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There are 7 ways to get from Poland to Slovakia by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly Warsaw to Kosice  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Kosice (KSC) WAW - KSC

$76 - $231

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Train  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bratislava hl.st. Ic

$21 - $35

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Fly Warsaw to Vienna, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Vienna (VIE) WAW - VIE
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$78 - $177

Fly Krakow to Vienna, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Vienna (VIE) KRK - VIE
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$96 - $321

Bus  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Bratislava

$40 - $60

Night bus, bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from Warszawa Centrum to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi Leo Express
  2. Take the bus from Katowice, Katowice bus station to Bratislava N910

$33 - $55

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Bratislava 434.3 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Poland to Slovakia is to train which costs 80 zł - 120 zł and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Poland to Slovakia is to fly which costs 280 zł - 900 zł and takes 4 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Warszawa and arriving at Bratislava. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 13 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Bratislava hl.st.. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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The distance between Poland and Slovakia is 374 km. The road distance is 694.9 km.

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The best way to get from Poland to Slovakia without a car is to train which takes 7 h and costs 80 zł - 120 zł.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Poland to Slovakia, including transfers.

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Poland to Slovakia bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Warszawa station.

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Poland to Slovakia train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

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The best way to get from Poland to Slovakia is to fly which takes 4 h 10 min and costs 280 zł - 900 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 80 zł - 120 zł and takes 7 h, you could also bus, which costs 150 zł - 220 zł and takes 13 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Poland to Slovakia.
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  • Distance: 234 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

What companies run services between Poland and Slovakia?

LOT flies from Warsaw to Košice once daily. Alternatively, Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Warsaw to Bratislava once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna via Krakow
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Krakow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Krakow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $130
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 Warszawa Centralna to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
Intercity.pl
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Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.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 Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Katowice, Katowice bus station to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Night bus from Warszawa Centrum to Katowice dw.PKS ul.Skargi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$12 - $16

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

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Poland to Slovakia bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Bratislava station.

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Poland to Slovakia train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Bratislava hl.st. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poland to Slovakia is 695 km. It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to drive from Poland to Slovakia.

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LOT offers flights from Warsaw Airport to Kosice Airport.

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There are 333+ hotels available in Slovakia. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Poland to Warsaw Airport is to line 175 bus which takes 24 min and costs 3 zł - 4 zł.

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