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There are 9 ways to get from Prague to Łódź by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Łódź, Lodz 1301

110 zł - 140 zł

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Train via Wrocław  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the train from Prague, Praha hl. n. to Wrocław Główny Leo Express
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Pabianice Ic / ...

58 zł - 212 zł

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Train  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Prague, Praha hl. n. to Katowice Leo Express
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Lodz Chojny Tlk / ...

81 zł - 249 zł

Bus via Wrocław  •  8h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Wrocław 848002
  2. Take the bus from Wrocław to Lodz, Lodz Sienkiewicza 95

138 zł - 199 zł

Bus via Wrocław #2  •  8h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Wrocław, Wrocław DA 1300 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wrocław, Wrocław DA to Łódź, Lodz 1303 / ...

128 zł - 156 zł

Drive  •  5h 33m

  1. Drive from Prague to Łódź 540.4 km

230 zł - 350 zł

Fly to Warsaw Chopin, train  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) PRG - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Lotnisko Chopina to Lodz Fabryczna

267 zł - 1 179 zł

Fly to Krakow, train  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Krakow (KRK) PRG - KRK
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Lodz Chojny

242 zł - 639 zł

Fly to Lodz  •  16h 43m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Lodz (LCJ) PRG - LCJ

219 zł - 962 zł

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Poland

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Some international borders began to reopen in Poland from May 16.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Poland

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Poland from June 1.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Poland

Limited international flights leaving Czechia began to resume from April 21.

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Last updated: June 29 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Łódź is to train via Wrocław which costs 340 Kč - 1 300 Kč and takes 10h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Łódź is to drive which costs 1 400 Kč - 2 100 Kč and takes 5h 33m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Łódź, Lodz. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Łódź. However, there are services departing from Prague, Praha hl. n. and arriving at Lodz Chojny via Katowice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 53m.

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The distance between Prague and Łódź is 399 km. The road distance is 540.4 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Łódź without a car is to bus which takes 8h 25m and costs 650 Kč - 850 Kč.

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The bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Łódź, Lodz takes 8h 25m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Prague to Łódź bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc station.

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Prague to Łódź train services, operated by LEO Express, depart from Prague, Praha hl. n. station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Łódź is to bus which takes 8h 25m and costs 650 Kč - 850 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 480 Kč - 1 500 Kč and takes 8h 53m, you could also fly, which costs 1 300 Kč - 6 000 Kč and takes 16h 43m.

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  • Distance: 399 km
  • Duration: 8h 25m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Łódź, Poland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Łódź, Lodz once daily. Tickets cost 110 zł - 140 zł and the journey takes 8h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Łódź via Katowice in around 8h 53m.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Prague to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
270 zł - 800 zł
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
160 zł - 950 zł
Flights from Prague to Lodz via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
16h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210 zł - 950 zł
Flights from Prague to Lodz via Dublin
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
260 zł - 1 100 zł
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220 zł - 480 zł
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 zł - 1 600 zł
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
430 zł - 1 500 zł
Train operators
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Prague, Praha hl. n. to Katowice
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35 zł - 170 zł
Website
LEO Express
Economy
35 zł - 45 zł
Business
85 zł - 95 zł
Premium
130 zł - 170 zł
Train from Prague, Praha hl. n. to Wrocław Główny
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
28 zł - 130 zł
Website
LEO Express
Economy
28 zł - 35 zł
Business
65 zł - 75 zł
Premium
100 zł - 130 zł
PKP Intercity

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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Katowice to Lodz Chojny
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45 zł - 80 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
45 zł - 55 zł
1st Class
60 zł - 80 zł
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Pabianice
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45 zł - 80 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
45 zł - 55 zł
1st Class
60 zł - 80 zł
Train from Warszawa Lotnisko Chopina to Lodz Fabryczna
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40 zł - 70 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
40 zł - 50 zł
1st Class
55 zł - 70 zł
Train from Krakow Glowny to Lodz Chojny
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45 zł - 80 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
45 zł - 60 zł
1st Class
65 zł - 80 zł
Polregio
Phone
(+48) 22 439 6052
Email
info@p-r.com.pl
Website
polregio.pl
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Pabianice
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26 zł - 40 zł
Website
Polregio
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Łódź, Lodz
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 zł - 140 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Wrocław, Wrocław DA
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
65 zł - 85 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Wrocław, Wrocław DA to Łódź, Lodz
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
60 zł - 75 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Wrocław to Lodz, Lodz Sienkiewicza
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
80 zł - 120 zł
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Prague to Łódź bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Łódź, Lodz station.

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Prague to Łódź train services, operated by PKP Intercity, arrive at Lodz Chojny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Łódź is 540 km. It takes approximately 5h 33m to drive from Prague to Łódź.

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CSA and LOT offer flights from Prague Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport.

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Book your Prague to Łódź bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 381+ hotels available in Łódź. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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