There are 4 ways to get from Debrecen to Košice by train or car

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Train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Debrecen to Miskolc-Tiszai Ic
  2. Take the train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Kosice Ic

$11 - $17

3 alternative options

Train via Nyiregyhaza  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Debrecen to Nyiregyhaza Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Nyiregyhaza to Miskolc-Tiszai R / ...
  3. Take the train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Kosice Ic

$11 - $18

Train Ukrainian Railways  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Debrecen to Chop Wien - Kiev
  2. Take the train from Chop to Kosice predmestie Kyiv

$37 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Debrecen to Košice 117.8 miles

$23 - $35

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No, there is no direct train from Debrecen to Košice. However, there are services departing from Debrecen and arriving at Kosice via Miskolc-Tiszai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Debrecen and Košice is 134 km. The road distance is 188.4 km.

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The best way to get from Debrecen to Košice without a car is to train which takes 4 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Debrecen to Košice, including transfers.

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Debrecen to Košice train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Debrecen station.

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Debrecen to Košice train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Kosice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Debrecen to Košice is 188 km. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Debrecen to Košice.

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There are 159+ hotels available in Košice. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Debrecen to Košice.
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  • Distance: 83.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

What companies run services between Debrecen, Hungary and Košice, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Debrecen to Košice via Miskolc-Tiszai in around 4 h 2 min.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Debrecen to Miskolc-Tiszai
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Debrecen to Nyiregyhaza
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Nyiregyhaza to Miskolc-Tiszai
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Debrecen to Chop
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Chop to Kosice predmestie
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua

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