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There are 6 ways to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Košice 912
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Strba R / ...

$29 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Myślenice 976 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Myślenice to Zakopane ZDA

$25 - $45

4 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Kosice Ic
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Strba R / ...

$30 - $55

Drive  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane 205.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, bus  •  4 h 19 min

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

$97 - $333

Shuttle  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Zakopane Eurobusways

$68 - $98

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane is to train which costs 8 500 Ft - 16 000 Ft and takes 9 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane is to fly and bus which costs 27 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between Budapest Airport (BUD) and Zakopane is 214 km. The road distance is 328.6 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 11 min and costs 7 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane is to train which takes 9 h 3 min and costs 8 500 Ft - 16 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 7 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft and takes 10 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Krakow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane is 329 km. It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to drive from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane.

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LOT and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Krakow Airport.

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There are 2844+ hotels available in Zakopane. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane.
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  • Distance: 133.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 14 min

What companies run services between Budapest Airport (BUD), Hungary and Zakopane, Poland?

You can take a train from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane via Ferihegy vasútállomás, Ferihegy, Zugló, Zugló vasútállomás, Keleti pályaudvar M, Budapest-Keleti, Kosice, and Strba in around 9 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Zakopane via Kőbánya-Kispest M, Kőbánya-Kispest, Népliget, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Myślenice in around 10 h 11 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
LEO Express
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
$4 - $16
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $9
Premium
$13 - $16
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Košice, žel. st. to Štrba, žel. st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
regiojet.com
Bus operators
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 Budapest, Budapest Airport to Košice
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Myślenice
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
MajerBus
Phone
669 060 060
Email
biuro@majerbus.pl
Website
majerbus.pl
Bus from Myślenice to Zakopane ZDA
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
majerbus.pl
Bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
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 Myślenice to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
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
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
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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