Approximately 20 km (12 miles) southwest of Ostrava and 20 km northeast of Nový Jičín, Studénka is situated in a lowland area in the North of the Moravian Gate, a geomorphological feature in the Czech Republic's Moravian region and a natural pass between the Sudetes in the west and the Carpathian Mountains in the west.

The youngest town in the Nový Jičín district, Studénka consists of three neighbourhoods, Studénka, Butovice and Nová Horka, which are surrounded by the small communities of Albrechtičky, Pustějov, Velké Albrechtice and Bartošovice.

Leoš Janáček Airport Ostrava