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There are 3 ways to get from Rzeszów to Košice by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Rzeszow to Kosice Alex-Poland

$40 - $60

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Train  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from Rzeszow Glowny to Medzilaborce Os
  2. Take the train from Medzilaborce to Humenne Os
  3. Take the train from Humenne to Kosice predmestie Os

$14 - $21

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Drive  •  3h 5m

  1. Drive from Rzeszów to Košice 124 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Rzeszów to Košice is to train which costs 50 zł - 80 zł and takes 8h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Rzeszów to Košice is to drive which costs 90 zł - 140 zł and takes 3h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rzeszow and arriving at Kosice. Services depart once a week, and operate Tuesday. The journey takes approximately 3h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rzeszów to Košice. However, there are services departing from Rzeszow Glowny and arriving at Kosice predmestie via Medzilaborce and Humenne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 39m.

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The distance between Rzeszów and Košice is 157 km. The road distance is 198.4 km.

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The best way to get from Rzeszów to Košice without a car is to bus which takes 3h 24m and costs 160 zł - 230 zł.

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The bus from Rzeszow to Kosice takes 3h 24m including transfers and departs once a week.

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Rzeszów to Košice bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, depart from Rzeszow station.

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Rzeszów to Košice train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Rzeszow Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Rzeszów to Košice is to bus which takes 3h 24m and costs 160 zł - 230 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 50 zł - 80 zł and takes 8h 39m.

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Map of how to get from Rzeszów to Košice.
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  • Distance: 98.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 24m

What companies run services between Rzeszów, Poland and Košice, Slovakia?

Autokar Polska operates a bus from Rzeszów to Košice once a week. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 3h 24m. Adamis Tours also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rzeszów to Košice via Medzilaborce and Humenne in around 8h 39m.

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 Rzeszow Glowny to Medzilaborce
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Medzilaborce to Humenne
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Humenne to Kosice predmestie
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
slovakrail.sk
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Rzeszow to Kosice
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Adamis Tours
Website
adamistours.pl
Bus from Rzeszow station to Kosice Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
adamistours.pl

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Rzeszów to Košice bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Kosice station.

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Rzeszów to Košice train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Kosice predmestie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rzeszów to Košice is 198 km. It takes approximately 3h 5m to drive from Rzeszów to Košice.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Košice. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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