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Warsaw to Łódź by train

The journey from Warsaw to Łódź by train is 73.71 mi and takes 1 hr 22 min. There are 19 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:15 AM and the last at 10:58 PM. It is possible to travel from Warsaw to Łódź by train for as little as $5.13 or as much as $23.61. The best price for this journey is $5.13.

Lowest Price$5.13
Journey Duration1 hr 22 min
Connection per Day19
Lowest Price$5.13
Highest Price$23.61
First Departure4:15 AM
Last Departure10:58 PM
Distance73.71 mi
DepartureWarsaw
ArrivalŁódź
CarriersPKP, POLREGIO

Warsaw to Łódź Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

Traveling from Warsaw to Lodz by Train

The average train journey duration between Warsaw and Lodz is 1 hr 22 min. The distance separating the central stations of these two cities is approximately 73.71 mi. For those journeying on this route, there are around 19 daily train connections available. The starting price for a train ticket on this route is $5.13. Departures from Warsaw usually embark from Warsaw Central Station, reaching their destination at Lodz Fabryczna, the city's main railway station. Both direct routes and those with transfers are available, with Virail providing comprehensive details for each, ensuring passengers identify the most suitable option. To facilitate a hassle-free boarding experience, arriving at the station at least 30 minutes before your train's departure is advised.

Trains journeying on this route are primarily overseen by the Polish State Railways (PKP Intercity). Travelers can anticipate a smooth journey, with first-class accommodations providing additional comforts like spacious seating and amenities. Though more streamlined, the second class promises a relaxed trip with all essential services.

Warsaw and Lodz train stations

Warsaw, Poland's capital, is defined by its resilience and rebirth. With an array of attractions, such as the Royal Castle, the Warsaw Uprising Museum, and the historic Old Town, visitors can witness a harmonious blend of history and modernity. Warsaw Central Station is a bustling transportation hub with various amenities, including dining options, shops, and a tourist information center.

On the flip side, Lodz, once an industrial powerhouse, is currently undergoing a cultural renaissance. Renowned for its unique architecture, Piotrkowska Street, and the expansive Manufaktura complex, Lodz is quickly making its mark as a European cultural hotspot.

What to Eat in Lodz:

  1. Pierogi: Traditional Polish dumplings filled with various ingredients, such as meat, cabbage, or cheese.
  2. Zurek: A sour rye soup often served in a bread bowl.
  3. Bigos: Often called "Hunter's Stew," a mix of sauerkraut, fresh cabbage, and different meats.
  4. Kielbasa: Traditional Polish sausages, grilled or fried.
  5. Golonka: Pork knuckles that are boiled and then roasted or grilled.
  6. Placki Ziemniaczane: Potato pancakes that are crispy on the outside and soft inside.
  7. Sernik: A delectable cheesecake that's a staple in Polish dessert offerings.
  8. Makowiec: A poppy seed roll, sweet and rich.
  9. Kompot: A drink made by boiling fruit in water with sugar.
  10. Zapiekanka: A long, open-faced sandwich topped with sauteed mushrooms, cheese, and other toppings.

What to Do in Lodz:

  1. Piotrkowska Street: Stroll down one of Europe's longest commercial streets, lined with restaurants, shops, and historic buildings.
  2. Manufaktura: Explore this revitalized industrial complex turned shopping and cultural center.
  3. Museum of Art (ms2): Delve into contemporary artworks and avant-garde pieces.
  4. Lodz Film School: One of the most notable film schools globally, it has an open cinema for public screenings.
  5. Radegast Station: A poignant memorial dedicated to the victims of the Holocaust.
  6. Se-ma-for Animation Museum: Learn about the history of animation and puppetry in Polish cinema.
  7. Lodz Zoo: A fun day out for families and animal enthusiasts.
  8. Planetarium EC1: Gaze at the stars and learn more about the universe.
  9. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral: An impressive orthodox church with stunning interiors.
  10. Survivor's Park: A green space dedicated to those who survived the Holocaust.

Day Excursions from Lodz

Lodz's strategic position makes it an ideal base for exploring the surrounding regions. The picturesque town of Pabianice, steeped in history, is just a short train ride away. For those seeking nature, the Bolimów Landscape Park offers pristine landscapes and hiking trails. The ancient city of Łęczyca, with its castle and rich history, is a worthwhile day-trip destination.

For assistance in planning your train expedition from Warsaw to Lodz, Virail is at your service. Our platform evaluates multiple routes and transportation options, presenting the most favorable deals. Utilize the price calendar below to find the best deals for your Warsaw-Lodz journey.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Warsaw to Łódź, 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 Warsaw to Łódź.

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 $6.97 to $23.96 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 71% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Warsaw to Łódź

The cheapest Warsaw - Łódź train tickets can be found for as low as $11.24 if you’re lucky, or $12.45 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $13.91.

Find the best day to travel to Łódź by train

When travelling to Łódź 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.

Ticket types and facilities from Warsaw to Łódź

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by PKP when traveling from Warsaw to Łódź.

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 and POLREGIO from Warsaw to Łódź
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Warsaw to Łódź CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
8.3kg
Bus
8.9kg
Flight
23.72kg
Car
18.98kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Warsaw to Łódź by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Warsaw and Łódź are 8.3kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Warsaw and Łódź? By taking the train between Warsaw and Łódź you will save 15.42kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.6kg compared to a bus and 10.68kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Warsaw to Łódź?
A train ticket from Warsaw to Łódź is $13.60. 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 $5.13.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Warsaw to Łódź?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Warsaw to Łódź is $5.13. 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 Warsaw and Łódź by train?
Warsaw to Łódź is 73.71 mi.
How long does the train between Warsaw and Łódź take?
Warsaw to Łódź is on average 1 hr 22 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 5 min.
Which companies operate from Warsaw to Łódź?
The train journey from Warsaw to Łódź is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: PKP and POLREGIO.
How many train connections per day go from Warsaw to Łódź?
Warsaw to Łódź has 19 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Warsaw to Łódź leave?
The earliest train from Warsaw to Łódź departs at 4:15 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 Warsaw to Łódź depart?
The latest train from Warsaw to Łódź departs at 10:58 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 Warsaw to Łódź 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 $5.13 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.
From which stations can I leave from Warsaw to Łódź?
There are 6 station(s) that you can depart from Warsaw to go to Łódź. You can go from Warsaw Młociny, Warszawa Wschodnia, Warszawa Służewiec, Warszawa Zachodnia, Warszawa and Metro Marymont and you can arrive at Łódź Chojny, Lodz Bus Station and Łódź Fabryczna.
How many direct connections depart from Warsaw to Łódź?
There are on average 19 direct connection(s) from Warsaw to go to Łódź.
What's the fastest journey time between Warsaw to Łódź by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Warsaw and Łódź is 1 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct train from Warsaw to Łódź?
Yes, there is a direct train between Warsaw and Łódź.
What are the CO2 emissions for Warsaw to Łódź by train?
The train journey from Warsaw to Łódź creates 8.3kg of CO2 emissions.

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