There are 4 ways to get from Vienna to Gdańsk by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Gdansk (GDN) VIE - GDN

$102 - $209

Cheapest option

Train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Gdansk Glowny Ec

$30 - $50

2 alternative options

Bus  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna to Katowice, Katowice bus station P22 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Katowice, Katowice bus station to Gdańsk, Gdansk P12 / ...

$40 - $91

Drive  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Gdańsk 559.4 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Gdańsk is to train which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 10 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Gdańsk is to fly which costs 85€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Gdańsk. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna and arriving at Gdańsk, Gdansk via Katowice, Katowice bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Gdansk Glowny. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 10 h 2 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Gdańsk is 701 km. The road distance is 895 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Gdańsk without a car is to train which takes 10 h 2 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Vienna to Gdańsk, including transfers.

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Vienna to Gdańsk bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna, Vienna station.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Gdańsk.
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  • Distance: 438.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Gdańsk, Poland?

Wizz Air, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines fly from Vienna to Gdańsk 3 times a day. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Gdańsk once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 10 h 2 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Gdansk via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $370
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Katowice, Katowice bus station to Gdańsk, Gdansk
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi to Gdańsk Dworzec PKS
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$18 - $24

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