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There are 4 ways to get from Kraków to Trenčianske Teplice by train, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Katowice R / ...
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Bohumin Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Bohumin to Zilina 141 / ...
  4. Take the train from Zilina to Trencianska Tepla Re / ...

25€ - 64€

Cheapest option

Night bus, train  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the night bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Žilina N1291
  2. Take the train from Zilina to Trencianska Tepla Re / ...

23€ - 28€

2 alternative options

Night bus  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the night bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Trenčín N1291

29€ - 35€

Drive  •  3h 26m

  1. Drive from Kraków to Trenčianske Teplice 296.1 km

30€ - 50€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Trenčianske Teplice is 917 222 682.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Trenčianske Teplice is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Trenčianske Teplice is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 917 222 682.

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The cheapest way to get from Kraków to Trenčianske Teplice is to night bus and train which costs 100 zł - 140 zł and takes 5h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Kraków to Trenčianske Teplice is to drive which costs 140 zł - 220 zł and takes 3h 26m.

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The distance between Kraków and Trenčianske Teplice is 181 km. The road distance is 296.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Trenčianske Teplice without a car is to train which takes 7h 44m and costs 110 zł - 300 zł.

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It takes approximately 7h 44m to get from Kraków to Trenčianske Teplice, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Trenčianske Teplice is 296 km. It takes approximately 3h 26m to drive from Kraków to Trenčianske Teplice.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Trenčianske Teplice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Kraków to Trenčianske Teplice.
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  • Distance: 180.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 44m

What companies run services between Kraków, Poland and Trenčianske Teplice, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Kraków to Trenčianske Teplice via Katowice, Bohumin, Zilina, and Trencianska Tepla in around 7h 44m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a vehicle from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Trenčín once daily. Tickets cost 16€ - 21€ and the journey takes 4h 46m.

Train operators
Polregio
Phone
(+48) 22 439 6052
Email
info@p-r.com.pl
Website
polregio.pl
Train from Krakow Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Polregio
PKP Intercity

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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Krakow Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 14€
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 10€
1st Class
11€ - 14€
Train from Katowice to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 14€
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 11€
1st Class
11€ - 14€
Koleje Śląskie
Phone
+48 32 428 88 88
Email
bok@kolejeslaskie.com
Website
kolejeslaskie.com
Train from Krakow Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Kolśląsk
Train from Katowice to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Kolśląsk
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Krakow Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Kraków Główny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
3€ - 11€
Website
LEO Express
Economy
3€ - 5€
Business
5€ - 7€
Premium
8€ - 11€
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Zilina
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 8€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
Business
6€ - 8€
1st Class
6€ - 8€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Trenčín
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Žilina
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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