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There are 8 ways to get from Lviv to Zakopane by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Przemysl Gl. Ic
  2. Take the train from Przemysl Gl. to Krakow Glowny Ic
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$16 - $30

7 alternative options

Bus Mądeltrans Eurolines  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lemberg Chernivetska to Krakau Zob Mda
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$22 - $36

Train via Przemysl Gl.  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Przemysl Gl. Ic
  2. Take the train from Przemysl Gl. to Krakow Glowny Ic
  3. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Zakopane R / ...

$18 - $30

Bus Sindbad  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Lviv to Tarnów 405
  2. Take the bus from Tarnów to Zakopane Kpb2

$21 - $80

Train Ukrainian Railways  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Kraków Główny Lvov
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Zakopane R / ...

$34 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Lviv to Zakopane 263.5 miles

$45 - $65

Fly to Krakow, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Krakow (KRK) LWO - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$97 - $406

Fly to Katowice, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Katowice (KTW) LWO - KTW
  2. Take the bus from Katowice Flughafen to Krakau Zob Mda
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$75 - $218

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lviv to Zakopane is to train and bus which costs 450 ₴ - 900 ₴ and takes 8 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lviv to Zakopane is to drive which costs 1 200 ₴ - 1 900 ₴ and takes 4 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lviv to Zakopane. However, there are services departing from Lemberg Chernivetska and arriving at Zakopane ZDA via Kraków. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lviv to Zakopane. However, there are services departing from Lvov and arriving at Zakopane via Przemysl Gl. and Krakow Glowny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 7 min.

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The distance between Lviv and Zakopane is 300 km. The road distance is 421.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Zakopane without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 34 min and costs 450 ₴ - 900 ₴.

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It takes approximately 8 h 34 min to get from Lviv to Zakopane, including transfers.

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Lviv to Zakopane bus services, operated by Mądeltrans Eurolines, depart from Lemberg Chernivetska station.

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Lviv to Zakopane train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), depart from Lvov station.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Zakopane is to bus which takes 8 h 50 min and costs 600 ₴ - 1 100 ₴. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 500 ₴ - 900 ₴ and takes 10 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Lviv to Zakopane.
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  • Distance: 187.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 34 min

What companies run services between Lviv, Ukraine and Zakopane, Poland?

You can take a bus from Lviv to Zakopane via Kraków in around 8 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lviv to Zakopane via Przemysl Gl. and Krakow Glowny in around 10 h 7 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lviv to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$19 - $170
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Lviv to Krakow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Lviv to Katowice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$25 - $200
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 Przemysl Gl. to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
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2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Krakow Glowny to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Kraków Główny
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
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
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
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Lemberg Chernivetska to Krakau Zob Mda
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Lviv to Tarnów
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
madeltrans.pl
AGAT
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Lviv to Tarnów
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Schedules at
agat.eu
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Lviv to Tarnów
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Lvov to Tarnow
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
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 Tarnów to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
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

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The quickest flight from Lviv Airport to Krakow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Zakopane is 1 h behind Lviv. It is currently 8:34 PM in Lviv and 7:34 PM in Zakopane.

Lviv to Zakopane train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Zakopane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lviv to Zakopane is 422 km. It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to drive from Lviv to Zakopane.

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Ryanair and LOT offer flights from Lviv Airport to Krakow Airport.

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There are 2844+ hotels available in Zakopane. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Lviv Airport is to Trolleybus which takes 22 min and costs 5 ₴.

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