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There are 5 ways to get from Poprad to Katowice by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Poprad-Tatry to Bohumin Le / ...
  2. Take the train from Bohumin to Katowice Os / ...

$11 - $34

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Train via Ostrava hl.n.  •  6h

  1. Take the train from Poprad-Tatry to Ostrava hl.n. Le / ...
  2. Take the train from Ostrava hl.n. to Katowice Eic / ...

$11 - $35

Bus  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Poprad to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station 915
  2. Take the bus from Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station to Kraków, Kraków MDA
  3. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice, Katowice bus station P12

$17 - $43

Night train, train  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the night train from Poprad-Tatry to Bohumin En
  2. Take the train from Bohumin to Katowice Os / ...

$16 - $23

Drive  •  2h 55m

  1. Drive from Poprad to Katowice 139.2 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Poprad to Katowice is to night train and train which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 6h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Poprad to Katowice is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poprad to Katowice station. However, there are services departing from Poprad and arriving at Katowice, Katowice bus station via Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station and Kraków, Kraków MDA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Poprad to Katowice. However, there are services departing from Poprad-Tatry and arriving at Katowice via Bohumin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 58m.

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The distance between Poprad and Katowice is 161 km. The road distance is 222.7 km.

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The best way to get from Poprad to Katowice without a car is to train which takes 5h 58m and costs 9€ - 30€.

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It takes approximately 5h 58m to get from Poprad to Katowice, including transfers.

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

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Poprad to Katowice train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Poprad-Tatry station.

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The best way to get from Poprad to Katowice is to train which takes 5h 58m and costs 9€ - 30€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 40€ and takes 7h 4m.

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Map of how to get from Poprad to Katowice.
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  • Distance: 100.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 58m

What companies run services between Poprad, Slovakia and Katowice, Poland?

You can take a train from Poprad to Katowice via Bohumin in around 5h 58m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poprad to Katowice via Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station and Kraków, Kraków MDA in around 7h 4m.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Poprad-Tatry to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Poprad-Tatry to Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
slovakrail.sk
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Poprad-Tatry to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $26
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$6 - $8
Business
$13 - $15
Premium
$21 - $26
Train from Poprad-Tatry to Ostrava hl. n.
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $27
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$6 - $8
Business
$13 - $15
Premium
$22 - $27
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Poprad, Poprad-Tatry to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Poprad, Poprad-Tatry to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ostrava hl.n. to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Poprad, Tatry to Ostrava, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
regiojet.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 Poprad to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Poprad to Ružomberok
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Poprad to Ruzomberok
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
slivtour.sk
SAD Humenne
Phone
+421 57 7863 103
Email
sekretariat@sadhe.sk
Website
sadhe.sk
Bus from Poprad to Ruzomberok
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
sadhe.sk
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Kraków dw. aut. to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
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
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Krakau Zob Mda to Katowice Zob
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
madeltrans.pl

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Poprad to Katowice is 223 km. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from Poprad to Katowice.

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