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

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Fly  •  4h

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

184 zł - 864 zł

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Bus  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Gdańsk, Gdansk N1395

190 zł - 240 zł

Night train, train  •  12h 43m

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Katowice En
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Gdansk Glowny Eip / ...

340 zł - 488 zł

Drive  •  8h 49m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Gdańsk 896.6 km

410 zł - 600 zł

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Gdańsk is to bus which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 13h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Gdańsk is to fly which costs 40€ - 200€ and takes 4h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Gdańsk, Gdansk. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Gdańsk. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Gdansk Glowny via Katowice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 43m.

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The distance between Vienna and Gdańsk is 701 km. The road distance is 896.6 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Gdańsk without a car is to bus which takes 13h 55m and costs 40€ - 55€.

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

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

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Vienna to Gdańsk train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Gdańsk is to fly which takes 4h and costs 40€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 13h 55m.

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  • Distance: 701.1 km
  • Duration: 4h

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

Wizz Air, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines fly from Vienna to Gdańsk 5 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Gdańsk, Gdansk once daily. Tickets cost 190 zł - 240 zł and the journey takes 13h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Gdansk via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 zł - 2 300 zł
Flights from Vienna to Gdansk via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 zł - 2 300 zł
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
80 zł - 440 zł
Train operators
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
Night train from Wien Hbf to Katowice
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
280 zł - 370 zł
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
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 Katowice to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60 zł - 120 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
60 zł - 75 zł
1st Class
90 zł - 120 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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Gdańsk, Gdansk
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
190 zł - 240 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Gdansk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Vienna to Gdańsk bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Gdańsk, Gdansk station.

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Vienna to Gdańsk train services, operated by PKP Intercity, arrive at Gdansk Glowny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Gdańsk is 897 km. It takes approximately 8h 49m to drive from Vienna to Gdańsk.

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Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Vienna Airport to Gdansk Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Gdańsk bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 4986+ hotels available in Gdańsk. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to line 9011 train which takes 16 min and costs 12€.

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