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Flying to Gdansk, Poland has never been easier with simple, direct routes from Liverpool John Lennon Airport. If you need to visit Gdansk via the North West, you can trust airline carrier Wizz Air to get you there in just over two hours. Book your Liverpool to Gdansk flights today to see everything this wonderful Polish city has to offer for yourself.

Why you should go to Gdansk

There are countless reasons why you should visit Gdansk. Nestled on the Baltic Coast and at the mouth of the Motlawa River, Gdansk is a famous port city that has something to offer every type of traveller. With buildings and settlements dating back centuries, it’s no wonder that tourists are looking to experience this historical destination for themselves.

Whether it’s the classic, cobbled streets or fascinating museums you’re drawn to, Gdansk is definitely a place to be explored. Many popular attractions can be found along the Royal Road, which is surrounded by elegant buildings that just ooze romanticism. You should also make sure you check out one of Gdansk’s most beautiful buildings, the Golden House, an ornate piece of architecture built in 1609.

History buffs should take a stroll around the Gdansk History Museum and art lovers are also very well served, with the Gdansk Shakespearean theatre offering a wide variety of plays.

Why not take a boat cruise up the river too? This gives you the opportunity to see the nautical wonders that make this old and energetic city great.

When you should go to Gdansk

If you’re thinking of booking flights to Gdansk from Liverpool and you want to experience the best weather, plan your trip between May and September. During these months, you can expect plenty of blue skies and sunshine, with average temperatures reaching 25ºC in July. If you’d prefer to experience this Polish city in the winter, make sure you wrap up warm. Temperatures can be as low as 3ºC in January.

Where to stay in Gdansk

There is no shortage of places to stay in Gdansk. Its Old Town has plenty of accommodation choices right in the heart of the city, making it the best area to stay if you’re visiting for the first time and want to be in the thick of it all. Staying in a central location also gives you the option to visit popular nearby towns such as Malbork and Sopot.

If you like to indulge in a little retail therapy, Wrzeszcz is considered to be more of a shopping destination than the city centre itself. Meanwhile, Wyspa Spichrzów is a great place for families to stay. The area boasts family-friendly accommodation, and its close proximity to the Old Town means you’re just a short walk away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre.

Whatever you are looking for, you can browse to find your ideal accommodation.

What to see and do in Gdansk

To get the most out of this eclectic city, make sure you do your research before you visit Gdansk. There are plenty of things to see and do during your trip, including these popular attractions:

  • Oliwa Cathedral
    Having been destroyed and rebuilt on a number of occasions, the Oliwa Cathedral is still standing today. Walk around this decades-old masterpiece and sample a slice of Polish history.
  • Stogi Beach
    Experience a city break with a twist when you visit Stogi Beach. This beautiful stretch of sand is located just a short distance from the centre of Gdansk, and having been awarded Blue Flag status, it’s a great way to experience the Polish coast.
  • St. Dominic’s Fair
    Stop by St. Dominic’s Fair for some retail therapy in July, taking in the sights and sounds of this famous market. As a festival of culture, you can pick up some unique goods, and you might even catch a street theatre performance.

How long does it take to fly to Gdansk?

Flights from Liverpool to Gdansk take 2 hours and 15 minutes. You can fly directly from Liverpool John Lennon Airport to Gdansk Lech Walesa Airport (GDN) with Wizz Air. The time zone is GMT + 1.

Once you have booked your flights to Gdansk, Poland, you might want to find out more about Liverpool John Lennon Airport. At our terminal, you’ll discover a broad selection of shops and restaurants, as well as our luxury Aspire Premium lounge. To skip the queues, why not book a Fast Track security pass? We also offer secure on-site car parking.

If you are planning to book a Wizz Air flight from Gdansk to Liverpool, you may find it useful to check out our Transport page for the latest traffic updates and local public transport information for help planning your onward journey. You can also use our Car Rental booking facilities.

What currency do they use in Gdansk?

The currency used in Gdansk is the Polish złoty (zł).

Time Zone Currency Flight Time Carriers Airport Code
GMT + 1 EUR 2hr 15 Wizz Air GDN