There are 8 ways to get from Bydgoszcz to Katowice by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Bydgoszcz Glowna to Katowice Ic / ...

$13 - $20

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Train via Warszawa Zachodnia  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bydgoszcz Glowna to Warszawa Zachodnia Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Katowice Eic / ...

$20 - $29

Bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bydgoszcz to Wloclawek P2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Włocławek dw.autobusowy to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi Leo Express

$18 - $26

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Bydgoszcz to Katowice 251.1 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Bydgoszcz to Katowice  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Bydgoszcz (BZG) to Katowice (KTW) BZG - KTW

$73 - $273

Train to Poznan, fly to Katowice  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Bydgoszcz Glowna to Poznan Gl.
  2. Fly from Poznan (POZ) to Katowice (KTW) POZ - KTW

$81 - $289

Train to Warsaw, fly to Katowice  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Bydgoszcz Glowna to Warszawa Zachodnia
  2. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Katowice (KTW) WAW - KTW

$37 - $148

Train to Gdansk, fly to Krakow, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bydgoszcz Glowna to Gdansk Wrzeszcz
  2. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Krakow (KRK) GDN - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi

$36 - $97

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The cheapest way to get from Bydgoszcz to Katowice is to train which costs 50 zł - 75 zł and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bydgoszcz to Katowice is to drive which costs 150 zł - 230 zł and takes 4 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bydgoszcz to Katowice. However, there are services departing from Bydgoszcz and arriving at Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi via Włocławek dw.autobusowy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bydgoszcz Glowna and arriving at Katowice. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

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The distance between Bydgoszcz and Katowice is 326 km. The road distance is 401.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bydgoszcz to Katowice without a car is to train which takes 5 h 43 min and costs 50 zł - 75 zł.

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The train from Bydgoszcz Glowna to Katowice takes 5 h 43 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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

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Bydgoszcz to Katowice train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Bydgoszcz Glowna station.

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The best way to get from Bydgoszcz to Katowice is to train which takes 5 h 43 min and costs 50 zł - 75 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60 zł - 95 zł and takes 7 h 45 min, you could also fly, which costs 260 zł - 1 000 zł and takes 11 h 14 min.

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  • Distance: 203.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Bydgoszcz, Poland and Katowice, Poland?

Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Bydgoszcz to Katowice 5 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 5 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bydgoszcz to Katowice via Wloclawek and Włocławek dw.autobusowy in around 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bydgoszcz to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Bydgoszcz to Katowice via Lviv, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Bydgoszcz to Katowice via Frankfurt, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Poznan to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Warsaw to Katowice
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $130
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $130
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bydgoszcz to Katowice via Lviv
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Bydgoszcz to Katowice via London Stansted, Dortmund
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Poznan to Katowice via Oslo Sandefjord
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Poznan to Katowice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bydgoszcz to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Poznan to Katowice via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$21 - $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 Bydgoszcz Glowna to Katowice
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$19 - $27
Train from Bydgoszcz Glowna to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $20
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
$14 - $20
Train from Bydgoszcz Glowna to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Bydgoszcz Glowna to Gdansk Wrzeszcz
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
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 Bydgoszcz to Wloclawek
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Włocławek dw.autobusowy to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$11 - $15
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

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There is no direct flight from Bydgoszcz Airport to Katowice Airport. The quickest flight takes 8 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Bydgoszcz to Katowice bus services, operated by Leo Express s.r.o., arrive at Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi station.

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Bydgoszcz to Katowice train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Katowice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bydgoszcz to Katowice is 402 km. It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to drive from Bydgoszcz to Katowice.

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Wizz Air, Ryanair, Lufthansa and LOT offer flights from Bydgoszcz Airport to Katowice Airport.

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There are 461+ hotels available in Katowice. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bydgoszcz to Bydgoszcz Airport is to line 80 shuttle which takes 10 min and costs .

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