There are 7 ways to get from Warsaw to Ostrava by train, bus, night train, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Ostrava hl.n. Ec / ...

$12 - $19

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Bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Warsaw, Warsaw West to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n. 918

$23 - $41

Night train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the night train from Warszawa Centralna to Ostrava hl.n. En

$13 - $20

Night bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the night bus from Warszawa Centrum to Ostrava-Svinov Leo Express

$15 - $20

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Ostrava 253.6 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Krakow, night bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Krakow (KRK) WAW - KRK
  2. Take the night bus from Kraków, Kraków Airport to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n.

$31 - $111

Fly to Katowice, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Katowice (KTW) WAW - KTW
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Ostrava hl.n.

$32 - $142

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Ostrava. However, there are services departing from Centrum 06 and arriving at Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n. via Warsaw, Warsaw West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Ostrava hl.n.. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Ostrava is 328 km. The road distance is 405.8 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Ostrava without a car is to train which takes 4 h 8 min and costs .

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The train from Warszawa Centralna to Ostrava hl.n. takes 4 h 8 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Warsaw to Ostrava bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Warsaw, Warsaw West station.

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Warsaw to Ostrava train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Ostrava is to train which takes 4 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Airport to Krakow Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Warsaw to Ostrava bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n. station.

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Map of how to get from Warsaw to Ostrava.
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  • Distance: 204.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Ostrava, Czech Republic?

Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Warsaw to Ostrava every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 4 h 8 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Warsaw to Ostrava twice daily. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Krakow
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $130
Flights from Warsaw to Katowice
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $130
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 Warszawa Centralna to Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
Intercity.pl
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Raileurope.com
Train from Katowice to Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Katowice to Ostrava
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$7 - $9
Premium
$11 - $15
Bus operators
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 Warsaw, Warsaw West to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Kraków, Kraków Airport to Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Night bus from Warszawa Centrum to Ostrava-Svinov
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$15 - $20

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Warsaw to Ostrava train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Ostrava hl.n. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Warsaw to Ostrava is 406 km. It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to drive from Warsaw to Ostrava.

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LOT offers flights from Warsaw Airport to Krakow Airport.

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There are 263+ hotels available in Ostrava. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Warsaw Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs .

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