There are 10 ways to get from Zakopane to Český Krumlov by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Zakopane to Pszczyna Ks
  2. Take the train from Pszczyna to Wien Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Linz Hbf Rj / ...
  4. Take the bus from Linz to Český Krumlov

$120 - $150

Cheapest option

Train Leo Express s.r.o.  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Zakopane to Pszczyna Ks
  2. Take the train from Pszczyna to Praha
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Cesky Krumlov Ex

$23 - $68

8 alternative options

Bus  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Prague, Prague Main station 913
  3. Take the bus from Praha hl. n. to Český Krumlov Špičák

$41 - $74

Train via Brno hl.n.  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Zakopane to Rybnik(PL)
  2. Take the train from Bohumin to Brno hl.n. R
  3. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Ceske Budejovice R

$28 - $44

Drive  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Zakopane to Český Krumlov 368.8 miles

$65 - $95

Bus to Krakow, fly to Vienna, train, bus  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Vienna (VIE) KRK - VIE
  3. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
  4. Take the bus from Linz to Český Krumlov

$198 - $446

Train to Kosice, fly to Vienna, train, bus  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Strba to Kosice
  2. Fly from Kosice (KSC) to Vienna (VIE) KSC - VIE
  3. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
  4. Take the bus from Linz to Český Krumlov

$205 - $555

Shuttle to Vienna, fly to Linz, bus  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zakopane to Bratislava
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Linz (LNZ) VIE - LNZ
  3. Take the bus from Linz to Český Krumlov

$246 - $620

Train to Kosice, fly to Prague, train  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Strba to Kosice
  2. Fly from Kosice (KSC) to Prague (PRG) KSC - PRG
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Ceske Budejovice

$90 - $261

Shuttle, train, bus  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zakopane to Bratislava
  2. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Simmering Rex
  3. Take the bus from Vienna to Český Krumlov

$142 - $188

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zakopane to Český Krumlov is to train which costs 100 zł - 170 zł and takes 16 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zakopane to Český Krumlov is to drive which costs 240 zł - 350 zł and takes 7 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zakopane to Český Krumlov. However, there are services departing from Zakopane ZDA and arriving at Český Krumlov Špičák via Kraków, Kraków MDA and Praha hl. n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zakopane to Český Krumlov. However, there are services departing from Zakopane and arriving at Cesky Krumlov via Pszczyna and Praha hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 58 min.

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The distance between Zakopane and Český Krumlov is 414 km. The road distance is 590.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zakopane to Český Krumlov without a car is to train and bus which takes 12 h 24 min and costs 440 zł - 550 zł.

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It takes approximately 12 h 24 min to get from Zakopane to Český Krumlov, including transfers.

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Zakopane to Český Krumlov bus services, operated by MajerBus, depart from Zakopane ZDA station.

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

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The best way to get from Zakopane to Český Krumlov is to train which takes 12 h 58 min and costs 85 zł - 250 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 150 zł - 280 zł and takes 14 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Zakopane to Český Krumlov.
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  • Distance: 258.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 24 min

What companies run services between Zakopane, Poland and Český Krumlov, Czech Republic?

You can take a train from Zakopane to Český Krumlov via Pszczyna, Praha, and Praha hl.n. in around 12 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zakopane to Český Krumlov via Kraków, Kraków, Kraków MDA, Prague, Prague Main station, and Praha hl. n. in around 14 h 30 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Krakow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Kosice to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Linz
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Kosice to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Krakow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Linz
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Kosice to Prague via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Kosice to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
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 Zakopane to Pszczyna
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Pszczyna to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Zakopane to Rybnik(PL)
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $16
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Pszczyna to Praha
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $45
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Business
$21 - $23
Premium
$30 - $45
Train from Štrba to Košice
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $19
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Business
$9 - $11
Premium
$15 - $19
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Cesky Krumlov
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Brno hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Ceske Budejovice
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Ceske Budejovice
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
cd.cz
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Strba to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Simmering
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
slovakrail.sk
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Ceske Budejovice
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Linz to Český Krumlov
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Vienna to Český Krumlov
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
MajerBus
Phone
669 060 060
Email
biuro@majerbus.pl
Website
majerbus.pl
Bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
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 Zakopane to Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 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 Kraków, Kraków MDA to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Praha hl. n. to Český Krumlov Špičák
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $10
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Zakopane to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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