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There are 10 ways to get from Kaliningrad to Zakopane by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train via Malbork  •  11h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
  2. Take the train from Malbork to Krakow Glowny Eic
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$29 - $47

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Bus, train  •  17h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Olsztyn
  2. Take the train from Olsztyn Glowny to Krakow Glowny Ic
  3. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Zakopane R / ...

$29 - $44

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Drive, train  •  11h 53m

  1. Drive from Kaliningrad to Pieniezno
  2. Take the train from Pieniezno to Olsztyn Zachodni R
  3. Take the train from Olsztyn Zachodni to Ilawa Glowna Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Zakopane Eic

$34 - $51

Bus via Warszawa dw. Zachodni  •  17h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Warszawa dw. Zachodni
  2. Take the bus from Warsaw, Warsaw West to Kraków, Kraków MDA
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$35 - $59

Bus LEO Express  •  20h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Gdynia
  2. Take the bus from Gdynia dw. PKS przy Poczcie to Kraków dw. aut.
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$35 - $52

Drive  •  8h 44m

  1. Drive from Kaliningrad to Zakopane 498.6 miles

$85 - $130

Bus to Gdansk, fly to Krakow, bus  •  9h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Gdańsk Airport
  2. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Krakow (KRK) GDN - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$37 - $104

Fly Kaliningrad to Krakow, bus  •  9h 31m

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

$68 - $267

Fly Kaliningrad to Katowice, bus  •  12h 48m

  1. Fly from Kaliningrad (KGD) to Katowice (KTW) KGD - KTW
  2. Take the bus from Katowice Airport to Krakow Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

Fly Kaliningrad to Warsaw Chopin, train, bus  •  9h 30m

  1. Fly from Kaliningrad (KGD) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) KGD - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Krakow Glowny
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$60 - $231

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kaliningrad to Zakopane is to bus and train which costs RUB 1900 - RUB 2900 and takes 17h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Kaliningrad to Zakopane is to drive which costs RUB 5500 - RUB 8500 and takes 8h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kaliningrad to Zakopane. However, there are services departing from Kaliningrad and arriving at Zakopane ZDA via Warsaw, Warsaw West and Kraków. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 5m.

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The distance between Kaliningrad and Zakopane is 603 km. The road distance is 797.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kaliningrad to Zakopane without a car is to bus and train which takes 11h 46m and costs RUB 1900 - RUB 3100.

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It takes approximately 11h 46m to get from Kaliningrad to Zakopane, including transfers.

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Kaliningrad to Zakopane bus services, operated by Kaliningrad Avtovokzal, depart from Kaliningrad station.

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The quickest flight from Gdansk Airport to Krakow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Kaliningrad to Zakopane bus services, operated by MajerBus, arrive at Zakopane ZDA station.

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Zakopane is 1h behind Kaliningrad. It is currently 8:17 AM in Kaliningrad and 7:17 AM in Zakopane.

Map of how to get from Kaliningrad to Zakopane.
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  • Distance: 376.6 miles
  • Duration: 11h 46m

What companies run services between Kaliningrad, Russia and Zakopane, Poland?

You can take a bus from Kaliningrad to Zakopane via Warszawa dw. Zachodni, Warsaw, Warsaw West, and Kraków in around 17h 5m.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $130
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $130
Flights from Kaliningrad to Krakow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Kaliningrad to Katowice via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Kaliningrad to Katowice via Warsaw Chopin, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Kaliningrad to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $110
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 Malbork to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Pieniezno to Olsztyn Zachodni
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Olsztyn Zachodni to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Ilawa Glowna to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Olsztyn Glowny to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Krakow Glowny to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $20
Bus operators
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Warszawa dw. Zachodni
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Olsztyn
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Gdańsk Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaliningrad to Gdynia
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
ecolines.net
MajerBus
Phone
669 060 060
Email
biuro@majerbus.pl
Website
majerbus.pl
Bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
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 Kraków MDA to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
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 Warsaw, Warsaw West to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Gdynia dw. PKS przy Poczcie to Kraków dw. aut.
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$21 - $27
Eksprestransfer
Phone
+48 603 966 598
Email
rezerwacja@eksprestransfer.pl
Website
pyrzowiceekspres.pl
Bus from Katowice Airport to Krakow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Unknown
Eksprestransfer

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaliningrad to Zakopane is 798 km. It takes approximately 8h 44m to drive from Kaliningrad to Zakopane.

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Ryanair and LOT offer flights from Gdansk Airport to Krakow Airport.

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There are 3042+ hotels available in Zakopane. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kaliningrad to Kaliningrad Airport is to bus which takes 37m and costs RUB 43.

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