There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Katowice by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Katowice every 3 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $27 and the journey takes 4 h 24 min. Alternatively, Polski Bus operates a bus from Vienna to Katowice 4 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $30 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vienna to Krakow
Avg. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Warsaw
Avg. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Munich
Avg. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Krakow
Avg. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Katowice
Avg. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Avg. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Avg. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Vienna - Erdberg to Katowice
Avg. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
Leo Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
le.cz
Bus from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Avg. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
le.cz
Bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
le.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Krakov, letiště to Katovice, dw. PKS ul. Piotra Skargi
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vienna to Katowice
Avg. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Vienna to Katowice?

The distance between Vienna and Katowice is 299 km. The road distance is 379 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Vienna to Katowice?

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Katowice is to rideshare which costs 17€ and takes 4 h 59 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Vienna to Katowice?

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Katowice is to drive which takes 4 h 1 min and costs 45€.

Is there a direct train between Vienna and Katowice?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Katowice. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

Is there a direct bus between Vienna and Katowice?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna and arriving at Katowice. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Vienna to Katowice?

The train from Wien Hbf to Katowice takes 4 h 24 min including transfers and departs every three hours.