There are 10 ways to get from Szczecin to Zakopane by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Krakow Glowny Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$22 - $35

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Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Szczecin, Szczecin station to Kraków, Kraków MDA 1362
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$42 - $71

Bus PKS Gryfice  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Szczecin to Zakopane

$24 - $35

Night train  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the night train from Szczecin Glowny to Zakopane Regional

$22 - $35

Drive  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Szczecin to Zakopane 460.4 miles

$75 - $120

Train to Szczecin, fly to Krakow, bus  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Port Lotniczy Szczecin-Goleniow
  2. Fly from Szczecin (SZZ) to Krakow (KRK) SZZ - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$107 - $403

Train to Szczecin, fly to Katowice, bus  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Port Lotniczy Szczecin-Goleniow
  2. Fly from Szczecin (SZZ) to Katowice (KTW) SZZ - KTW
  3. Take the bus from Katowice Flughafen to Krakau Zob Mda
  4. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$50 - $295

Train to Szczecin, fly to Warsaw, train, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Port Lotniczy Szczecin-Goleniow
  2. Fly from Szczecin (SZZ) to Warsaw (WAW) SZZ - WAW
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Krakow Glowny
  4. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$27 - $132

Bus to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly to Krakow, bus  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Szczecin Dworzec Główny PKP to Berlin Schönefeld Airport
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Krakow (KRK) SXF - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków to Zakopane ZDA

$70 - $399

Train to Szczecin, fly to Kosice, train  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Port Lotniczy Szczecin-Goleniow
  2. Fly from Szczecin (SZZ) to Kosice (KSC) SZZ - KSC
  3. Take the train from Košice, Košice station to Štrba

$65 - $332

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Szczecin and arriving at Zakopane. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 13 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Szczecin Glowny and arriving at Zakopane. The journey takes approximately 11 h 51 min.

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The distance between Szczecin and Zakopane is 592 km. The road distance is 736.6 km.

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The best way to get from Szczecin to Zakopane without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 8 min to get from Szczecin to Zakopane, including transfers.

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Szczecin to Zakopane bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Szczecin, Szczecin station.

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Szczecin to Zakopane train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Szczecin Glowny station.

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There is no direct flight from Szczecin Airport to Krakow Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Szczecin to Zakopane.
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  • Distance: 370.2 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 8 min

What companies run services between Szczecin, Poland and Zakopane, Poland?

You can take a bus from Szczecin to Zakopane via Kraków, Kraków MDA and Kraków in around 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Szczecin to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Szczecin to Krakow via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Szczecin to Krakow via Warsaw, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Szczecin to Krakow via Warsaw, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Szczecin to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Szczecin to Katowice via Warsaw, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Szczecin to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Szczecin to Kosice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Szczecin to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$8 - $110
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Szczecin to Katowice via Stockholm Skavsta
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
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 Szczecin Glowny to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Intercity.pl
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2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$24 - $35
Night train from Szczecin Glowny to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
11 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Szczecin Glowny to Port Lotniczy Szczecin-Goleniow
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $20
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Košice, Košice station to Štrba
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Košice to Štrba
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $19
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Business
$9 - $11
Premium
$15 - $19
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
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 Szczecin, Szczecin station to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
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
PKS Gryfice
Phone
914 698 311
Website
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Szczecin to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.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
Interglobus
Phone
(+48) 91 48 50 422
Email
biuro@followme.pl
Website
interglobus.pl
Bus from Szczecin Dworzec Główny PKP to Berlin Schönefeld Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
interglobus.pl

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Yes, the driving distance between Szczecin to Zakopane is 737 km. It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to drive from Szczecin to Zakopane.

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Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and LOT offer flights from Szczecin Airport to Krakow Airport.

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There are 2773+ hotels available in Zakopane. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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