By train

Zakopane has a railway connection (PKP). It can be reached by train from all the major cities of Poland. The nearest major junctions are Chabówka, Sucha Beskidzka and Cracow (KRAKÓW GŁÓWNY).

By bus

Zakopane has very good bus connection to Cracow. The buses to Zakopane depart from the bus station (PKS), which is located in the close vicinity of Kraków Główny railway station. By car

Zakopane has a connection with Cracow also by the national road No. 95. Other roads join it with Silesia and Nowy Sącz. The following website can be consulted for detailes:

By plane

The nearest international airport is in Cracow (about 100 km) and in Poprad in Slovakia (70 km).

Near Zakopane there are three twenty-four-hour border checkpoints in Chyżne, Łysa Polana and Chochołów.