There are 4 ways to get from Zakopane to Slovakia 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  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Liptovsky Mikulas to Bratislava hl.st. Intercity / ...

$23 - $34

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Nowy Targ to Bratislava Mlynské nivy E-710

$28 - $51

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Zakopane to Bratislava 206.9 miles

$40 - $65

Shuttle  •  6 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zakopane to Bratislava Eurobusways

$60 - $110

What companies run services between Zakopane, Poland and Slovakia?

Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Zakopane to Bratislava every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, Billy operates a bus from Zakopane to Bratislava 4 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 24 min.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Liptovsky Mikulas to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
slovakrail.sk
Bus operators
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Nowy Targ to Bratislava Mlynské nivy
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Schedules at
jordan.billy.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
$60 - $110
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zakopane to Slovakia?

The distance between Zakopane and Slovakia is 72 km. The road distance is 331 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zakopane to Slovakia?

The cheapest way to get from Zakopane to Slovakia is to train which costs 75 zł - 120 zł and takes 4 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Zakopane to Slovakia?

The quickest way to get from Zakopane to Slovakia is to drive which takes 4 h 2 min and costs 140 zł - 210 zł.

Is there a direct bus between Zakopane and Slovakia?

No, there is no direct bus from Zakopane to Slovakia. However, there are services departing from Zakopane ZDA and arriving at Bratislava Mlynské nivy via Nowy Targ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 59 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Zakopane to Slovakia, including transfers.