Trains from Warsaw to Košice

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Warsaw - Košice Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Warsaw to Košice. Traveling by train from Warsaw to Košice usually takes around 20 hours and 59 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance243 mi (391 km)
Fastest train20h 59m
Lowest price$39.81
Most frequent serviceRegioJet
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Which train should you take from Warsaw to Košice?

RegioJet is the one and only train line which connects Warsaw to Košice. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
RegioJet120h 59m$39.95
  • RegioJet


    RegioJet train tickets from Warsaw to Košice start from $40, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 RegioJet schedules to Košice. RegioJet in Warsaw leaves from Central Station . And in Košice trains arrive at Staničné námestie .

    From Warsaw to Košice train travel on RegioJet takes 20 hours and 59 minutes.

    If you are looking to travel to Košice on a weekend there is typically one RegioJet scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Warsaw.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Warsaw to Košice during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Warsaw to Košice?

The distance between Warsaw and Košice is approximately 243 miles, or 391 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 20 hours and 59 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Warsaw to Košice on Sunday. Tickets for Sunday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Friday. Friday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Warsaw at 9:00am and arrives in Košice around 20 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Warsaw to Košice?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Košice to Warsaw.

City Information


A historic city with a rich cultural heritage, Warsaw is a famous destination for culturally-inclined tourists. One of the city’s most popular attractions is the Old Town quarter, which has been recognized as a World Heritage Site. Filled with rebuilt buildings that mimic 14th-century houses, the area offers an interesting look into the city’s past. It also houses plenty of restaurants, cafés, and shops, so don’t hesitate to check these places out. For those interested in the history of the Jewish people in Poland, the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews boasts eye-opening exhibitions. For nature-lovers, don’t miss out on the Łazienki Królewskie Museum, which features various gardens for you to explore.

The city is considered the best destination in Poland for foodies. Some famous local favorites include Stolica and Restauracja Polska Różana, both of which offer amazing Polish dishes. For a more affordable option, Prasowy is a good choice.

Warszawa Centralna is the main trail station in the city. The main bus station is located right outside the Warszawa Zachodnia train station at al. Jerozolimskie 144. For air services, the city is served by the Warsaw Chopin Airport, 6.1 miles from the city, and the Warsaw-Modlin Airport, 22 miles north of it.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Warsaw?

Warsaw Centrum  - PLWRADEFLX3-0

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Main departure station: Warsaw Centrum

Warsaw Centrum is the bus station portion of the sprawling Warsaw Central transit complex. The train station, Warszawa Centralna, is mainly located underground, beneath the plaza and park above. The complex includes intercity trains, local metro, and intercity and local buses. Buses that arrive and depart from Centrum primarily stop along Marszalkowska, in front of the shopping mall. Station amenities, if needed, can be found in the train station, including restrooms and shops. As the name implies, the station is centrally located, just steps from the Palace of Culture and Science and a few blocks from The National Museum in Warsaw.

All train stations in Warsaw:

  • Warsaw Centrum

Where is the train station in Košice?

Main arrival station: Staničné námestie

Košice has one train station.

Train stations in Košice:

  • Staničné námestie

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