There are 5 ways to get from Bratislava to Zakopane by train, bus, car or shuttle

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

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Strba R

$24 - $35

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Poprad-Tatry R / ...
  2. Take the bus from Poprad AS to Nowy Targ dw.aut. Leo Express

$20 - $32

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava Mlynské nivy to Nowy Targ E-710

$25 - $46

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Zakopane 207.6 miles

$40 - $65

Shuttle  •  6 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bratislava to Zakopane Eurobusways

$55 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Zakopane is to train and bus which costs 16€ - 28€ and takes 7 h 43 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Zakopane is to drive which takes 4 h 3 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

More details

The distance between Bratislava and Zakopane is 245 km. The road distance is 332 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Bratislava to Zakopane, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Bratislava to Zakopane. However, there are services departing from Bratislava Mlynské nivy and arriving at Zakopane ZDA via Nowy Targ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 26 min.

More details

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Zakopane, Poland?

Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Bratislava to Zakopane every 2 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, Billy operates a bus from Bratislava to Zakopane 4 times a week. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 24 min.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Strba
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
slovakrail.sk
Bus operators
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Bratislava Mlynské nivy to Nowy Targ
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Poprad AS to Nowy Targ dw.aut.
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Bratislava to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Travelling around the UAE, Getting to Rome from the airport and Heading to Europe? Read this before you buy a Eurail Pass - to help you get the most out of your next trip.