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from Hamburg to Katowice

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

Our recommendation

To get from Hamburg to Katowice on 26 May we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30PMHamburg12h50 10:20AMKatowice
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09:30PMHamburg12h50 10:20AMKatowice
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06:48AMHamburg Hbf10h15 05:03PMKatowice
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07:36AMHamburg Hbf9h27 05:03PMKatowice
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06:55AMHamburg Airport7h25 02:20PMKatowice International Airport
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27 May
£44Deutsche Bahn
£127Lot Polish Airlines
28 May
£35Deutsche Bahn
£114Lot Polish Airlines
29 May
£53Deutsche Bahn
£144Lot Polish Airlines
30 May
£51Deutsche Bahn
£144Lot Polish Airlines
31 May
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£98Lot Polish Airlines
1 Jun
£34Deutsche Bahn
£127Lot Polish Airlines
2 Jun
£35Deutsche Bahn
£127Lot Polish Airlines
3 Jun
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£97Lot Polish Airlines
4 Jun
£35Deutsche Bahn with connection
£106Lot Polish Airlines

Travel Information from Hamburg to Katowice

distanceDistance446 miles (719 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£15 - £81
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £15 • 10 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £81 • 4 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lot Polish Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 446 miles (719 km) from Hamburg to Katowice. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Lot Polish Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Hamburg to Katowice.

Travel Tips: Travel from Hamburg to Katowice

Travel to Katowice easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Hamburg to Katowice.

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Katowice, Poland from Hamburg, Germany?

International travel from Hamburg, Germany to Katowice, Poland is: Fully open.

Can I enter Poland if coming from Germany?

Entry into Poland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Katowice if travelling from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What measures do I need to follow in Katowice, Poland due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Poland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 23/05/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Hamburg to Katowice.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Hamburg, Germany from Katowice, Poland due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Hamburg, Germany from Poland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Poland?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Poland?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Hamburg, Germany was last verified on 24/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Hamburg from Katowice.

What are my Hamburg to Katowice travel options?

There are 3 ways to get from Hamburg to Katowice: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Hamburg to Katowice?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Hamburg to Katowice, which costs on average £15.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Katowice:

A coach is £66 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Hamburg to Katowice costing on average £81.

A coach is £18 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Hamburg to Katowice costing on average £33.

What is the fastest way to Katowice from Hamburg?

The fastest way to get to Katowice from Hamburg is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Katowice that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Katowice by coach can take on average 10 h 50 min.

In comparison, getting to Katowice by train can take on average 8 h 23 min.

How many miles are between Hamburg and Katowice

The distance between Hamburg and Katowice is around 446 miles (719 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Hamburg to Katowice?

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Katowice is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Hamburg to Katowice as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Hamburg to Katowice:

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Hamburg to Katowice depart from Hamburg, Bahnsteig Gleis 13 + 14 to Katowice, Dworzec PKS.
  • Most travellers board their plane from Hamburg Airport and arrive in Katowice International Airport.
  • Most travellers board their train from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Katowice.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Hamburg to Katowice?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Katowice by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Hamburg to Katowice for £15.
  • Lot Polish Airlines can take you to Katowice by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lot Polish Airlines from Hamburg to Katowice for £81.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Katowice. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Hamburg to Katowice tickets on Omio for £33.

Where should I go next after I travel to Katowice from Hamburg?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Hamburg to Katowice often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Kraków, Warsaw or Prague. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Hamburg and Katowice itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Katowice and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase my Hamburg to Katowice ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £15 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £81 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £33 one way.

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

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