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Poznan to Katowice by train

The journey from Poznan to Katowice by train is 280.13 km and takes 4 hrs 32 mins. There are 9 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:31 am and the last at 10:56 pm. It is possible to travel from Poznan to Katowice by train for as little as $20.84 or as much as $248.88. The best price for this journey is $20.84.

Lowest Price$20.84
Journey Duration4 hrs 32 mins
Connection per Day9
Lowest Price$20.84
Highest Price$248.88
First Departure2:31 am
Last Departure10:56 pm
Distance280.13 km
DeparturePoznan
ArrivalKatowice
CarriersPKP, POLREGIO

Poznan to Katowice Train Times

Departure date
Monday, 22 Jul 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Poznan to Katowice?

The cheapest train tickets from Poznan to Katowice cost $20.84. On average, you can expect to spend around $43.50 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Poznan to Katowice.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Poznan to Katowice. On average, though, you'll pay about $43.50 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long is the journey from Poznan to Katowice by train?

The journey between Poznan and Katowice by train is approximately 280.13 km. It will take you more or less 4 hrs 32 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey from Poznan to Katowice covers a distance of 280.13 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 hrs 32 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 hrs 41 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Poznan to Katowice faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

Which stations are used when traveling from Poznan to Katowice?

In Poznan, departure stations include Poznan,Poznań–Ławica,Poznań Starołęka. When you arrive in Katowice, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Katowice Ligota,Katowice Glowne. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Poznan to Katowice are there every day?

If you want to get from Poznan to Katowice, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 9 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 7 direct journeys between Poznan and Katowice. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 2 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Poznan to Katowice. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Poznan to Katowice
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Poznan to Katowice.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Poznan to Katowice, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Poznan to Katowice.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $15.66 to $31.54 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 50% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Poznan to Katowice

The cheapest Poznan - Katowice train tickets can be found for as low as $27.17 if you’re lucky, or $32.78 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $57.15.

Find the best day to travel to Katowice by train

When travelling to Katowice by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

In 2001, the PKP Group was formed as a result of restructuring the state-owned Polish railways in compliance with directives from the European Union. The company operates various types of trains, including Intercity, Express, Regional, Pendolino and EuroNight trains. PKP also operates high-speed trains under the brand name "Pendolino," which can reach speeds of up to 250 km/h.

POLREGIO is a regional train service in Poland that connects various cities and towns within the country. It is operated by the Polish State Railways (PKP) and offers affordable and convenient transportation options for both locals and tourists. POLREGIO trains provide connections to major cities such as Warsaw, Krakow, Gdansk, and Poznan. REGIO (R), REGIOplus, interREGIO (IR), and REGIOekspres (RE) are different train types operated by POLREGIO.

Ticket types and facilities from Poznan to Katowice

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by PKP when traveling from Poznan to Katowice.

Second Class

Second class tickets on PKP Intercity are more affordable, offer standard seating with basic amenities, and may be more crowded during peak travel times.
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First Class

First class tickets on PKP trains offer larger, more comfortable seats with more legroom, better facilities and amenities, complimentary snacks and drinks, and a quieter atmosphere, but are more expensive.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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All domestic Express InterCity trains now offer free Wi-Fi, as do select international routes to Berlin and Vienna, thanks to a partnership with T-Mobile, a leading mobile operator in Poland.
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The Quiet Zone, at no extra charge, is located in carriage no. 7 on every Express InterCity Premium train, accommodating 61 seats.
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Passengers can access electric sockets, with ample outlets available in both PKP przewozy regionalne and PKP inter-regionalne.
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You can take advantage of free baggage allowance on their journeys. This includes small and easy-to-carry items that fit in the overhead and under-the-seat compartments. However, if the luggage is too large to fit in these compartments, there will be a fee of PLN 5.81 per item. So, you should keep in mind the size of their luggage before boarding the train to avoid any additional fees.
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PKP Intercity provides designated seating for disabled individuals or those with reduced mobility, with specific allocations based on carriage type. On EIP trains, it's advisable for such passengers to book at least 2 days in advance, though seats for wheelchair users remain continuously available. Those using wheelchairs can also purchase tickets directly onboard EIP trains if designated spots remain open. Additionally, some train routes feature carriages adapted for wheelchair users. It's important to note that if a disabled passenger is traveling with an assistance dog, they are required to book the entire compartment in couchette carriages.
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Every traveler receives a complimentary drink regardless of class, while first class passengers also enjoy a meal served at their seat.
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All trains come equipped with air conditioning.
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You are allowed to transport certain items free of charge while traveling on trains. These include easy-to-carry things that fit in the overhead and under-the-seat compartments, as well as an unfolded pram when traveling with children, and one pair of skis. However, you will need to pay an additional fee for each bicycle they bring, provided that it is unfolded and not packed.
Services on board PKP, POLREGIO and LOT from Poznan to Katowice
Compare services on board when travelling from Poznan to Katowice by train.
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Poznan to Katowice CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
19.61kg
Bus
21.01kg
Flight
56.03kg
Car
44.82kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Poznan to Katowice by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Poznan and Katowice are 19.61kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Poznan and Katowice? By taking the train between Poznan and Katowice you will save 36.42kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.4kg compared to a bus and 25.21kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Poznan to Katowice?
A train ticket from Poznan to Katowice is $43.50. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $20.84.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Poznan to Katowice?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Poznan to Katowice is $20.84. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Poznan and Katowice by train?
Poznan to Katowice is 280.13 km.
How long does the train between Poznan and Katowice take?
Poznan to Katowice is on average 4 hrs 32 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 41 mins.
Which companies operate from Poznan to Katowice?
The train journey from Poznan to Katowice is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: PKP, POLREGIO and LOT.
How many train connections per day go from Poznan to Katowice?
Poznan to Katowice has 9 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Poznan to Katowice leave?
The earliest train from Poznan to Katowice departs at 2:31 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Poznan to Katowice depart?
The latest train from Poznan to Katowice departs at 10:56 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Poznan to Katowice in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $20.84 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Poznan to Katowice?
There are on average 7 direct connection(s) from Poznan to go to Katowice.
What's the fastest journey time between Poznan to Katowice by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Poznan and Katowice is 3 hrs 41 mins.
Is there a direct train from Poznan to Katowice?
Yes, there is a direct train between Poznan and Katowice.
What are the CO2 emissions for Poznan to Katowice by train?
The train journey from Poznan to Katowice creates 19.61kg of CO2 emissions.