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There are 10 ways to get from Olsztyn to Szczawnica by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Olsztyn Glowny to Ilawa Glowna Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Krakow Glowny Eic / ...
  3. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Barcice R

$56 - $79

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Bus  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Olsztyn to Warszawa
  2. Take the bus from Warszawa to Szczawnica

$26 - $34

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Train, bus via Krakow Glowny  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Olsztyn Glowny to Ilawa Glowna Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Krakow Glowny Eic / ...
  3. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Tarnow R / ...
  4. Take the bus from Tarnow to Szczawnica

$30 - $44

Train, bus  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Olsztyn Glowny to Tarnow Regional
  2. Take the bus from Tarnow to Szczawnica

$27 - $38

Drive  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Olsztyn to Szczawnica 405.7 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Warsaw Chopin, fly to Krakow, train, bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Olsztyn Glowny to Legionowo
  2. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Krakow (KRK) WAW - KRK
  3. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Tarnow
  4. Take the bus from Tarnow to Szczawnica

$46 - $132

Train, train to Gdansk, fly to Krakow, bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Olsztyn Glowny to Ilawa Glowna
  2. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Gdansk Wrzeszcz
  3. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Krakow (KRK) GDN - KRK
  4. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Tarnow
  5. Take the bus from Tarnow to Szczawnica

$50 - $119

Train to Warsaw Chopin, fly to Rzeszow, train, bus  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Olsztyn Glowny to Legionowo
  2. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Rzeszow (RZE) WAW - RZE
  3. Take the train from Rzeszow Glowny to Tarnow
  4. Take the bus from Tarnow to Szczawnica

$45 - $147

Train to Warsaw Chopin, fly to Katowice, bus, train  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Olsztyn Glowny to Legionowo
  2. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Katowice (KTW) WAW - KTW
  3. Take the bus from Katowice Flughafen to Krakau Zob Mda
  4. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Tarnow
  5. Take the bus from Tarnow to Szczawnica

$45 - $174

Train to Warsaw Chopin, fly to Kosice, train, bus  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Olsztyn Glowny to Legionowo
  2. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Kosice (KSC) WAW - KSC
  3. Take the train from Kosice to Lipany
  4. Take the bus from Lipany to Veľký Lipník

$96 - $266

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Olsztyn to Szczawnica is to bus which costs 95 zł - 130 zł and takes 13 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Olsztyn to Szczawnica is to drive which costs 250 zł - 380 zł and takes 7 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Olsztyn to Szczawnica. However, there are services departing from Olsztyn and arriving at Szczawnica via Warszawa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 37 min.

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The distance between Olsztyn and Szczawnica is 484 km. The road distance is 649.2 km.

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The best way to get from Olsztyn to Szczawnica without a car is to train which takes 10 h 32 min and costs 200 zł - 300 zł.

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It takes approximately 10 h 32 min to get from Olsztyn to Szczawnica, including transfers.

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Olsztyn to Szczawnica bus services, operated by PKS Polonus, depart from Olsztyn station.

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The best way to get from Olsztyn to Szczawnica is to train which takes 10 h 32 min and costs 200 zł - 300 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 95 zł - 130 zł and takes 13 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Krakow Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Olsztyn to Szczawnica bus services, operated by PKS Polonus, arrive at Szczawnica station.

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Map of how to get from Olsztyn to Szczawnica.
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  • Distance: 302.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 32 min

What companies run services between Olsztyn, Poland and Szczawnica, Poland?

You can take a train from Olsztyn to Szczawnica via Ilawa Glowna, Krakow Glowny, and Barcice in around 10 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Olsztyn to Szczawnica via Warszawa in around 13 h 37 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Krakow
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $130
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $130
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $130
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Rzeszow
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Katowice
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $110
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 Olsztyn Glowny to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Ilawa Glowna to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$19 - $29
Train from Krakow Glowny to Barcice
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Krakow Glowny to Tarnow
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Olsztyn Glowny to Tarnow
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Olsztyn Glowny to Legionowo
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Ilawa Glowna to Gdansk Wrzeszcz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Train from Rzeszow Glowny to Tarnow
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Bus operators
PKS Polonus
Phone
708 208 888
Email
przewozy@pkspolonus.pl
Website
pkspolonus.pl
Bus from Tarnow to Szczawnica
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
pkspolonus.pl
Bus from Olsztyn to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
pkspolonus.pl
Bus from Warszawa to Szczawnica
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
pkspolonus.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
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Lipany to Veľký Lipník
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
sad-po.sk

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Yes, the driving distance between Olsztyn to Szczawnica is 649 km. It takes approximately 7 h 57 min to drive from Olsztyn to Szczawnica.

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LOT offers flights from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Krakow Airport.

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