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There are 13 ways to get from Zakopane to London by bus, plane, train, shuttle, car, car train or car ferry

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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Bus to Krakow, fly to London Heathrow  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to London Heathrow (LHR) KRK - LHR

£48 - £642

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Bus to Krakow, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to London Gatwick (LGW) KRK - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£30 - £120

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Bus to Krakow, fly to London Stansted  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to London Stansted (STN) KRK - STN

£63 - £384

Bus to Krakow, fly to London Luton, train  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to London Luton (LTN) KRK - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL

£51 - £350

Bus to Krakow, fly to Birmingham, train  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Birmingham (BHX) KRK - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston

£88 - £797

Train to Kosice, fly to London Luton, train  •  10h 39m

  1. Take the train from Strba to Kosice
  2. Fly from Kosice (KSC) to London Luton (LTN) KSC - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL

£59 - £528

Bus, bus to Katowice, fly to London Luton, train  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Take the bus from Krakow Central Bus Station to Katowice Airport
  3. Fly from Katowice (KTW) to London Luton (LTN) KTW - LTN
  4. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL

Shuttle to Budapest, fly to London City  •  11h 50m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zakopane to Budapest
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London City (LCY) BUD - LCY

£127 - £362

Train  •  24h 46m

  1. Take the train from Zakopane to Rzepin Tlk
  2. Take the train from Rzepin to Berlin Hbf Eic / ...
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  5. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£236 - £588

Bus  •  28h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Myślenice 1363 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Myślenice Dworzec Pks to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station

£53 - £76

Bus via Ružomberok  •  32h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Myślenice
  2. Take the bus from Myślenice to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
  3. Take the bus from Ružomberok to London Green Line Coach Station

£86 - £106

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16h 18m

  1. Drive from Zakopane to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

£305 - £383

Drive, car ferry  •  17h 30m

  1. Drive from Zakopane to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

£179 - £298

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zakopane to London is to bus which costs 250 zł - 380 zł and takes 28h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Zakopane to London is to bus and fly which costs 230 zł - 3 200 zł and takes 7h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zakopane to London station. However, there are services departing from Zakopane ZDA and arriving at Victoria, Green Line Coach Station via Myślenice Dworzec Pks. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zakopane to London. However, there are services departing from Zakopane and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Rzepin, Berlin Hbf, Koeln Hbf and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 46m.

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The distance between Zakopane and London is 899 miles.

The best way to get from Zakopane to London without a car is to train which takes 24h 46m and costs 1 100 zł - 2 900 zł.

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It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Zakopane to London, including transfers.

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

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Zakopane to London train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Zakopane station.

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The best way to get from Zakopane to London is to train which takes 24h 46m and costs 1 100 zł - 2 900 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 250 zł - 380 zł and takes 28h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Zakopane to London.
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  • Distance: 899.5 miles
  • Duration: 7h 42m

What companies run services between Zakopane, Poland and London, England?

You can take a train from Zakopane to London King's Cross via Rzepin, Berlin Hbf, Koeln Hbf, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 24h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zakopane to London Victoria via Myślenice and Myślenice Dworzec Pks in around 28h 43m.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Krakow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£28 - £180
Flights from Krakow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£19 - £90
Flights from Krakow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£22 - £100
Flights from Katowice to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£22 - £100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Krakow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£29 - £140
Flights from Krakow to London Gatwick via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Krakow to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Krakow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£119 - £120
Flights from Krakow to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£119 - £120
Flights from Krakow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £140
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Krakow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £110
Flights from Krakow to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £110
Flights from Krakow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£19 - £95
Flights from Krakow to London Luton via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£21 - £100
Flights from Krakow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£22 - £110
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Krakow to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £370
Flights from Krakow to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Krakow to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £1,100
Flights from Krakow to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£80 - £330
Flights from Krakow to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £320
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Krakow to London Heathrow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £220
Flights from Krakow to Birmingham via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £310
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Krakow to London Heathrow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £140
Flights from Budapest to London City
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£65 - £230
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Krakow to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£100 - £190
Flights from Krakow to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £230
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Krakow to London Heathrow via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£65 - £170
Flights from Krakow to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£55 - £210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Krakow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Krakow to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £180
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Krakow to London Heathrow via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £210
Air Leisure
Website
air-leisure.com
Flights from Krakow to London Stansted via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£45 - £250
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Krakow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from Kosice to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £1,000
Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham International to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Štrba, žel. st. to Košice, žel. st.
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £11
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
£4 - £6
1st Class
£6 - £11
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Štrba to Košice
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£3 - £13
Website
LEO Express
Economy
£3 - £5
Business
£6 - £7
Premium
£10 - £13
Czech Railways (ČD)
PKP Intercity

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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Zakopane to Rzepin
Ave. Duration
11h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£13 - £25
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
£13 - £16
1st Class
£19 - £25
Train from Rzepin to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£8 - £14
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
£8 - £10
1st Class
£10 - £14
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Rzepin to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£85 - £120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Rzepin to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£22 - £26
Website
Bahn DE
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£85 - £120
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
FlixMobility
Website
flixbus.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £120
Website
Thalys
Standard
£55 - £80
Comfort
£70 - £90
Premium
£85 - £120
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £310
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£270 - £310
Standard
£90 - £120
Standard Premier
£130 - £170
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
MajerBus
Phone
669 060 060
Email
biuro@majerbus.pl
Website
majerbus.pl
Bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Schedules at
majerbus.pl
Bus from Zakopane ZDA to Myślenice
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Schedules at
majerbus.pl
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zakopane, Zakopane, Parking E.Leclerc to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zakopane to Myślenice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Myślenice to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
Bus from Zakopane to Myślenice
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
PKS Gryfice
Phone
914 698 311
Website
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Zakopane to Kraków
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Zakopane to Myslenice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl
Eksprestransfer
Phone
+48 603 966 598
Email
rezerwacja@eksprestransfer.pl
Website
pyrzowiceekspres.pl
Bus from Krakow Central Bus Station to Katowice Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Unknown
Eksprestransfer
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Zakopane to Budapest
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£50 - £75
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Myślenice Dworzec Pks to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
26h 14m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£50 - £70
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Ružomberok to London Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
26h 53m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£75 - £90
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Calais to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £45
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£4
2-bed inside cabin
£30 - £45

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The quickest flight from Krakow Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Zakopane to London bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Victoria, Green Line Coach Station.

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London is 1h behind Zakopane. It is currently 11:10 PM in Zakopane and 10:10 PM in London.

Zakopane to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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