There are 9 ways to get from Warsaw to Banská Bystrica by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  8 h 23 min

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

$20 - $31

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Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Warsaw, Warsaw Centrum to Kraków, Kraków MDA P6
  2. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Banská Bystrica 911

$29 - $50

Bus Tourbus Bulgaria  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Banská Bystrica

$46 - $61

Drive  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Banská Bystrica 343.3 miles

$65 - $110

Fly to Krakow, bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Krakow (KRK) WAW - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Banská Bystrica

$38 - $123

Fly to Budapest, bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Budapest (BUD) WAW - BUD
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Orange Ways to Banska Bystrica

Fly to Kosice, train  •  9 h 33 min

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

$87 - $252

Fly to Vienna, train  •  9 h 42 min

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

$97 - $202

Fly to Katowice, bus, train  •  10 h 5 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
  4. Take the train from Zilina to Banska Bystrica

$33 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Banská Bystrica is to train which costs 75 zł - 120 zł and takes 8 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Banská Bystrica is to drive which costs 250 zł - 380 zł and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Banská Bystrica is 410 km. The road distance is 549.3 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Warsaw to Banská Bystrica, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Banská Bystrica. However, there are services departing from Warsaw, Warsaw Centrum and arriving at Banská Bystrica via Kraków, Kraków MDA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Banská Bystrica. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Banska Bystrica via Bohumin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Banská Bystrica, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Warsaw to Banská Bystrica via Bohumin in around 8 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Warsaw to Banská Bystrica via Kraków, Kraków MDA in around 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Krakow
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $130
Flights from Warsaw to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
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
Flights from Warsaw to Katowice
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Warsaw to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Warsaw to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $260
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Banska Bystrica
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Zilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
cd.cz
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Kosice to Zvolen osobna stanica
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Banska Bystrica mest
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Zilina to Banska Bystrica
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
slovakrail.sk
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
$12 - $15
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Warsaw, Warsaw Centrum to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Banská Bystrica
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Tourbus Bulgaria
Phone
00359 2 980 68 62
Email
touringbus@touring.bg
Website
touring.bg
Bus from Kraków to Banská Bystrica
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
touring.bg
Bus from Warszawa to Banská Bystrica
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
touring.bg
Bus from Budapest Orange Ways to Banska Bystrica
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
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

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