There are 7 ways to get from Łódź to Poznań by bus, train, rideshare, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Łódź, Lodz to Poznań P3 / ...

$11 - $19

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Rideshare  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lodz to Poznan 126.1 miles

$9

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Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Lodz Chojny to Poznan Gl. Ic

$9 - $13

Train via Szarych Szeregów(Pabianice)  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Pabianice to Poznan Gl. R / ...

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Łódź to Poznań 128.9 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Łódź to Poznań 128.9 miles

$22 - $35

Train, fly  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Lodz Fabryczna to Warszawa Zachodnia
  2. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Poznan (POZ) WAW - POZ

$27 - $101

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Łódź, Lodz and arriving at Poznań. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lodz Chojny and arriving at Poznan Gl.. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Łódź and Poznań is 188 km. The road distance is 206.2 km.

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The best way to get from Łódź to Poznań without a car is to bus which takes 3 h and costs .

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The bus from Łódź, Lodz to Poznań takes 3 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Łódź to Poznań bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Łódź, Lodz station.

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Łódź to Poznań train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Lodz Chojny station.

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The best way to get from Łódź to Poznań is to bus which takes 3 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Airport to Poznan Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Łódź to Poznań bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Poznań station.

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Map of how to get from Łódź to Poznań.
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  • Distance: 117.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Łódź, Poland and Poznań, Poland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Łódź to Poznań 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h. PKS Gryfice also services this route once a week. Alternatively, Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Łódź to Poznań every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 3 h 1 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Poznan
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $110
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 Lodz Chojny to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Pabianice to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Lodz Fabryczna to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $13
Bus operators
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 Łódź, Lodz to Poznań
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
PKS Gryfice
Phone
914 698 311
Website
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Łódź Kaliska to Poznań
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lodz to Poznan
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Łódź to Poznań
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Licencjonowane Taxi Łódź
Phone
+48 602 783 376
Website
taxi.lodz.pl
Radio Taxi Merc
Phone
+48 65 05050
Website
taxi-merc.com.pl

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Łódź to Poznań train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Poznan Gl. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Łódź to Poznań is 206 km. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Łódź to Poznań.

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LOT offers flights from Warsaw Airport to Poznan Airport.

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Book your Łódź to Poznań bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 717+ hotels available in Poznań. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Łódź and Poznań. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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