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Katowice to Berlin by train

It takes an average of 9h 17m to travel from Katowice to Berlin by train, over a distance of around 289 miles (464 km). There are normally 15 trains per day travelling from Katowice to Berlin and tickets for this journey start from $34.31 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 6h 6m
PriceFrom $34.31
Distance289 miles (464 km)
Frequency15 trains per day
First train02:07
Last train20:14
Departure stationKatowice
Arrival stationBerlin
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB, Flixbus, Sindbad

Katowice to Berlin train times

Check out the next trains departing from Katowice to Berlin for Friday Sep 24th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
20:14 Katowice06:24 Berlin-LichtenbergTwoje Linie Kolejowe 45170 PKP Intercity Get tickets10h 10m, 3 changes
02:07 Katowice09:40 Berlin OstbahnhofEC 60456 Deutsche Bahn (DB) Get tickets7h 33m, direct
02:07 Katowice09:40 Berlin OstbahnhofEuroNight 50456 PKP Intercity Get tickets7h 33m, direct
05:07 Katowice13:24 Berlin HbfIntercity 48100 PKP Intercity Get tickets8h 17m, 4 changes
06:12 Katowice13:57 Berlin OstbahnhofIntercity 3802 PKP Intercity Get tickets7h 45m, 2 changes
06:12 Katowice14:06 Berlin OstbahnhofIntercity 3802 PKP Intercity Get tickets7h 54m, 1 change
07:10 Katowice15:06 Berlin OstbahnhofIntercity 3806 PKP Intercity Get tickets7h 56m, 1 change
08:46 Katowice16:24 Berlin-LichtenbergIntercity 36000 PKP Intercity Get tickets7h 38m, 3 changes
11:10 Katowice17:06 Berlin OstbahnhofEurocity 56 PKP Intercity Get tickets5h 56m, direct
12:07 Katowice20:24 Berlin HbfIntercity 3512 PKP Intercity Get tickets8h 17m, 3 changes
13:20 Katowice21:24 Berlin HbfIntercity 26100 PKP Intercity Get tickets8h 4m, 4 changes

Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and EC (Eurocity) trains from Katowice to Berlin

You can travel from Katowice to Berlin on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and EC (Eurocity) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 143 mph (230 km/h) and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

PhotoQualle, under licence CC3.0

EuroCity (EC) trains offer convenient European cross-border connections between major cities in Italy, France, Switzerland, Germany, Austria – it's often a good alternative to air travel.

Cheap train tickets from Katowice to Berlin

The price of train tickets from Katowice to Berlin starts at $34.31 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Katowice to Berlin by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Katowice to Berlin

Want to know more about your journey from Katowice to Berlin? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Katowice to Berlin take?

The average journey time by train between Katowice and Berlin is 9 hours and 17 minutes, with around 15 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Katowice and Berlin by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Katowice to Berlin is 6 hours and 6 minutes.

How much does the train from Katowice to Berlin cost?

Train tickets from Katowice to Berlin can start from as little as $34.31 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Katowice to Berlin?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Katowice to Berlin without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Katowice to Berlin each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Katowice to Berlin leave?

The first train from Katowice to Berlin leaves at 02:07. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Katowice to Berlin leave?

The last train from Katowice to Berlin leaves at 20:14. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Katowice and Berlin by train?

Trains travelling from Katowice to Berlin cover a distance of around 289 miles (464 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Berlin to Katowice.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Katowice to Berlin for a typical week day using timetable data for 09/24/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 09/29/2021 for travel on 09/29/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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