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

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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Train to Bristol, fly to Krakow, bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Krakow (KRK) BRS - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi

$113 - $442

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Train to Bournemouth, fly to Krakow, bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
  2. Fly from Bournemouth (BOH) to Krakow (KRK) BOH - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi

$55 - $238

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Train, train to London Luton, fly to Katowice  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Katowice (KTW) LTN - KTW

$93 - $284

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Krakow, bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Krakow (KRK) LHR - KRK
  4. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi

$123 - $342

Train to London Stansted, fly to Katowice  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Katowice (KTW) STN - KTW

$98 - $311

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Krakow, bus  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Krakow (KRK) LGW - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi

$108 - $396

Bus  •  25 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton to Katowice

$65 - $95

Train, bus  •  26 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from London to Essen 080
  3. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Wroclaw Glowny, Dworzec autobusowy, Sucha 1-11
  5. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Katowice Ic

$218 - $337

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  19 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Drive from Augsburg Hbf to Katowice

$538 - $711

Drive, carferry  •  16 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Katowice

$237 - $362

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southampton and arriving at Katowice. Services depart five times a day, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 25 h 29 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Katowice is 900 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Katowice without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 24 min to get from Southampton to Katowice, including transfers.

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Southampton to Katowice bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, depart from Southampton station.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Krakow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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Southampton to Katowice bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Katowice station.

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Katowice is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 2:15 AM in Southampton and 3:15 AM in Katowice.

easyJet, BMI Regional, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Bristol Airport to Krakow Airport.

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There are 538+ hotels available in Katowice. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Katowice.
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  • Distance: 899.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 24 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Katowice, Poland?

Autokar Polska operates a bus from Southampton to Katowice 5 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 25 h 29 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bristol to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Bristol to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from London Gatwick to Krakow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Bristol to Krakow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Bournemouth to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $180
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Krakow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $25
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 Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Wroclaw Glowny, Dworzec autobusowy, Sucha 1-11
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
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
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$60 - $75
Bus operators
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
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Southampton to Katowice
Ave. Duration
25 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Essen
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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