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There are 5 ways to get from Košice to Prešov by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Kosice to Presov Os / ...

$3 - $9

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  48 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Košice to Prešov 23.6 miles

$2

3 alternative options

Bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the bus from Košice Bosákova to Prešov AS 707410 / ...

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Košice to Prešov 23.7 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Košice to Prešov 23.7 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Košice to Prešov is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Košice to Prešov is to taxi which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Košice Bosákova and arriving at Prešov AS. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kosice and arriving at Presov. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Košice and Prešov is 32 km. The road distance is 37.8 km.

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The best way to get from Košice to Prešov without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs 2€ - 8€.

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The train from Kosice to Presov takes 39 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Košice to Prešov bus services, operated by SAD Presov, A.S, depart from Košice Bosákova station.

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Košice to Prešov train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Kosice station.

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The best way to get from Košice to Prešov is to train which takes 39 min and costs 2€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Košice to Prešov.
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  • Distance: 19.8 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Košice, Slovakia and Prešov, Slovakia?

Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Košice to Prešov hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 39 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, SAD Presov, A.S operates a bus from Košice to Prešov hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 43 min. SAD Humenne also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
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 Prešov
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$3 - $5
Business
$4 - $5
Premium
$7 - $9
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Košice, Košice station to Prešov, Prešov
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Košice Bosákova to Prešov AS
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
SAD Humenne
Phone
+421 57 7863 103
Email
sekretariat@sadhe.sk
Website
sadhe.sk
Bus from Košice - Pod Furčou to Presov
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
sadhe.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Košice to Prešov
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Košice to Prešov
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Maxi Taxi
Phone
+421 905 357 555
Website
maxitaxi.sk

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Košice to Prešov bus services, operated by SAD Presov, A.S, arrive at Prešov AS station.

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Košice to Prešov train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Presov station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Košice to Prešov is 38 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Košice to Prešov.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Prešov. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Košice and Prešov. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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