There are 5 ways to get from Zakopane to Eger by train, bus, car 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 via Bratislava hl.st.  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Strba to Zilina Sc / ...
  2. Take the train from Zilina to Bratislava hl.st. Rex
  3. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati Ec
  4. Take the bus from Budapest Kacsóh Pongrác út to Eger Vasútállomás Bejárati út

$54 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út P14 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Budapest Kacsóh Pongrác út to Eger Vasútállomás Bejárati út

$32 - $58

3 alternative options

Train, bus FlixBus  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Zakopane to Krakow Glowny R / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út P14 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Budapest Kacsóh Pongrác út to Eger Vasútállomás Bejárati út

$35 - $59

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Zakopane to Eger 152.9 miles

$27 - $40

Shuttle, bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zakopane to Budapest Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Stádion Autóbusz Állomas to Eger Vasútállomás Bejárati út 1050

$78 - $107

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The cheapest way to get from Zakopane to Eger is to drive which costs 100 zł - 150 zł and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zakopane to Eger is to drive which costs 100 zł - 150 zł and takes 3 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zakopane to Eger. However, there are services departing from Zakopane ZDA and arriving at Eger Vasútállomás Bejárati út via Kraków, Kraków MDA and Budapest Kacsóh Pongrác út. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 23 min.

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The distance between Zakopane and Eger is 158 km. The road distance is 244.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zakopane to Eger without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 23 min and costs 110 zł - 220 zł.

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It takes approximately 11 h 37 min to get from Zakopane to Eger, including transfers.

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

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Zakopane to Eger bus services, operated by Volanbusz, arrive at Eger Vasútállomás Bejárati út station.

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Map of how to get from Zakopane to Eger.
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  • Distance: 99 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 37 min

What companies run services between Zakopane, Poland and Eger, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Zakopane to Eger via Kraków, Kraków, Kraków MDA, Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út, and Budapest Kacsóh Pongrác út in around 12 h 23 min.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Strba to Zilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Zilina to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
slovakrail.sk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Štrba to Žilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $17
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $10
Premium
$13 - $17
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Štrba to Žilina, Žilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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 Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Volanbusz
Phone
+36 1 382 0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
volanbusz.hu
Bus from Budapest Kacsóh Pongrác út to Eger Vasútállomás Bejárati út
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
volanbusz.hu
Bus from Budapest Stádion Autóbusz Állomas to Eger Vasútállomás Bejárati út
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
volanbusz.hu
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 Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Zakopane to Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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