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There are 5 ways to get from Zakopane to Satu Mare 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  •  11h 36m

  1. Take the train from Strba to Kosice R / ...
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Miskolc-Tiszai Ic
  3. Take the train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Debrecen Ic
  4. Take the train from Debrecen to Satu Mare Sud R

$28 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  13h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Nowy Targ dw.aut. to Košice AS
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Miskolc-Tiszai Ic
  3. Take the train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Debrecen Ic
  4. Take the train from Debrecen to Satu Mare R

$23 - $38

3 alternative options

Bus, train via Poprad  •  13h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Nowy Targ dw.aut. to Poprad AS
  2. Take the train from Poprad-Tatry to Kosice Os / ...
  3. Take the train from Kosice to Miskolc-Tiszai Ic
  4. Take the train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Debrecen Ic
  5. Take the train from Debrecen to Satu Mare Sud R

$25 - $61

Drive  •  5h 29m

  1. Drive from Zakopane to Satu Mare 234.5 miles

$40 - $60

Shuttle  •  10h 30m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zakopane to Budapest Eurobusways
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Satu Mare Eurobusways

$144 - $195

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zakopane to Satu Mare is to bus and train which costs 85 zł - 150 zł and takes 13h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Zakopane to Satu Mare is to drive which costs 150 zł - 220 zł and takes 5h 29m.

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The distance between Zakopane and Satu Mare is 272 km. The road distance is 375.3 km.

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The best way to get from Zakopane to Satu Mare without a car is to bus and train which takes 13h 23m and costs 85 zł - 150 zł.

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It takes approximately 11h 36m to get from Zakopane to Satu Mare, including transfers.

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Satu Mare is 1h ahead of Zakopane. It is currently 5:33 AM in Zakopane and 6:33 AM in Satu Mare.

Yes, the driving distance between Zakopane to Satu Mare is 375 km. It takes approximately 5h 29m to drive from Zakopane to Satu Mare.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Satu Mare. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zakopane to Satu Mare.
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  • Distance: 169.8 miles
  • Duration: 11h 36m

What companies run services between Zakopane, Poland and Satu Mare, Romania?

You can take a train from Zakopane to Satu Mare via Strba, Kosice, Miskolc-Tiszai, and Debrecen in around 11h 36m.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Strba to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Kosice to Miskolc-Tiszai
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Poprad-Tatry to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
slovakrail.sk
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 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
RegioJet
Train from Poprad, Tatry to Košice, žel. st.
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
RegioJet
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Štrba to Košice
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Website
LEO Express
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $9
Premium
$13 - $16
Train from Poprad-Tatry to Košice
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Website
LEO Express
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$7 - $9
Premium
$11 - $15
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Strba to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cd.cz
Train from Poprad-Tatry to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cd.cz
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Debrecen to Satu Mare Sud
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Debrecen to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Poprad-Tatry to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Nowy Targ dw.aut. to Košice AS
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
LEO Express
Economy
$7 - $10
Bus from Nowy Targ dw.aut. to Poprad AS
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LEO Express
Economy
$4 - $6
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Zakopane to Budapest
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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