There are 8 ways to get from Poznań to Katowice by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Poznan Gl. to Katowice Regional / ...

$10 - $16

7 alternative options

Bus MajerBus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Poznań Główny to Katowice K787

$11 - $17

Bus PKS Gryfice  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Poznań Główny to Wieruszów
  2. Take the bus from Wieruszów to Katowice

$12 - $18

Rideshare  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Poznan to Katowice 257.1 miles

$12

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Poznań to Katowice 256.5 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Poznan to Katowice  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Poznan (POZ) to Katowice (KTW) POZ - KTW

$74 - $279

Fly Poznan to Krakow, bus  •  5 h 56 min

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

$75 - $297

Train to Zielona Gora, fly to Katowice  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Poznan Gl. to Babimost
  2. Fly from Zielona Gora (IEG) to Katowice (KTW) IEG - KTW

$88 - $311

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Poznań to Katowice is to rideshare which costs 42 zł and takes 5 h 21 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Poznań to Katowice is to train which costs 40 zł - 60 zł and takes 4 h.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Poznań Główny and arriving at Katowice. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 59 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poznan Gl. and arriving at Katowice. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

More details

The distance between Poznań and Katowice is 280 km. The road distance is 410.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Poznań to Katowice without a car is to train which takes 4 h and costs 40 zł - 60 zł.

More details

The train from Poznan Gl. to Katowice takes 4 h including transfers and departs every three hours.

More details

Poznań to Katowice bus services, operated by MajerBus, depart from Poznań Główny station.

More details

Map of how to get from Poznań to Katowice.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 174.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Poznań, Poland and Katowice, Poland?

Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Poznań to Katowice every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, MajerBus operates a bus from Poznań to Katowice once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 5 h 59 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Poznan to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Poznan to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Poznan to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Poznan to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zielona Gora to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Zielona Gora to Katowice via Warsaw, Turin
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Zielona Gora to Katowice via Warsaw, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Poznan to Katowice via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Poznan to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Poznan to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Poznan to Krakow via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Poznan to Katowice via Oslo Sandefjord
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Poznan to Katowice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Poznan Gl. to Katowice
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Poznan Gl. to Babimost
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Bus operators
MajerBus
Phone
669 060 060
Email
biuro@majerbus.pl
Website
majerbus.pl
Bus from Poznań Główny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
majerbus.pl
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Poznań to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
PKS Gryfice
Phone
914 698 311
Website
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Poznań Główny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Poznań Główny to Wieruszów
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Wieruszów to Katowice
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
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
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Poznan to Katowice
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Poland

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Where to next?