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There are 9 ways to get from Zakopane to Vienna by train, bus, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Zakopane to Pszczyna Ks / ...
  2. Take the train from Pszczyna to Wien Hbf Eic / ...

$22 - $33

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Bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Take the bus from Kraków, Reg. Dw. Autob. ul. Bosacka 18 to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet

$19 - $29

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Train, night train  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from Zakopane to Czechowice-Dziedzice Ks / ...
  2. Take the night train from Czechowice-Dziedzice to Wien Hbf Ic

$24 - $37

Drive  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Zakopane to Vienna 256 miles

$45 - $70

Bus to Krakow, fly to Vienna  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Vienna (VIE) KRK - VIE

$110 - $338

Train to Kosice, fly to Vienna  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Strba to Kosice
  2. Fly from Kosice (KSC) to Vienna (VIE) KSC - VIE

$117 - $444

Shuttle to Budapest, fly to Vienna  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zakopane to Budapest
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Vienna (VIE) BUD - VIE

$180 - $401

Train to Kosice, fly to Bratislava, bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Strba to Kosice
  2. Fly from Kosice (KSC) to Bratislava (BTS) KSC - BTS
  3. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Airport to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg

$77 - $283

Shuttle, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zakopane to Bratislava Eurobusways
  2. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Simmering Rex / ...

$70 - $116

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zakopane to Vienna is to bus which costs 70 zł - 110 zł and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zakopane to Vienna is to drive which costs 170 zł - 260 zł and takes 4 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zakopane to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Zakopane ZDA and arriving at Vienna, Hbf via Kraków, Reg. Dw. Autob. ul. Bosacka 18. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zakopane to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Zakopane and arriving at Wien Hbf via Pszczyna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 44 min.

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The distance between Zakopane and Vienna is 289 km. The road distance is 409.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zakopane to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 8 h 44 min and costs 80 zł - 130 zł.

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It takes approximately 8 h 44 min to get from Zakopane to Vienna, including transfers.

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Zakopane to Vienna bus services, operated by MajerBus, depart from Zakopane ZDA station.

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Zakopane to Vienna train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Zakopane station.

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The best way to get from Zakopane to Vienna is to train which takes 8 h 44 min and costs 80 zł - 130 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70 zł - 110 zł and takes 9 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 180.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 44 min

What companies run services between Zakopane, Poland and Vienna, Austria?

You can take a train from Zakopane to Vienna via Pszczyna in around 8 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zakopane to Vienna via Kraków and Kraków, Reg. Dw. Autob. ul. Bosacka 18 in around 9 h 25 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Krakow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Kosice to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Kosice to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Zakopane to Pszczyna
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Pszczyna to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Zakopane to Czechowice-Dziedzice
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Night train from Czechowice-Dziedzice to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Strba to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Simmering
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
slovakrail.sk
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Štrba to Košice
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Štrba to Košice
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $9
Premium
$13 - $16
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Štrba, žel. st. to Košice, žel. st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
regiojet.com
Bus operators
MajerBus
Phone
669 060 060
Email
biuro@majerbus.pl
Website
majerbus.pl
Bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
majerbus.pl
PKS Zielona Gora
Phone
+48 703 40 23 57
Email
pks@pks.zgora.pl
Website
pks.zgora.pl
Bus from Zakopane to Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Kraków, Reg. Dw. Autob. ul. Bosacka 18 to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
regiojet.com
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Zakopane to Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Zakopane to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Airport to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Krakow Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Zakopane to Vienna bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Vienna, Hbf station.

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Zakopane to Vienna train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zakopane to Vienna is 410 km. It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to drive from Zakopane to Vienna.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Krakow Airport to Vienna Airport.

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