Bydgoszcz, Poland?

Deutsche Bahn Eurocity operates a train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Bydgoszcz Glowna once a week. Tickets cost 180 zł - 250 zł and the journey takes 4h 34m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin Südkreuz train station to Bydgoszcz, Dworzec Autobusowy 4 times a week. Tickets cost 95 zł - 120 zł and the journey takes 5h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bydgoszcz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460 zł - 2 200 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bydgoszcz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
480 zł - 2 300 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bydgoszcz via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 zł - 2 400 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bydgoszcz via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
490 zł - 2 300 zł
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Bydgoszcz via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240 zł - 900 zł
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Bydgoszcz Glowna
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
180 zł - 250 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from S+U Gesundbrunnen Bhf to Szczecin, Glowny
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
95 zł - 140 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Szczecin Glowny to Bydgoszcz Glowna
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45 zł - 80 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
45 zł - 60 zł
1st Class
60 zł - 80 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 Berlin Südkreuz train station to Bydgoszcz, Dworzec Autobusowy
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
95 zł - 120 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Bydgoszcz Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Pankow to Bydgoszcz bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bydgoszcz, Dworzec Autobusowy station.

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Pankow to Bydgoszcz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Bydgoszcz Glowna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pankow to Bydgoszcz is 418 km. It takes approximately 3h 58m to drive from Pankow to Bydgoszcz.

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Austrian Airlines, Swiss, LOT and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Bydgoszcz Airport.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Bydgoszcz. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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The best way to get from Pankow to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs 6€ - 50€.

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