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There are 4 ways to get from Trenčín to Katowice by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Trenčín to Bielsko-Biała, Bielsko-Biala N1291
  2. Take the train from Bielsko Biala Glowna to Katowice Os / ...

88 zł - 123 zł

Cheapest option

Train  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the train from Trencin to Zilina Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Žilina to Bohumín
  3. Take the train from Bohumin to Katowice Re / ...

51 zł - 124 zł

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Trenčín to Žilina 915 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Žilina to Katowice, Katowice bus station 1311 / ...

63 zł - 99 zł

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Trenčín to Katowice 249.5 km

120 zł - 190 zł

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Poland

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

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trenčín to Katowice is to train which costs 11€ - 28€ and takes 6h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Trenčín to Katowice is to drive which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 2h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trenčín to Katowice station. However, there are services departing from Trenčín and arriving at Katowice, Katowice bus station via Žilina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Trenčín to Katowice. However, there are services departing from Trencin and arriving at Katowice via Žilina and Bohumin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 26m.

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The distance between Trenčín and Katowice is 167 km. The road distance is 249.5 km.

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The best way to get from Trenčín to Katowice without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 23m and costs 19€ - 28€.

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It takes approximately 4h 23m to get from Trenčín to Katowice, including transfers.

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Trenčín to Katowice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Trenčín station.

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Trenčín to Katowice train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Trencin station.

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The best way to get from Trenčín to Katowice is to bus which takes 4h 55m and costs 14€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 11€ - 28€ and takes 6h 26m.

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  • Distance: 167.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 23m

What companies run services between Trenčín, Slovakia and Katowice, Poland?

You can take a bus from Trenčín to Katowice via Žilina in around 4h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Trenčín to Katowice via Žilina, Bohumín, and Bohumin in around 6h 26m.

Train operators
Koleje Śląskie
Phone
+48 32 428 88 88
Email
bok@kolejeslaskie.com
Website
kolejeslaskie.com
Train from Bielsko Biala Glowna to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Kolśląsk
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 Bielsko Biala Glowna to Katowice
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35 zł - 60 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
35 zł - 45 zł
1st Class
45 zł - 60 zł
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Phone
+421 24 48 58 188
Email
info@slovakrail.sk
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Trencin to Zilina
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17 zł - 24 zł
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
17 zł - 24 zł
Train from Bohumin to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17 zł - 23 zł
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
17 zł - 23 zł
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Trenčín to Žilina
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17 zł - 40 zł
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
17 zł - 24 zł
1st Class
24 zł - 40 zł
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Žilina to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
17 zł - 60 zł
Website
LEO Express
Economy
17 zł - 21 zł
Business
28 zł - 32 zł
Premium
45 zł - 60 zł
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17 zł - 28 zł
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
17 zł - 21 zł
Business
23 zł - 28 zł
1st Class
23 zł - 28 zł
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bohumin to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
60 zł - 85 zł
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trenčín to Bielsko-Biała, Bielsko-Biala
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50 zł - 65 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trenčín to Žilina
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30 zł - 40 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Žilina to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45 zł - 60 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Trenčín to Žilina
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17 zł - 21 zł
Schedules at
sad-po.sk

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Trenčín to Katowice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Katowice, Katowice bus station.

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Trenčín to Katowice train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Katowice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trenčín to Katowice is 249 km. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Trenčín to Katowice.

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