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There are 6 ways to get from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica by train, bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Katowice Szopien.Pl. to Krakow Glowny R
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Barcice R

$42 - $58

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Katowice Szopien.Pl. to Krakow Glowny R
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Tarnow R / ...
  3. Take the bus from Tarnow to Szczawnica

$16 - $23

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Katowice, Katowice bus station to Nowy Sącz, Nowy Sacz MDA K787

$18 - $29

Bus Eurores  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Katowice to Tarnów
  2. Take the bus from Tarnow to Szczawnica

$19 - $24

Taxi  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica 117.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica 117.6 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica is to train and bus which costs 60 zł - 90 zł and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica is to taxi which costs 480 zł - 600 zł and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Sosnowiec and Szczawnica is 137 km. The road distance is 188.2 km.

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The best way to get from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica without a car is to train which takes 6 h 30 min and costs 150 zł - 220 zł.

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica is to train which takes 6 h 30 min and costs 150 zł - 220 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65 zł - 110 zł and takes 7 h 1 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Sosnowiec to Szczawnica is 188 km. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica.

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There are 564+ hotels available in Szczawnica. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica.
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  • Distance: 85.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

What companies run services between Sosnowiec, Poland and Szczawnica, Poland?

You can take a train from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica via Krakow Glowny and Barcice in around 6 h 30 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

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 Katowice Szopien.Pl. to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Krakow Glowny to Barcice
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Krakow Glowny to Tarnow
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Bus operators
PKS Polonus
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 Katowice, Katowice bus station to Nowy Sącz, Nowy Sacz MDA
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurores
Phone
(017) 27 73 759
Email
eurores@op.pl
Website
eurores.pl
Bus from Katowice to Tarnów
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
eurores.pl
Other operators
Taxi from Sosnowiec to Szczawnica
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
City Taxi
Phone
+48 32 203 77 77
Website
citytaxi.katowice.pl
Radio Taxi Katowice
Phone
+48 32 757 01 00
Website
radio-taxi.katowice.pl
Echo Taxi
Phone
+48 32 201 42 00
Website
echotaxi.ppsi.pl

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