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from Katowice to Ostrava

You can get from Katowice to Ostrava by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Katowice to Ostrava on Sep 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:15PMKatowice1h15 07:30PMOstrava, ÚAN
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$101One-way
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09:55PMKatowice1h15 11:10PMOstrava, ÚAN
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$61One-way
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08:45AMKatowice1h20 10:05AMOstrava, ÚAN
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$121One-way
05:45PMKatowice1h20 07:05PMOstrava, ÚAN
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$121One-way
08:15PMKatowice1h15 09:30PMOstrava, ÚAN
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$151One-way

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Thu
Sep 23
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$6Flixbus
Fri
Sep 24
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$7Flixbus
Sat
Sep 25
$5Leo Express
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Sun
Sep 26
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$9Flixbus
Mon
Sep 27
$4Leo Express
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Tue
Sep 28
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$6Flixbus

Travel Information between Katowice and Ostrava

distanceDistance44 miles (71 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $30
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $6 (€5) • 1 h 57 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $30 (€24) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesInfobus or Leo Express

Travel 44 miles (71 km) by bus or train between Katowice and Ostrava. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $6 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Infobus or Leo Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Katowice to Ostrava.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Ostrava, Czechia from Katowice, Poland currently allowed?

Travel between Katowice, Poland and Ostrava, Czechia is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Poland enter Czechia?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Ostrava from Katowice?

Conditions of entry into Czechia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Ostrava, Czechia?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Czechia has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 9/20/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Ostrava from Katowice.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Poland from Ostrava, Czechia?

The restriction level for your return to Katowice, Poland from Czechia is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Katowice from Ostrava restricted?

Entry into Poland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Katowice from Ostrava?

Conditions of reentry into Poland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 2 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Katowice, Poland?

You should observe these safety measures in Poland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Poland was last checked on 9/20/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Katowice from Ostrava closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from Katowice to Ostrava?

There are 2 travel options from Katowice to Ostrava: bus or train.

How do I get from Katowice to Ostrava the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Katowice to Ostrava is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $6 (€5) compared to other travel options to Ostrava:

Taking a train is about $24 (€19) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $30 (€24) for this route.

What is the fastest way from Katowice to Ostrava?

The fastest way to get to Ostrava from Katowice is by bus with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Ostrava can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 1 h 57 min.

How far is it from Katowice to Ostrava?

The distance is approximately 44 miles (71 km) from Katowice to Ostrava.

How many services a day are there between Katowice and Ostrava?

The average frequency per day from Katowice to Ostrava is:

  • 8 buses a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Ostrava from Katowice as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Katowice? Where do I arrive in Ostrava?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Katowice to Ostrava:

  • Buses mostly leave from Katowice and tend to arrive in Ostrava, Náměstí Dr. Brauna (Svinov).
Who can get me from Katowice to Ostrava?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Katowice to Ostrava, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Infobus for buses to Ostrava. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Infobus Katowice to Ostrava tickets on Omio for $30 (€24).
  • Leo Express can get you to Ostrava by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Leo Express from Katowice to Ostrava for $6 (€5) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route to Ostrava from Katowice?

Yes, there are direct services available from Katowice to Ostrava with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with 8 direct buses per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Ostrava as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Katowice to Ostrava.

Where should I go next after I travel from Katowice to Ostrava?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Katowice to Ostrava often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Prague, Kraków or Vienna. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Katowice and Ostrava itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Ostrava and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets between Katowice and Ostrava online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Katowice to Ostrava, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $30 (€24) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $6 (€5) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Katowice to Ostrava online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Katowice
Ostrava
Katowice
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