There are 7 ways to get from Warsaw to Kaliningrad by train, car, bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, drive  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Ilawa Glowna Eic / ...
  2. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Zachodni Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Olsztyn Zachodni to Grodzie R
  4. Drive from Grodzie to Kaliningrad

$24 - $38

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Train, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Olsztyn Glowny Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Olsztyn to Kaliningrad 133704

$16 - $23

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Train, bus via Ilawa Glowna  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Ilawa Glowna Eic / ...
  2. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus from Olsztyn to Kaliningrad

$19 - $29

Bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa dw. Zachodni to Kaliningrad Warsaw - Kaliningrad / ...

$16 - $22

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Kaliningrad 232.8 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Kaliningrad  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Kaliningrad (KGD) WAW - KGD

$62 - $267

Fly to Gdansk, train, bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Gdansk (GDN) WAW - GDN
  2. Take the train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Elblag
  3. Take the bus from Elbląg to Kaliningrad

$21 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Kaliningrad is to train and bus which costs 55 zł - 85 zł and takes 7 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Kaliningrad is to fly which costs 220 zł - 1 000 zł and takes 4 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Kaliningrad. However, there are services departing from Centrum 06 and arriving at Kaliningrad via Warszawa dw. Zachodni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Kaliningrad is 277 km. The road distance is 372.5 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Kaliningrad without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 2 min and costs 55 zł - 85 zł.

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It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Warsaw to Kaliningrad, including transfers.

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Warsaw to Kaliningrad bus services, operated by Kaliningrad Avtovokzal, depart from Warszawa dw. Zachodni station.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Kaliningrad is to bus which takes 10 h 55 min and costs 55 zł - 85 zł. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 220 zł - 1 000 zł and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Airport to Kaliningrad Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Warsaw to Kaliningrad bus services, operated by Kaliningrad Avtovokzal, arrive at Kaliningrad station.

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Map of how to get from Warsaw to Kaliningrad.
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  • Distance: 173.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 40 min

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Kaliningrad, Russia?

Kaliningrad Avtovokzal operates a bus from Warsaw to Kaliningrad once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 9 h 45 min. Alternatively, LOT flies from Warsaw to Kaliningrad 6 times a week.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Warsaw to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $120
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 Warszawa Centralna to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Zachodni
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Olsztyn Zachodni to Grodzie
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $20
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 Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Elblag
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Olsztyn to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Elbląg to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Warszawa dw. Zachodni to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Elbląg to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru

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