There are 8 ways to get from Warsaw to Žilina by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bohumin Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Bohumin to Zilina R / ...

$16 - $24

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Bus  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Warsaw, Warsaw Centrum to Radom, Radom Dworzec Autobusowy P10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Radom, Radom Dworzec Autobusowy to Kraków, Kraków MDA P6
  3. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station 911
  4. Take the bus from Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station to Žilina 915

$29 - $51

Night bus, train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the night bus from Warszawa Centrum to Bohumín Leo Express
  2. Take the train from Bohumin to Zilina R / ...

$19 - $26

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Žilina 300.3 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Katowice, bus, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Katowice (KTW) WAW - KTW
  2. Take the bus from Katowice Airport to Bohumín
  3. Take the train from Bohumin to Zilina

$28 - $141

Fly to Krakow, bus, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Krakow (KRK) WAW - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Bohumín
  3. Take the train from Bohumin to Zilina

$33 - $112

Fly to Kosice, train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Kosice (KSC) WAW - KSC
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Zilina

$86 - $251

Fly to Vienna, train  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Vienna (VIE) WAW - VIE
  2. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zilina

$96 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Žilina is to train which costs 60 zł - 95 zł and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Žilina is to drive which takes 5 h 28 min and costs 220 zł - 330 zł.

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The distance between Warsaw and Žilina is 371 km. The road distance is 481 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Warsaw to Žilina, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Žilina. However, there are services departing from Warsaw, Warsaw Centrum and arriving at Žilina via Radom, Radom Dworzec Autobusowy, Kraków, Kraków MDA and Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Žilina. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Zilina via Bohumin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Žilina, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Warsaw to Žilina via Bohumin in around 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Warsaw to Žilina via Radom, Radom Dworzec Autobusowy, Kraków, Kraków MDA, and Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station in around 11 h 51 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Katowice
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Flights from Warsaw to Krakow
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $130
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
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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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)
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Zilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cd.cz
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Bohumín to Žilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$7 - $9
Premium
$11 - $15
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Bohumín to Žilina, Žilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Kosice to Zilina
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zilina
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
slovakrail.sk
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Warsaw, Warsaw Centrum to Radom, Radom Dworzec Autobusowy
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Radom, Radom Dworzec Autobusowy to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station to Žilina
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Ružomberok to Žilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Night bus from Warszawa Centrum to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$14 - $19
Bus from Katowice Airport to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Kraków Airport to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$6 - $9

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