There are 9 ways to get from Vienna to Zakopane by bus, train, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien Erdberg to Nowy Targ E-710

$29 - $44

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Train  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Pszczyna Ec
  2. Take the train from Pszczyna to Zakopane Ks / ...

$21 - $33

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Train, bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Poprad-Tatry Rex
  2. Take the bus from Poprad AS to Nowy Targ dw.aut. Leo Express

$46 - $71

Night train, train  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Czechowice-Dziedzice En
  2. Take the train from Czechowice-Dziedzice to Zakopane Ks / ...

$23 - $36

Drive  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Zakopane 256.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Krakow, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Krakow (KRK) VIE - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Kasprowicza

$109 - $336

Fly to Budapest, shuttle  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Zakopane

$175 - $400

Fly to Kosice, bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Kosice (KSC) VIE - KSC
  2. Take the bus from Košice AS to Nowy Targ dw.aut.

$111 - $426

Bus, shuttle  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Bratislava
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bratislava to Zakopane Eurobusways

$64 - $111

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Zakopane is to train which costs 18€ - 29€ and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Zakopane is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Zakopane is 289 km. The road distance is 410 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 39 min to get from Vienna to Zakopane, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Zakopane. However, there are services departing from Wien Erdberg and arriving at Kasprowicza via Nowy Targ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Zakopane. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Zakopane via Pszczyna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 56 min.

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There are 2820+ hotels available in Zakopane. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Vienna to Zakopane train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien station.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Zakopane.
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  • Distance: 180.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 39 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Zakopane, Poland?

Billy operates a bus from Vienna to Zakopane 4 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Zakopane via Pszczyna in around 8 h 56 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Kosice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Pszczyna
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Czechowice-Dziedzice
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Pszczyna to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Czechowice-Dziedzice to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Wien Erdberg to Nowy Targ
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Poprad AS to Nowy Targ dw.aut.
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Bus from Košice AS to Nowy Targ dw.aut.
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $10
MajerBus
Phone
669 060 060
Email
biuro@majerbus.pl
Website
majerbus.pl
Bus from Kraków to Kasprowicza
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
majerbus.pl
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Bratislava to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Eurobus SK

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