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

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Bus to Krakow, fly to Munich  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Munich (MUC) KRK - MUC

$90 - $318

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Bus, night bus  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Take the night bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Munich, Munich central bus station N899

$54 - $99

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Shuttle to Vienna, fly to Munich  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zakopane to Bratislava
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Munich (MUC) VIE - MUC

$152 - $442

Train to Katowice, fly to Munich  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Zakopane to Katowice
  2. Fly from Katowice (KTW) to Munich (MUC) KTW - MUC

$99 - $262

Bus to Krakow, fly to Nuremberg, train  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Kraków
  2. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Nuremberg (NUE) KRK - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf

$154 - $313

Shuttle to Budapest, fly to Munich  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zakopane to Budapest
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Munich (MUC) BUD - MUC

$155 - $372

Train  •  14 h 14 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 Salzburg Hbf Rj
  4. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...

$92 - $154

Train via Praha hl.n.  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Zakopane to Czechowice-Dziedzice Ks
  2. Take the train from Czechowice-Dziedzice to Praha hl.n. Ec
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to München Hbf Ex

$82 - $123

Bus  •  18 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Zakopane ZDA to Myślenice
  2. Take the bus from Myślenice to Munich ZOB

$59 - $88

Drive  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Zakopane to Munich 513.6 miles

$100 - $160

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No, there is no direct bus from Zakopane to Munich. However, there are services departing from Zakopane ZDA and arriving at Munich ZOB via Myślenice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zakopane to Munich. However, there are services departing from Zakopane and arriving at München Hbf via Pszczyna, Wien Hbf and Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 14 min.

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The distance between Zakopane and Munich is 627 km. The road distance is 821.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zakopane to Munich without a car is to train which takes 14 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Zakopane to Munich, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Zakopane to Munich is to train which takes 14 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Krakow Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Zakopane to Munich bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Munich ZOB station.

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  • Distance: 392.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 55 min

What companies run services between Zakopane, Poland and Munich, Germany?

You can take a train from Zakopane to Munich via Pszczyna, Wien Hbf, and Salzburg Hbf in around 14 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zakopane to Munich via Myślenice in around 18 h 14 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Krakow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Krakow to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Katowice to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Katowice to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Krakow to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Krakow to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Krakow to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Budapest to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Krakow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Krakow to Munich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Katowice to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Katowice to Munich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Krakow to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$21 - $150
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 Katowice
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $16
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 Czechowice-Dziedzice
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Czechowice-Dziedzice to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
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 Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Bus operators
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
Bus from Zakopane ZDA to Myślenice
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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
Bus from Zakopane to Myślenice
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
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
Shuttle from Zakopane to Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Myślenice to Munich ZOB
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.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
Night bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Zakopane to Munich train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at München Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zakopane to Munich is 822 km. It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to drive from Zakopane to Munich.

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LOT, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Krakow Airport to Munich Airport.

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