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There are 8 ways to get from Zürich to Gdańsk by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Gdansk  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Gdansk (GDN) ZRH - GDN

$95 - $345

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Fly to Bydgoszcz, train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Bydgoszcz (BZG) ZRH - BZG
  2. Take the train from Bydgoszcz Glowna to Gdansk Glowny

$73 - $279

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Fly to Warsaw Chopin, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) ZRH - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Gdansk Glowny

$92 - $260

Train  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Hannover Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Gdansk Glowny Ec

$261 - $395

Bus  •  22 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Torun
  2. Take the bus from Torun Dworzec Miasto Plac 18 Stycznia to Gdańsk Dworzec PKS Leo Express / ...

$91 - $130

Train, bus  •  25 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil to St. Gallen 1-Y / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sankt Gallen to Tczew

Night train, train  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Berlin Ostbahnhof Nj
  2. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Gdansk Glowny Ec

$237 - $359

Drive  •  13 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Gdańsk 862.5 miles

$180 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Gdańsk is to bus which costs SFr 90 - SFr 130 and takes 22 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Gdańsk is to fly which costs SFr 90 - SFr 350 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Gdańsk. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Gdansk Glowny via Hannover Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 56 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Gdańsk is 1049 km. The road distance is 1380 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Gdańsk without a car is to train which takes 14 h 56 min and costs SFr 260 - SFr 400.

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It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Zürich to Gdańsk, including transfers.

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Zürich to Gdańsk train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich HB station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Gdańsk is to fly which takes 7 h 5 min and costs SFr 90 - SFr 350. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 260 - SFr 400 and takes 14 h 56 min, you could also bus, which costs SFr 90 - SFr 130 and takes 22 h 57 min.

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There is no direct flight from Zurich Airport to Gdansk Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Zürich to Gdańsk train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Gdansk Glowny station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Gdańsk.
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  • Distance: 655.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 5 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Gdańsk, Poland?

Lufthansa, LOT and eight other airlines fly from Zürich to Gdańsk hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Gdańsk via Hannover Hbf and Berlin Hbf in around 14 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Gdansk via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Gdansk via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Gdansk via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Bydgoszcz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Bydgoszcz via Hamburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Bydgoszcz via Berlin Tegel, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Bydgoszcz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Warsaw Chopin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Zurich to Gdansk via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Gdansk via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Warsaw Chopin via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Gdansk via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Flights from Zurich to Warsaw Chopin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Warsaw Chopin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Zurich to Gdansk via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$2,400 - $17,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Zurich to Bydgoszcz via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Warsaw Chopin via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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 Bydgoszcz Glowna to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
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2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $21
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Zürich HB to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $310
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Hannover Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Gdansk Glowny
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from Rapperswil to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Torun
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Torun Dworzec Miasto Plac 18 Stycznia to Gdańsk Dworzec PKS
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $10
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 Toruń, Toruń Miasto to Gdańsk, Gdansk
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Gdańsk is 1380 km. It takes approximately 13 h 2 min to drive from Zürich to Gdańsk.

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Finnair, LOT, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Gdansk Airport.

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There are 3696+ hotels available in Gdańsk. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 13 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 20.

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