Express InterCity Premium (EIP) are the flagship trains of PKP Intercity. The high speed trains are capaple of running up to 250 km/h currently operate at speeds of up to 200 km/h on the lines from Warsaw to Gdansk, Krakow, Katowice and Wroclaw. Some trains are extended to other destinations.
EIP are modern high speed trains built by Alstom. They have 1st and 2nd class accomodation and a bistro car. Trains are equipped with air-condition, power sockets, have facilities for the disabled and can convey bicycles. Wifi will be fitted to the trains in the near future. In 1st class you will find three seats per row (2+1) in open-plan arrangement, in 2nd class there are four seats per row (2+2) in open plan arrangement. Three compartments with four seats are available in 2nd class for families with children. EURAIL通票
Reservations are compulsory; they are available free of charge at train stations in Poland. Additionally a supplement of PLN 43 is payable, this is available at stations in Poland or on board the train.
Outside Poland you can buy a reservation at the cost of the standard reservation fare (3 - 5,90€). The supplement must then be bought separately in Poland.
Warszawa - Gdansk/Krakow/Katowice/Wroclaw