There are 12 ways to get from Kiev to Katowice by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Kyiv Zhuliany to Katowice  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) to Katowice (KTW) IEV - KTW

$63 - $158

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Train, bus  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Svyatoshino to Przemysl Gl. Ic
  2. Take the train from Przemysl Gl. to Krakow Glowny Ic
  3. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice, Katowice bus station P12 / ...

$19 - $35

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Fly Boryspil to Krakow, bus  •  6 h 26 min

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

$117 - $399

Fly Kyiv Zhuliany to Krakow, bus  •  7 h 31 min

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

$124 - $266

Fly Boryspil to Katowice  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Boryspil (KBP) to Katowice (KTW) KBP - KTW

$141 - $211

Fly Kyiv Zhuliany to Warsaw, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) to Warsaw (WAW) IEV - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Katowice

$76 - $191

Fly Kyiv Zhuliany to Wroclaw, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) to Wroclaw (WRO) IEV - WRO
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Katowice

$67 - $301

Fly Boryspil to Warsaw, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Boryspil (KBP) to Warsaw (WAW) KBP - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Katowice

$64 - $164

Train  •  18 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Lvov Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Lvov to Katowice Lvov

$34 - $55

Bus Agat  •  18 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyiv to Katowice 3

$45 - $55

Bus Mądeltrans Eurolines  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Kiev to Katowice Ua2

$40 - $80

Drive  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Kiev to Katowice 587.5 miles

$100 - $150

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kiev and arriving at Katowice. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kiev to Katowice. However, there are services departing from Kiev Pass and arriving at Katowice via Lvov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 24 min.

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The distance between Kiev and Katowice is 815 km. The road distance is 939.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kiev to Katowice without a car is to train and bus which takes 13 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Kiev to Katowice, including transfers.

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Kiev to Katowice bus services, operated by Mądeltrans Eurolines, depart from Kiev station.

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Kiev to Katowice train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), depart from Kiev Pass station.

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The best way to get from Kiev to Katowice is to fly which takes 5 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 18 h 24 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Kyiv Zhuliany Airport to Katowice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Kiev to Katowice bus services, operated by Mądeltrans Eurolines, arrive at Katowice station.

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Map of how to get from Kiev to Katowice.
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  • Distance: 509.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

What companies run services between Kiev, Ukraine and Katowice, Poland?

Wizz Air and LOT fly from Kiev to Katowice once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kiev to Katowice via Lvov in around 18 h 24 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Flights from Boryspil to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Krakow via Tallinn, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Krakow via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Boryspil to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Wroclaw via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Boryspil to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Boryspil to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Flights from Boryspil to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Boryspil to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $390
Flights from Boryspil to Katowice via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Boryspil to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Krakow via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Kyiv Zhuliany to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
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 Zachodnia to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$13 - $20
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Przemysl Gl. to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Svyatoshino to Przemysl Gl.
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kiev Pass to Lvov
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$4 - $6
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$17 - $24
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Katowice
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
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
Bus from Kraków dw. aut. to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
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 Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
PKS Zielona Gora
Phone
+48 703 40 23 57
Email
pks@pks.zgora.pl
Website
pks.zgora.pl
Bus from Kraków MDA to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
Agat
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Kyiv to Katowice
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
agat.eu
Günsel Group
Phone
0 800 30 30 10
Website
gunsel.ua
Bus from Kiev Central Bus Station to Katowice
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
gunsel.ua
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Kiev to Katowice
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
madeltrans.pl
Trans Tempo
Phone
+420 774 171 442
Email
transtempo@seznam.cz
Website
transtempo.cz
Bus from Kiev to Katowice
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Schedules at
transtempo.cz
Visitor Travel
Phone
+48 695 114 112
Email
rezerwacje@visitor.com.pl
Website
visitor.com.pl
Bus from Kyiv to Katowice
Ave. Duration
22 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
visitor.com.pl
Lviv Inturtrans
Website
lviv-inturtrans.com
Bus from Kiev to Katowice
Ave. Duration
19 h 29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
lviv-inturtrans.com
Book at
lvivinturtrans.com

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Katowice is 1 h behind Kiev. It is currently 8:58 AM in Kiev and 7:58 AM in Katowice.

Kiev to Katowice train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Katowice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kiev to Katowice is 940 km. It takes approximately 10 h 44 min to drive from Kiev to Katowice.

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Wizz Air and LOT offer flights from Kyiv Zhuliany Airport to Katowice Airport.

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There are 538+ hotels available in Katowice. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kiev to Kyiv Zhuliany Airport is to line 368 Minibus which takes 16 min and costs .

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