There are 6 ways to get from Kraków to Zabrze by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice, Katowice bus station 1368 / ...
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Zabrze Ks / ...

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Zabrze Ic / ...

$5 - $9

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków to Katowice

$10 - $27

Train via Katowice  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Katowice R / ...

$9 - $14

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kraków to Zabrze 62.8 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Kraków to Zabrze 62.8 miles

$10 - $16

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Zabrze. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Kraków and Zabrze is 87 km. The road distance is 100.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Zabrze without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Kraków to Zabrze, including transfers.

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Kraków to Zabrze train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Zabrze is to bus which takes 1 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 17 min.

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Kraków to Zabrze train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Zabrze station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Zabrze is 100 km. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Kraków to Zabrze.

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There are 505+ hotels available in Zabrze. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kraków to Zabrze.
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  • Distance: 54.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Kraków, Poland and Zabrze, Poland?

Eurores operates a bus from Kraków to Zabrze every 3 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Kraków to Zabrze 3 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 2 h 17 min.

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 Katowice to Zabrze
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$4 - $6
1st Class
$5 - $9
Train from Krakow Glowny to Zabrze
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $12
Train from Krakow Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Kraków Główny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $5
Business
$6 - $8
Premium
$10 - $13
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 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
Eurores
Phone
(017) 27 73 759
Email
eurores@op.pl
Website
eurores.pl
Bus from Kraków to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
eurores.pl
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Kraków to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
Other operators
Taxi from Kraków to Zabrze
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Radio Taxi Wawel
Phone
+48 12 266 66 66
Website
waweltaxi.pl
MPT Radio taxi
Phone
+48 12 647 20 42
Website
radiotaximpt.krakow.pl
Dwójki Radio Taxi
Phone
+48 12 422 22 22
Website
taxi.krakow.pl

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