There are 3 ways to get from Banská Bystrica to Katowice by bus or car

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Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Banská Bystrica to Kraków, Kraków MDA 976 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice, Katowice bus station 1368 / ...

$17 - $29

2 alternative options

Bus Tourbus Bulgaria  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Banská Bystrica to Katowice

$30 - $40

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Banská Bystrica to Katowice 146.3 miles

$29 - $45

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Banská Bystrica and arriving at Katowice. Services depart once a week, and operate Thursday. The journey takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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The distance between Banská Bystrica and Katowice is 169 km. The road distance is 234.1 km.

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The best way to get from Banská Bystrica to Katowice without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Banská Bystrica to Katowice, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Banská Bystrica to Katowice is 234 km. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from Banská Bystrica to Katowice.

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Book your Banská Bystrica to Katowice bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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Map of how to get from Banská Bystrica to Katowice.
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  • Distance: 105.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Banská Bystrica, Slovakia and Katowice, Poland?

You can take a bus from Banská Bystrica to Katowice via Kraków, Kraków MDA in around 5 h 53 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Banská Bystrica to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Leo Express s.r.o.
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
1 h 20 min
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
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
Tourbus Bulgaria
Phone
00359 2 980 68 62
Email
touringbus@touring.bg
Website
touring.bg
Bus from Banská Bystrica to Katowice
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
touring.bg

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