There are 3 ways to get from Košice to Ostrava by train, night train or car

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Train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Košice, Košice station to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n. Le001 / ...

$8 - $40

2 alternative options

Night train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the night train from Kosice to Ostrava hl.n. En / ...

$14 - $20

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Košice to Ostrava 225 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Košice to Ostrava is to night train which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Košice to Ostrava is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The distance between Košice and Ostrava is 249 km. The road distance is 360 km.

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The train from Košice, Košice station to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n. takes 5 h 11 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Košice, Košice station station and arriving at Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n.. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Košice to Ostrava.
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  • Distance: 155.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

What companies run services between Košice, Slovakia and Ostrava, Czech Republic?

Flixtrain operates a train from Košice to Ostrava 4 times a day, and the journey takes 5 h 11 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Košice, Košice station to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Košice to Ostrava hl. n.
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $40
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$8 - $10
Business
$18 - $21
Premium
$30 - $40
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Kosice to Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
slovakrail.sk
Night train from Kosice to Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
slovakrail.sk

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