|Distance||31 miles (50 km)|
|Bus companies||Busfor, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Kraków to Oswiecim cover the 31 miles (50 km) long journey with our travel partners like Busfor, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available.
Travel between Kraków and Oswiecim on FlixBus buses with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
When purchasing your FlixBus bus tickets between Kraków and Oswiecim, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
Anyone who is thinking about visiting the site of Auschwitz can easily reach their destination via buses from Krakow. Every day of the week, 5 direct buses depart from Krakow city center for Oswiecim (the Polish name for Auschwitz), and travelers can expect the journey to take between 1 hour 25 minutes and 1 hour 40 minutes.
Two major companies operate buses from Krakow to Auschwitz. Leo Express operates a daily schedule, offering connections all year-round, while FlixBus offers 4 direct services every day.
Buses to Auschwitz from Krakow should take between 1 hour 25 minutes and 1 hour 40 minutes to get to Oswiecim, and there will be no need to make any changes.
Buses leave every day from Krakow for Auschwitz (Oswiecim). There will be 5 direct buses whenever travelers need to make the trip, with departures around breakfast time, mid-morning, and in the late afternoon. None require passengers to switch buses or stop at any point.
Departure Bus Station: All buses to Auschwitz from Krakow will leave from Krakow's Dworzec Autobusowy (main bus station). The bus station can be found next door to the main station (Krakow Glowny), around 500 meters north-east of Stare Miasto and the city's historic core. Walking from central hotels shouldn't take more than 20 minutes, but local buses like the 414 are also available for those with heavy luggage. Anyone who is flying into Krakow Airport can catch trains direct to Glowny, and they should expect a transfer time in the region of 20 minutes.
Arrival Bus Station: All buses from Krakow will arrive at Oswiecim's Museum Auschwitz bus stop. Although the name suggests that the bus stops outside the site of the concentration camp, that isn't actually the case. Museum bus stop is situated in central Oswiecim, near the Auschwitz Memorial and Museum, but around 500 meters away from the famous Birkenau Gate. To get there, visitors can take taxis across town, but it should only take around 25 minutes to walk from the FlixBus and Leo Express stops.
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