Travel from Zakopane to Budapest

Bus or train from Zakopane to Budapest?

You can take a train from Zakopane to Budapest via Strba and Kosice in around 7 hours 20 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zakopane to Budapest via Myślenice and Népliget M in around 9 hours 4 minutes.

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How to get from Zakopane to Budapest

ModeDurationPrice
From Zakopane drive to Strba, train to Kosice, then train to Budapest-Keleti.7 h 20 min29€
From Zakopane ZDA bus to Nowy Targ dw.aut., bus to Poprad-Tatry, train to Kosice, then train to Budapest-Keleti.8 h 56 min27€
From Zakopane ZDA bus to Myślenice, bus to Népliget M, then bus to Deák Ferenc tér M.9 h 4 min34€
From Zakopane train to Krakow Plaszow then night train to Budapest-Keleti.14 h 29 min29€
From Zakopane drive to Budapest.4 h 55 min35€
From Zakopane ZDA bus to Nowy Targ dw.aut., bus to Poprad AS, walk to Poprad, Shuttle bus to Keleti pályaudvar M, then line 178 bus to Dózsa György tér.7 h 15 min75€

How long does it take to get from Zakopane to Budapest?

It takes approximately 7 hours 20 minutes to get from Zakopane to Budapest, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Zakopane and Budapest?

No, there is no direct train from Zakopane to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Zakopane and arriving at Budapest-Keleti via Krakow Plaszow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 hours 29 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Zakopane and Budapest?

No, there is no direct bus from Zakopane to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Zakopane ZDA and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Myślenice and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 hours 4 minutes.

Operators from Zakopane to Budapest

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
MajerBus669 060 060MajerBus
Leo Express+420 220 311 700Leo Express
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
BKK+36 1 3 255 255BKK
Polish Railways (PKP)703 200 200Polish Railways (PKP)
Eurobusways+36 20 9148100Eurobusways