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

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Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Krakow, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Krakow (KRK) SXF - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$70 - $410

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Bus EST Sp. z o.o.  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport to Myślenice
  2. Take the bus from Myślenice to Zakopane ZDA

$45 - $73

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Fly Berlin Tegel to Kosice, train  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Kosice (KSC) TXL - KSC
  2. Take the train from Košice, Košice station to Štrba

$198 - $389

Fly Berlin Tegel to Budapest, shuttle  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Budapest (BUD) TXL - BUD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Zakopane

$111 - $237

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest, shuttle  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Budapest (BUD) SXF - BUD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Zakopane

$93 - $192

Fly Berlin Tegel to Vienna, shuttle  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Vienna (VIE) TXL - VIE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bratislava to Zakopane

$114 - $265

Train, bus  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostkreuz to Wroclaw Glowny Ire
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Krakow Glowny Ic
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$50 - $79

Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Zakopane P16

$45 - $78

Train  •  14 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostkreuz to Wroclaw Glowny Ire
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Zakopane Regional

$47 - $71

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Zakopane 433.8 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Zakopane is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 13 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Zakopane is to fly and bus which costs 60€ - 350€ and takes 6 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Zakopane. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Zakopane via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf and Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Zakopane. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Zakopane via Berlin Ostkreuz and Wroclaw Glowny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 46 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Zakopane is 582 km. The road distance is 694.1 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Zakopane without a car is to train and bus which takes 12 h 5 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Berlin to Zakopane, including transfers.

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Berlin to Zakopane bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Zakopane train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Ostkreuz station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Zakopane is to bus which takes 13 h 13 min and costs 35€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 14 h 46 min.

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  • Distance: 363.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Zakopane, Poland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Zakopane 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 11 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Zakopane via S Ostkreuz Bhf, Berlin Ostkreuz, and Wroclaw Glowny in around 14 h 46 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Kosice via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Kosice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Kosice via Cologne/Bonn Apt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Kosice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Train operators
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Košice, Košice station to Štrba
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Košice to Štrba
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $19
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Business
$9 - $11
Premium
$15 - $19
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostkreuz to Wroclaw Glowny
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
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 Wroclaw Glowny to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$15 - $23
Bus operators
MajerBus
Phone
669 060 060
Email
biuro@majerbus.pl
Website
majerbus.pl
Bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
majerbus.pl
Bus from Myślenice to Zakopane ZDA
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
Bus from Myślenice to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Bratislava to Zakopane
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 Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EST Sp. z o.o.
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport to Myślenice
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl

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The quickest flight from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport to Krakow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Berlin to Zakopane bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zakopane station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Zakopane is 694 km. It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to drive from Berlin to Zakopane.

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Ryanair offers flights from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport to Krakow Airport.

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There are 2825+ hotels available in Zakopane. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Schoenefeld Airport is to train which takes 23 min and costs 1€ - 4€.

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