There are 4 ways to get from Olomouc to Katowice by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. to Katowice, Katowice bus station N899 / ...

$7 - $17

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Train via Bohumin  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Olomouc hl.n. to Bohumin Le / ...
  2. Take the train from Bohumin to Katowice Os / ...

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Olomouc hl.n. to Katowice Ec / ...

$8 - $12

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Olomouc to Katowice 111.9 miles

$20 - $29

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. and arriving at Katowice, Katowice bus station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Olomouc hl.n. and arriving at Katowice. Services depart three times a day, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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The distance between Olomouc and Katowice is 147 km. The road distance is 179 km.

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The best way to get from Olomouc to Katowice without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 35 min and costs .

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The bus from Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. to Katowice, Katowice bus station takes 2 h 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Olomouc to Katowice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. station.

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Olomouc to Katowice train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Olomouc hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Olomouc to Katowice is to bus which takes 2 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h.

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Olomouc to Katowice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Katowice, Katowice bus station.

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Olomouc to Katowice train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Katowice station.

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Map of how to get from Olomouc to Katowice.
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  • Distance: 91.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

What companies run services between Olomouc, Czech Republic and Katowice, Poland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Olomouc to Katowice 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Olomouc to Katowice 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h. Leo Express s.r.o. also services this route twice a week.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Olomouc hl.n. to Katowice
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
cd.cz
Train from Olomouc hl.n. to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
cd.cz
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Olomouc to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Business
$11 - $13
Premium
$18 - $23
Train from Olomouc hl. n. to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $9
Premium
$12 - $16
Train from Bohumín to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$1 - $2
Business
$3 - $4
Premium
$5 - $7
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Olomouc, Olomouc Main Station to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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 Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Agat
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Olomouc to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
agat.eu
Trans Tempo
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Olomouc hl. n. to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $10

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Yes, the driving distance between Olomouc to Katowice is 179 km. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from Olomouc to Katowice.

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