There are 13 ways to get from London to Zakopane by plane, bus, train, shuttle, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly London Heathrow to Krakow, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Krakow (KRK) LHR - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$99 - $303

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Train to London Luton, fly to Katowice, bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Katowice (KTW) LTN - KTW
  3. Take the bus from Katowice Flughafen to Krakau Zob Mda
  4. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$67 - $261

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Fly London Stansted to Krakow, bus  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Krakow (KRK) STN - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$77 - $271

Fly London Gatwick to Krakow, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Krakow (KRK) LGW - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$88 - $381

Train to London Luton, fly to Poprad  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Poprad (TAT) LTN - TAT

$125 - $636

Fly London Heathrow to Budapest, shuttle  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Budapest (BUD) LHR - BUD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Zakopane

$177 - $358

Train to London Luton, fly to Kosice, train  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Kosice (KSC) LTN - KSC
  3. Take the train from Košice, Košice station to Štrba

$92 - $388

Fly London Heathrow to Vienna, shuttle  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Vienna (VIE) LHR - VIE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bratislava to Zakopane

$163 - $378

Train, bus  •  21 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Wroclaw Glowny, Dworzec autobusowy, Sucha 1-11
  5. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Krakow Glowny Ic
  6. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$282 - $529

Bus Autokar Polska  •  28 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Myślenice Dworzec Pks
  2. Take the bus from Myślenice to Zakopane ZDA

$70 - $98

Bus SAD Presov, A.S  •  32 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from London Green Line Coach Station to Ružomberok
  2. Take the bus from Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station to Myślenice 976 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Myślenice to Zakopane ZDA

$106 - $134

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  20 h 22 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Drive from Augsburg Hbf to Zakopane

$521 - $687

Drive, carferry  •  17 h 46 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Zakopane

$224 - $400

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London station to Zakopane. However, there are services departing from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and arriving at Zakopane ZDA via Myślenice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 13 min.

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The distance between London and Zakopane is 899 miles.

The best way to get from London to Zakopane without a car is to train and bus which takes 21 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 3 min to get from London to Zakopane, including transfers.

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London to Zakopane bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Victoria, Green Line Coach Station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Krakow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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London to Zakopane bus services, operated by MajerBus, arrive at Zakopane ZDA station.

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Zakopane is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 2:45 PM in London and 3:45 PM in Zakopane.

British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Krakow Airport.

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There are 2773+ hotels available in Zakopane. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London to Zakopane.
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  • Distance: 899.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 3 min

What companies run services between London, England and Zakopane, Poland?

You can take a bus from London to Zakopane via Myślenice Dworzec Pks and Myślenice in around 28 h 13 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from London Stansted to Krakow via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from London Stansted to Krakow via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from London Stansted to Krakow via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from London Stansted to Krakow via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Krakow via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from London Luton to Poprad
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from London Luton to Kosice
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Krakow via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Košice, Košice station to Štrba
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
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
$5 - $19
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Business
$9 - $11
Premium
$15 - $19
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Wroclaw Glowny, Dworzec autobusowy, Sucha 1-11
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
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 Wroclaw Glowny to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $20
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$60 - $75
Bus operators
MajerBus
Phone
669 060 060
Email
biuro@majerbus.pl
Website
majerbus.pl
Bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
majerbus.pl
Bus from Myślenice to Zakopane ZDA
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
majerbus.pl
PKS Zielona Gora
Phone
+48 703 40 23 57
Email
pks@pks.zgora.pl
Website
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
Bus from Myślenice to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
Eksprestransfer
Phone
+48 603 966 598
Email
rezerwacja@eksprestransfer.pl
Website
pyrzowiceekspres.pl
Bus from Katowice Flughafen to Krakau Zob Mda
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
pyrzowiceekspres.pl
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 Katowice Airport, Katowice Lotnisko to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station to Myślenice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Shuttle from Bratislava to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Myślenice Dworzec Pks
Ave. Duration
26 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from London Green Line Coach Station to Ružomberok
Ave. Duration
26 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $65
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$32
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$8
2-bed inside cabin
$45 - $65

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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