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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Kosice to Strba R / ...

$6 - $17

4 alternative options

Train via Poprad-Tatry  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Kosice to Poprad-Tatry R / ...
  2. Take the train from Poprad-Tatry to Strbske Pleso Os

$7 - $10

Bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Košice AS to Poprad AS Leo Express / ...

$7 - $20

Taxi  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Košice to Štrbské Pleso 87.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Košice to Štrbské Pleso 87.1 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The distance between Košice and Štrbské Pleso is 98 km. The road distance is 139 km.

The cheapest way to get from Košice to Štrbské Pleso is to train which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Košice to Štrbské Pleso is to taxi which takes 1 h 33 min and costs 120€ - 150€.

No, there is no direct train from Košice to Štrbské Pleso. However, there are services departing from Kosice and arriving at Strbske Pleso via Strba. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Košice to Štrbské Pleso, including transfers.

What companies run services between Košice, Slovakia and Štrbské Pleso, Slovakia?

Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Košice to Štrbské Pleso every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Leo Express s.r.o. operates a bus from Košice to Štrbské Pleso 3 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Kosice to Strba
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Kosice to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Poprad-Tatry to Strbske Pleso
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
slovakrail.sk
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Košice, Košice station to Štrba
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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
$4 - $17
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $10
Premium
$13 - $17
Bus operators
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Košice AS to Poprad AS
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $8
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Košice, AS to Poprad, AS
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Košice to Poprad-Tatry, Poprad
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Košice to Štrbské Pleso
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Maxi Taxi
Phone
+421 905 357 555
Website
maxitaxi.sk

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