There are 3 ways to get from Kraków to Ružomberok by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station 911 / ...

$9 - $16

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Train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Bohumin Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Bohumín to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station Le001 / ...

$11 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Kraków to Ružomberok 100.8 miles

$20 - $30

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kraków, Kraków MDA and arriving at Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Kraków to Ružomberok station. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station via Bohumín. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

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The distance between Kraków and Ružomberok is 119 km. The road distance is 161.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Ružomberok without a car is to bus which takes 3 h and costs .

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The bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station takes 3 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Kraków to Ružomberok bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Kraków, Kraków MDA station.

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Kraków to Ružomberok train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Ružomberok is to bus which takes 3 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 57 min.

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Kraków to Ružomberok bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station.

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Kraków to Ružomberok train services, operated by Flixtrain, arrive at Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station.

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Map of how to get from Kraków to Ružomberok.
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  • Distance: 74.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Kraków, Poland and Ružomberok, Slovakia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Kraków to Ružomberok twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kraków to Ružomberok via Bohumin and Bohumín in around 5 h 57 min.

Train operators
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 Krakow Glowny to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Kraków Główny to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $10
Premium
$14 - $18
Train from Bohumín to Ružomberok
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $20
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Business
$9 - $11
Premium
$15 - $20
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Bohumín to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
flixtrain.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 Kraków, Kraków MDA to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Ružomberok is 161 km. It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to drive from Kraków to Ružomberok.

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