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Kraków to Budapest

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07:55Kraków, Dworzec Autobusowy11h5019:45Budapest
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12:45Kraków10h4023:25Budapest
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16:00Kraków, Dworzec Autobusowy13h4505:45Budapest
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The fastest buses

from Kraków
to Budapest

Showing times and prices for Aug 24

Fastest Journey

10h 40m

Average

12h 22m

Buses per day

5

Distance

295 km

Of the 5 bus that leave Kraków for Budapest every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 295 km distance in an average of 12h 22m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 10h 40m .

The slowest bus will take 13h 45m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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12:45Kraków10h4023:25Budapest
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$381One-way
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07:55Kraków, Dworzec Autobusowy11h5019:45Budapest
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$391One-way
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07:55Kraków11h5019:45Budapest
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$391One-way
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16:00Kraków, Dworzec Autobusowy13h4505:45Budapest
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$331One-way
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16:00Kraków13h4505:45Budapest
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$331One-way

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Prices across different modes

Bus
Flight
Sat
Aug 24
$14Flixbus
$161Lufthansa
Sun
Aug 25
$19Flixbus
$216Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
Aug 26
$20Flixbus
$255Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
Aug 27
$14Flixbus
$220Norwegian Air Shuttle
Wed
Aug 28
$14Flixbus
$158Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Aug 29
$14Flixbus
$91Eurowings
Fri
Aug 30
$14Flixbus
$91Eurowings
Sat
Aug 31
$14Flixbus
$212Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 1
$17Flixbus
$91csa
Mon
Sep 2
$13Flixbus
$201Germanwings
Tue
Sep 3
$13Flixbus
$96Eurowings
Wed
Sep 4
$14Flixbus
$102Germanwings
Thu
Sep 5
$14Flixbus
$96Eurowings
Fri
Sep 6
$14Flixbus
$91csa
Sat
Sep 7
$14Flixbus
$179Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 8
$14Flixbus
$158Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
Sep 9
$13Flixbus
$134Norwegian Air Shuttle
Tue
Sep 10
$14Flixbus
$91Eurowings
Wed
Sep 11
$13Flixbus
$91Eurowings
Thu
Sep 12
$14Flixbus
$134Eurowings

The cheapest buses

from Kraków
to Budapest

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Cheapest

$33

Average

$36

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Kraków to Budapest will cost around $ 36 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 33.

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16:00Kraków, Dworzec Autobusowy13h4505:45Budapest
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$331One-way
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16:00Kraków13h4505:45Budapest
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$331One-way
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12:45Kraków10h4023:25Budapest
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$391One-way
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07:55Kraków, Dworzec Autobusowy11h5019:45Budapest
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$391One-way
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07:55Kraków11h5019:45Budapest
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$391One-way

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Journey Summary

Kraków to Budapest Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
8 hours 19 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: $14
Buses depart from:Kraków
Bus arrives in:Budapest
Distance:295 km
BusBus Companies:Flixbus

Buses from Krakow to Budapest

Krakow and Budapest are located around 300 km apart, with Slovakia separating them. There are direct buses from Krakow to Budapest offered approximately 4 times per day by PolskiBus, Infobus, and RegioJet. Buses depart from Krakow's Glówny bus station and arrives at Budapest's Népliget station. There are several non-direct services, which mostly involve a change of bus in Bratislava, elsewhere in Slovakia or Vienna.

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Krakow to Budapest Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Krakow to Budapest when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€9

1 Day in Advance

€9

1 Week in Advance

€7

2 Weeks in Advance

€7

1 Month in Advance

€7

3 Months in Advance

€5

Krakow to Budapest Buses: General Information

Taking a bus from Krakow can take as little as 7 hours to arrive in Budapest.

  • autobus Most Krakow to Budapest buses are run by either PolskiBus, Infobus, and RegioJet.
  • autobus Most buses are direct, departing from Krakow's Glówny bus station and arriving at Budapest's Népliget station.
  • autobus Traveling from Krakow to Budapest by bus takes as little as 7 hours.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Krakow to Budapest bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices for Krakow to Budapest buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • Krakow to Budapest bus tickets are 50% cheaper on average when booked 3 months in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.
  • Taking the Bus from Krakow

    Krakow's main bus terminal is integrated into the newly redeveloped, underground Krakow Glówny transportation center, just to the east of the railway station in the city center. Getting to the station is easy, and Krakow has a well-developed public transport system of buses and tram lines, that are simple to navigate. Taxis are a good and inexpensive option, especially for those with lots of luggage. There are 8 night bus lines in Krakow, all of which pass through the Glówny railway station.

    Getting into Budapest by Bus

    The capital city of Hungary, Budapest has gained a name for itself amongst Europeans as the "Paris of the former Eastern bloc". The city's laid-back feel has been attracting visitors from across the continent and beyond, for those who wish to relax in the numerous geothermal spas, spend time in the many bars and coffee shops, party away in the burgeoning nightlife or take in the cultural splendor of the palaces and museums. Buses from Krakow to Budapest arrive at Népliget bus station. The M3 metro line (the blue one) is the easiest way of continuing your journey. Taxis in Budapest are pretty cheap, and the Népliget is well served by buses, also at night.

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