There are 7 ways to get from Poland to Slovakia by plane, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly Warsaw to Kosice  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Kosice (KSC) WAW - KSC

$77 - $232

Cheapest option

Train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bratislava hl.st. Ec

$22 - $35

5 alternative options

Fly Warsaw to Vienna, bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Vienna (VIE) WAW - VIE
  2. Take the bus from Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$79 - $179

Fly Krakow to Vienna, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Vienna (VIE) KRK - VIE
  2. Take the bus from Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$96 - $323

Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa, Warszawa Młociny to Bratislava P5

$46 - $76

Bus Ecolines  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Bratislava

$40 - $60

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Bratislava 434.3 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Poland and Slovakia?

LOT and Austrian Airlines fly from Warsaw to Košice twice daily. Alternatively, Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Warsaw to Bratislava once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna via Krakow
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Krakow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Krakow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Warszawa, Warszawa Młociny to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Poland and Slovakia is 374 km. The road distance is 695 km.

The cheapest way to get from Poland to Slovakia is to train which costs 80 zł - 120 zł and takes 7 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Poland to Slovakia is to fly which takes 4 h and costs 280 zł - 850 zł.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Bratislava hl.st.. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Warszawa and arriving at Bratislava. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 13 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 4 h to get from Poland to Slovakia, including transfers.