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There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Katowice by plane, bus, train, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Paris CDG to Katowice  •  8h 2m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Katowice (KTW) CDG - KTW

$110 - $770

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Train to Beauvais, fly to Krakow, bus  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Paris-Nord to Gare de Beauvais-Gare-SNCF
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Krakow (KRK) BVA - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi

$69 - $3,135

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Fly Paris CDG to Krakow, bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Krakow (KRK) CDG - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi

$70 - $239

Fly Paris CDG to Wroclaw, train  •  8h 18m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Wroclaw (WRO) CDG - WRO
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Katowice

$99 - $273

Fly Paris CDG to Warsaw Chopin, train  •  7h 44m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) CDG - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Katowice

$78 - $243

Train  •  16h 8m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz Ice
  3. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz (Bus) to Katowice Dw autobusowy Piotra Skargi 8 peron 1

$269 - $397

Train, bus  •  22h 27m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Luxembourg Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Katowice

$125 - $158

Bus  •  24h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Katowice

$140 - $210

Night train, train  •  20h 37m

  1. Take the night train from Paris Est to Poznan Gl. D
  2. Take the train from Poznan Gl. to Katowice Regional / ...

$205 - $290

Drive  •  12h 57m

  1. Drive from Paris to Katowice 915.5 miles

$190 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Katowice is to fly and bus which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 6h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Katowice is to fly and bus which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 6h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris Gallieni and arriving at Katowice. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 24h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Katowice. However, there are services departing from Paris Est and arriving at Katowice Dw autobusowy Piotra Skargi 8 peron 1 via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Berlin Südkreuz (Bus). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 8m.

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The distance between Paris and Katowice is 1210 km. The road distance is 1464.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Katowice without a car is to train which takes 16h 8m and costs 230€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 8h 2m to get from Paris to Katowice, including transfers.

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Paris to Katowice bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris Gallieni station.

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Paris to Katowice train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Paris Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Katowice is to fly which takes 8h 2m and costs 95€ - 700€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 230€ - 350€ and takes 16h 8m, you could also bus, which costs 120€ - 180€ and takes 24h 30m.

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  • Distance: 756.4 miles
  • Duration: 8h 2m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Katowice, Poland?

Lufthansa, LOT and nine other airlines fly from Paris to Katowice hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Katowice via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Berlin Südkreuz, and Berlin Südkreuz (Bus) in around 16h 8m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Katowice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Paris CDG to Wroclaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Wroclaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Warsaw Chopin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Katowice via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Wroclaw via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $320
Flights from Paris CDG to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Wroclaw via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Warsaw Chopin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Katowice via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Beauvais to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Beauvais to Krakow via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Warsaw Chopin via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Warsaw Chopin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Warsaw Chopin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Warsaw Chopin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Krakow via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Paris CDG to Warsaw Chopin via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
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 Wroclaw Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
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2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$13 - $20
Train from Poznan Gl. to Katowice
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$14 - $22
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Paris-Nord to Gare de Beauvais-Gare-SNCF
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Night train from Paris Est to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
15h 37m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Website
en.oui.sncf
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Südkreuz (Bus) to Katowice Dw autobusowy Piotra Skargi 8 peron 1
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Paris Est to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
Bus operators
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sindbad
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Katowice
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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There is no direct flight from Paris CDG Airport to Katowice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Paris to Katowice bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Katowice station.

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Paris to Katowice train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Katowice Dw autobusowy Piotra Skargi 8 peron 1 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Katowice is 1465 km. It takes approximately 12h 57m to drive from Paris to Katowice.

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easyJet, Ryanair, Lufthansa and LOT offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Katowice Airport.

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There are 692+ hotels available in Katowice. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38m and costs 10€.

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