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There are 4 ways to get from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Ruzomberok to Poprad 701504 / ...

9€ - 19€

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Train  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the train from Ruzomberok to Poprad-Tatry Re / ...

4€ - 10€

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry 85.8 km

80€ - 100€

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry 85.8 km

8€ - 13€

Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry by buses

The bus journey time between Ružomberok and Vysoké Tatry is around 15h 15m and covers a distance of around 101 km. The fastest bus normally takes 15h 15m. Operated by Slivtour, FlixBus and SAD Humenne, the Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry bus service departs from Ruzomberok and arrives in Vysoké Tatry Starý Smokovec. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
15h 15m
Fastest bus time:
15h 15m
Buses per week:
2
Cheapest price:
9€
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
17:40
Last bus departs at:
17:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry bus schedules

Ružomberok → Vysoké Tatry
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vysoké Tatry is 917 222 682.

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The cheapest way to get from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry is to train which costs 3€ - 11€ and takes 2h 42m.

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The fastest way to get from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry is to taxi. Taking this option will cost 80€ - 100€ and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry. However, there are services departing from Ruzomberok and arriving at Vysoké Tatry Starý Smokovec via Poprad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry. However, there are services departing from Ruzomberok and arriving at Stary Smokovec via Poprad-Tatry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 42m.

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The distance between Ružomberok and Vysoké Tatry is 67 km. The road distance is 85.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry without a car is to bus which takes 2h 30m and costs 8€ - 19€.

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It takes approximately 2h 30m to get from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry, including transfers.

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Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry bus services, operated by Slivtour, depart from Ruzomberok station.

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Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Ruzomberok station.

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The best way to get from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry is to bus which takes 2h 30m and costs 8€ - 19€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 3€ - 11€ and takes 2h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry.
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  • Distance: 66.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 30m

What companies run services between Ružomberok, Slovakia and Vysoké Tatry, Slovakia?

Slivtour operates a bus from Ruzomberok to Poprad once daily. Tickets cost 12€ - 17€ and the journey takes 1h 15m. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Ruzomberok to Poprad-Tatry hourly. Tickets cost 4€ - 6€ and the journey takes 1h 38m. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Ruzomberok to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
3€ - 9€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
3€ - 6€
1st Class
5€ - 9€
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ruzomberok to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
Business
5€ - 7€
1st Class
5€ - 7€
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Ruzomberok to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
2€ - 10€
Website
LEO Express
Economy
2€ - 4€
Economy Plus
4€ - 7€
Business
4€ - 7€
Premium
6€ - 10€
Bus operators
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Ruzomberok to Poprad
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Schedules at
slivtour.sk
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 Ružomberok bus station to Poprad bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
80€ - 100€

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Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry bus services, operated by Slivtour, arrive at Poprad station.

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Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Poprad-Tatry station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry is 86 km. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Ružomberok to Vysoké Tatry.

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There are 115+ hotels available in Vysoké Tatry. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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