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

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Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Katowice Ec / ...

$16 - $25

6 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna to Katowice, Katowice bus station P5 / ...

$18 - $40

Night bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the night bus from Wien Flughafen Schwechat to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi Leo Express

$27 - $32

Rideshare  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Vienna to Katowice 236.1 miles

$18 - $20

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Katowice 237.1 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Krakow, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Krakow (KRK) VIE - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi

$105 - $329

Fly to Katowice  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Katowice (KTW) VIE - KTW

$76 - $271

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Katowice is to rideshare which costs 15€ - 17€ and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Katowice is to drive which takes 4 h 1 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

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

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The train from Wien Hbf to Katowice takes 4 h 27 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Katowice. Services depart five times a day, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Katowice 5 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna to Katowice 4 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $40 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
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Krakow, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Dortmund
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Vienna to Katowice via Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Katowice
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
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
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Agat
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Vienna to Katowice
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
agat.eu
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Vienna - Erdberg to Katowice
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Night bus from Wien Flughafen Schwechat to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$14 - $19
Bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
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
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vienna to Katowice
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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