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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Chochołów 1395

9€ - 12€

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Chabowka Ic / ...
  2. Drive from Chabowka to Vitanová

7€ - 20€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 34m

  1. Drive from Kraków to Vitanová 105.7 km

11€ - 17€

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International entry into Slovakia from Poland

Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Show More. Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), United Kingdom, Australia, China, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Monaco, Vatican, San Marino, Canada and Cyprus

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

Conditions of entry to Slovakia

COVID-19 test on arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
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Considerations leaving from Poland

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Yes, entry into Slovakia is currently allowed from Poland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The COVID-19 helpline number in Vitanová is 917 222 682.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vitanová is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Vitanová is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 917 222 682.

No, returning to Poland from Slovakia is currently allowed.

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Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.
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To the best of our knowledge, these details are correct as of the last update: 18 Oct 2020.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kraków to Vitanová is to bus which costs 40 zł - 55 zł and takes 2h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Kraków to Vitanová is to drive which costs 50 zł - 75 zł and takes 1h 34m.

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The distance between Kraków and Vitanová is 80 km. The road distance is 105.7 km.

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It takes approximately 2h 7m to get from Kraków to Vitanová, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Vitanová is 106 km. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Kraków to Vitanová.

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There are 275+ hotels available in Vitanová. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Kraków to Vitanová.
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  • Distance: 79.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 7m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Chochołów 4 times a week. Tickets cost 8€ - 10€ and the journey takes 2h.

Train operators
PKP Intercity

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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Krakow Glowny to Chabowka
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 14€
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 11€
1st Class
11€ - 14€
Polregio
Phone
(+48) 22 439 6052
Email
info@p-r.com.pl
Website
polregio.pl
Train from Krakow Glowny to Chabowka
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Polregio
Koleje Małopolskie
Phone
703 20 20 25
Email
km@malopolskiekoleje.com.pl
Website
malopolskiekoleje.pl
Train from Krakow Glowny to Chabowka
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Koleje Małopolskie
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Chochołów
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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