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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. 913 / ...

$7 - $17

Cheapest option

Train via Bohumin  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Le / ...
  2. Ec / ...

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Ec / ...

$8 - $12

Train via Ostrava-Svinov  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Ic / ...
  2. Ec / ...

$7 - $12

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. 111.9 miles

$20 - $29

What companies run services between Olomouc, Czech Republic and Katowice, Poland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Olomouc to Katowice 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Olomouc to Katowice 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h 4 min.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Olomouc hl.n. to Katowice
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
cd.cz
Train from Olomouc hl.n. to Ostrava-Svinov
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ostrava-Svinov to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
cd.cz
Train from Olomouc hl.n. to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
cd.cz
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Olomouc hl. n. to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $9
Premium
$13 - $16
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Olomouc to Katowice
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
Trans Tempo
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Olomouc hl. n. to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $10

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Olomouc and Katowice is 147 km. The road distance is 179 km.

The cheapest way to get from Olomouc to Katowice is to bus which costs 160 Kč - 370 Kč and takes 2 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Olomouc to Katowice is to drive which takes 1 h 44 min and costs 440 Kč - 650 Kč.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Olomouc hl.n. and arriving at Katowice. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. and arriving at Katowice, Katowice bus station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

The bus from Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. to Katowice, Katowice bus station takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs twice daily.