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

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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Plzen hl.n. to Praha hl.n. Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Katowice Ex / ...

$20 - $30

9 alternative options

Train via Bohumin  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Plzen hl.n. to Praha hl.n. Ex
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Bohumin Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Bohumin to Katowice Os / ...

$20 - $32

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague Zličín 851 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Zličín to Katowice, Katowice bus station N899

$33 - $58

Bus Polski Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 851 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague Florenc to Katowice P6

$28 - $44

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Pilsen to Katowice 342 miles

$60 - $90

Bus to Prague, fly to Krakow, bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague Zličín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Krakow (KRK) PRG - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi

$94 - $347

Bus to Prague, fly to Ostrava, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague Zličín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Ostrava (OSR) PRG - OSR
  3. Take the train from Ostrava hl.n. to Katowice

$93 - $434

Bus to Prague, fly to Katowice  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague Zličín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Katowice (KTW) PRG - KTW

$79 - $309

Train, train to Munich, fly to Katowice  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Plzen to Regensburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Freising
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Katowice (KTW) MUC - KTW

$114 - $290

Train, train to Munich, fly to Krakow, bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Plzen to Regensburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Freising
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Krakow (KRK) MUC - KRK
  4. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi

$109 - $348

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

You can take a train from Pilsen to Katowice via Praha hl.n. in around 7 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pilsen to Katowice via Prague, Prague Zličín in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Prague to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Prague to Katowice via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Munich to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Munich to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Prague to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Munich to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Munich to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$19 - $160
Flights from Prague to Katowice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Prague to Katowice via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Munich to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Ostrava
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Plzen hl.n. to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Katowice
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ostrava hl.n. to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cd.cz
Train from Plzen to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cd.cz
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Praha hl. n. to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $35
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Business
$15 - $18
Premium
$25 - $35
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Freising
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague Zličín
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague Zličín to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Plzeň Divadlo Alfa to Praha Zličín
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Bus from Plzeň Divadlo Alfa to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Krakov, letiště to Katovice, dw. PKS ul. Piotra Skargi
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pilsen to Katowice?

The distance between Pilsen and Katowice is 408 km. The road distance is 547 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pilsen to Katowice?

The cheapest way to get from Pilsen to Katowice is to train which costs 410 Kč - 650 Kč and takes 7 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pilsen to Katowice?

The quickest way to get from Pilsen to Katowice is to drive which takes 5 h 1 min and costs 1 200 Kč - 1 900 Kč.

Is there a direct train between Pilsen and Katowice?

No, there is no direct train from Pilsen to Katowice. However, there are services departing from Plzen hl.n. and arriving at Katowice via Praha hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 43 min.

Is there a direct bus between Pilsen and Katowice?

No, there is no direct bus from Pilsen to Katowice. However, there are services departing from Plzeň, Pilsen and arriving at Katowice, Katowice bus station via Prague, Prague Zličín. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Pilsen to Katowice?

It takes approximately 7 h 43 min to get from Pilsen to Katowice, including transfers.