Berlin to Kraków train

Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Kraków

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58

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58

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Berlin to Kraków is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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10:39AMBerlin Hbf7h39 06:18PMKraków
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581One-way

Train schedule from Berlin to Kraków

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Fastest train times from Berlin to Kraków

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Fastest Journey

7 h 39 m

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7 h 39 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

527 km

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

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Overview: Train from Berlin to Kraków

distanceDistance327 miles (527 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price$54 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Berlin to Kraków cover the 327 miles (527 km) long route taking on average 7 h 39 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $54 (€48), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $45 (€40).

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Kraków trains

You can travel by train between Berlin and Kraków with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $45 (€40). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Berlin to Kraków train.

    Trains from Berlin to Krakow

    Trains in Europe are a popular way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. Trains from Berlin to Krakow are operated by Deutsche Bahn. There are usually 2 Berlin to Krakow trains per day, with the first train departing at 9:37 a.m. and the last leaving Berlin at 4:37 p.m. Berlin to Krakow trains take between 9 and 12 hours to arrive in Krakow depending on the number of transfers required. All trains from Berlin to Krakow depart from Berlin's Hauptbahnhof and arrive at Kraków Główny train station.

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    Berlin to Krakow Train Cost

    Average prices for Trains from Berlin to Krakow when you book in advance

    Booking Period

    Average Price

    Same Day

    €59

    1 Day in Advance

    €59

    1 Week in Advance

    €59

    2 Weeks in Advance

    €52

    1 Month in Advance

    €49

    3 Months in Advance

    €43

    Berlin to Krakow Trains: General Information


    Deutsche Bahn train ticket prices change frequently so there are no firm rules for finding the best prices. Travelers can usually offset some of cost of Berlin to Krakow train tickets by planning ahead and checking the prices before booking.

    • autobus All Berlin to Krakow trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
    • autobus All Berlin to Krakow trains require 1-2 transfers– in Poznan for 1 transfer journeys, and in Poznan and Wroclaw for 2 transfer trains. All trains depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrive at Kraków Główny train station.
    • autobus The Berlin to Krakow train journey takes as little as 9 hours and 11 minutes to arrive in Krakow.
    • autobus Most travelers book their Berlin to Krakow train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.

    Taking the Train from Berlin

    Trains from Berlin to Krakow depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof, located in Europaplatz on the banks of the River Spree, and conveniently located in the city center. Transport links across Berlin are provided by U and S-Bahn trains and frequent buses, as well as trams, with services reaching out to the suburbs and airports. Night buses run on weekends, while U-Bahn trains run through the night seven days a week. Taxis are also located outside Berlin Hauptbahnhof.

    Getting into Krakow by Train

    The charming Polish city of Krakow is full of history, with cobbled streets, ancient buildings and Rynek Glowny, the largest medieval square in Europe. Krakow is divided into distinct districts and sits on both banks of the River Vistula. Most tourist and historic attractions are located in the Old Town and include Royal Way, Schindler's Factory Museum and the Museum of Contemporary Art. Krakow is also home to hearty Polish food and a vibrant nightlife. Trains from Berlin to Krakow arrive at Krakow Glowny Station, just a few minutes on foot from the Old Town. Krakow's public transport network of city rail, buses, and trams, including frequent night buses, converge under Glowny Station. A taxi rank is also located at ground level outside.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Berlin to Kraków

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Kraków easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Kraków.
    FAQs

    Travel between Berlin, Germany and Kraków, Poland by train is: Unrestricted.

    Can I enter Poland from Germany?

    International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Poland from Berlin?

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Kraków, Poland?

    All travelers in Poland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Recommended

    The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Kraków from Berlin as this information can change.

    The restriction level for your return train to Berlin, Germany from Kraków is: Unrestricted.

    Is my return train into Berlin from Kraków restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Poland

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Kraków?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

    The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Berlin from Kraków closer to your date of departure here here.

    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Kraków from Berlin for the next 7 days starting from $45 (€40)  one way.
    The Berlin to Kraków train ticket price is on average $54 (€48)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
    You should expect to travel around 327 miles (527 km)  between Berlin and Kraków by train.
    On average the Berlin to Kraków train time is 7 h 39 min  covering the 327 miles (527 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    For the best Berlin to Kraków train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Berlin and Kraków to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Yes, there are direct trains between Berlin and Kraków, and you can find a direct train for this route with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    On average, there is 1 train a day from Berlin to Kraków. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the first train from Berlin to Kraków at 8: 39 AM. The last train from Berlin to Kraków that you can take departs at 8: 39 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Berlin to Kraków schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets from Berlin to Kraków within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $54 (€48) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Berlin to Kraków a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports in Berlin and Kraków

    Berlin
    Kraków
    The major railway station for departures from Berlin is Berlin Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Berlin Hbf for your journey from Berlin to Kraków.
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    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +49 302971055
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
    Public transit options for Berlin Hbf
    U-Bahn lines: U5
    S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
    Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
    Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
    Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility

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