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European long distance path E8 from Border Austria-Slovakia to Border Slovakia - Poland (752km)

Hiking map, Points of Interest, Elevation graph and GPS File

For planning walks on the E8. With the different features on this page, parts of the E8 can be selected and distances determined.

POIs E8 from Border Austria-Slovakia to Border Slovakia - Poland

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Start End Name Type Distance from Border Austria-Slovakia (km approximate) Shortest distance to E8 (km)
Border Austria-Slovakia
Border 0.0 1.93
City 6.7 0.91
Village 40.2 3.50
Village 78.2 1.91
Dobrá Voda
Village 91.1 0.02
Brezová pod Bradlom
Town 104 0.01
Town 113 0.00
Town 117 0.02
Town 145 0.03
Town 154 0.03
Nové Mesto nad Váhom
Town 164 0.01
Town 183 0.09
Mníchova Lehota-Jarky
Town 194 0.01
Town 202 0.30
Town 207 0.96
Trencianske Teplice
Town 219 0.12
Horná Poruba
Town 234 0.56
Town 250 0.00
Town 259 0.05
Town 289 1.40
Village 318 0.03
Kremnické Bane
Village 322 0.25
Town 326 0.63
Village 334 1.14
Town 373 0.02
Vyšná Boca
Town 425 2.34
Town 466 0.14
Mlynky - Palcmanská Maša
Town 488 0.69
Town 526 1.86
Štós - kúpele
Town 544 0.13
Village 607 0.00
Town 621 0.20
Malý Šariš
Village 634 0.01
Velký Šariš
Town 639 0.23
Town 649 0.01
Town 653 0.01
Village 671 0.00
Station Klušov
Station 675 1.09
Town 681 0.01
Village 699 0.09
Village 703 0.43
Village 714 0.08
Town 727 0.02
Village 734 0.03
Nižná Pisaná
Town 739 0.02
Village 744 0.19
Obec Vyšný Komárnik
Town 751 0.27
Border Slovakia - Poland
Border 752 0.00
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Selected part E8

Route from Border Austria-Slovakia (Border) to Border Slovakia - Poland (Border)
Shortest distance from Border Austria-Slovakia to the E8: 1.93 km
Length of the displayed part of the E8: 751 km
Shortest distance from E8 to Border Slovakia - Poland: 0.00 km
Total distance Border Austria-Slovakia - Border Slovakia - Poland approximately 752 km

Total ascent 33,259 m
Total Descent 32,903 m
The elevation data contains minor measurement errors which can cause the total ascent and the total decent to be (far) too high.
The altitude differences on the routes from the starting point to the hiking route and from the walking route to the endpoint are not included in the totals!

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The calculation is an approximation. The actual duration varies per person and also depends on the terrain and the weather conditions.
The formula used to calculate the walking time: Walkingtime = distance / horizontalspeed + ( totalascent / ascentspeed + totaldescent / descentspeed)/2

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Info selected point (s)

Start point Border Austria-Slovakia
Distance on the E8 from Dersey Island 3,146 km
Distance to E8 1.93 km
Wolsate (end E8) 923 km
Type Border
Elevation 138 m

End point Border Slovakia - Poland
Distance on the E8 from Dersey Island 3,897 km
Distance to E8 0.00 km
Wolsate (end E8) 172 km
Type Border

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Notes on the map and the table

The track of the E8 is based on data from the website Waymarkedtrails .
The most recent version of the route can be seen on Waymarkedtrails (WT) and Openstreetmap (OSM). (Date last update on this website)
Ireland WT OSM (December 22, 2021)
Great-Britain WT OSM (December 22, 2021)
Netherlands WT OSM (December 22, 2021)
Germany WT OSM (December 22, 2021)
Austria WT OSM (December 22, 2021)
Slovakia WT OSM (December 22, 2021)
Poland WT OSM (December 22, 2021)
On Openstreetmap you can adjust any errors in the route yourself. Waymarkedtrails is based on Openstreetmap.
Heights have been added to Waymarkedtrails tracks using the website gpsvisualizer.com.

The exact locations of Cities, Towns, Villages and Hamlets are based on the locations that Openstreetmap gives. Usually this is somewhere in the center.

The distances in the table and on the map are an approximation!! This is because the actual routes from the E8 to the POI are not included.
The distance from a Point Of Interest (POI) to the E8 is the shortest distance to the E8 in a direct line.

The distances between two POIs (point 1 and point 2) are calculated as follows
Total distance = Distance point 1 to nearest point on the E8 + Distance point 2 to nearest point on the E8 + Distance between the two nearest points on the E8

If points 1 and 2 are close to the E8, the calculated distance is usually a good approximation.
If one of the two points is situated further from E8, the actual distance may differ (significantly) from the calculated distance.

It is recommended to check the route from a starting point to the E8 and from the E8 to the end of a stage! This may e.g. by zooming in on the map and checking for a path or road from the starting point to the E8 and from the E8 to the end point.

The track of the E8 may include errors. Also, the recorded POIs may include errors! It is recommended to check the track and points before walking the path!
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Data routes and POI by OpenStreetMap.org contributors under CC BY-SA 2.0 license.


- European long distance path E8 website (Dutch)


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