There are 4 ways to get from Banská Bystrica to Poprad by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Banská Bystrica to Poprad 701504

$15 - $21

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Train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Banska Bystrica to Vrutky R
  2. Take the train from Vrutky to Poprad-Tatry En / ...

$6 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Banská Bystrica to Poprad 76 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Banská Bystrica to Poprad 76 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Banská Bystrica to Poprad is to train which costs 4€ - 15€ and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Banská Bystrica to Poprad is to taxi which costs 120€ - 150€ and takes 1 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Banská Bystrica and arriving at Poprad. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Banská Bystrica to Poprad. However, there are services departing from Banska Bystrica and arriving at Poprad-Tatry via Vrutky. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Banská Bystrica and Poprad is 91 km. The road distance is 121.6 km.

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The best way to get from Banská Bystrica to Poprad without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 13€ - 19€.

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The bus from Banská Bystrica to Poprad takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Banská Bystrica to Poprad bus services, operated by Slivtour, depart from Banská Bystrica station.

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Banská Bystrica to Poprad train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Banska Bystrica station.

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The best way to get from Banská Bystrica to Poprad is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 13€ - 19€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 4€ - 15€ and takes 3 h 57 min.

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Banská Bystrica to Poprad bus services, operated by Slivtour, arrive at Poprad station.

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Banská Bystrica to Poprad train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Poprad-Tatry station.

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Map of how to get from Banská Bystrica to Poprad.
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  • Distance: 56.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

What companies run services between Banská Bystrica, Slovakia and Poprad, Slovakia?

Slivtour operates a bus from Banská Bystrica to Poprad twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Banská Bystrica to Poprad via Vrutky in around 3 h 57 min.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Banska Bystrica to Vrutky
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Vrutky to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
slovakrail.sk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Vrútky to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $10
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$1 - $2
Business
$5 - $6
Premium
$8 - $10
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vrútky to Poprad, Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Banská Bystrica to Poprad
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
slivtour.sk
Other operators
Taxi from Banská Bystrica to Poprad
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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