Budapest to Kraków train

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Cheap train tickets from Budapest to Kraków

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
RegioJet a.s.
07:58AM13h26
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
$1471One-way
1 transfer
RegioJet a. s. (RJ_AT)
10:58AM10h26
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
$1501One-way
1 transfer
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
12:55PM8h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
$2031One-way
1 transfer
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
08:55AM12h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
$2031One-way
1 transfer
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
10:55AM10h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
$2031One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Budapest to Kraków

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, July 18
RegioJet a.s.
07:58AM13h26
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
1 transfer
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
08:55AM12h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
1 transfer
ÖBB
09:55AM11h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
1 transfer
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
10:55AM10h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
1 transfer
RegioJet a. s. (RJ_AT)
10:58AM10h26
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
1 transfer
ÖBB
11:55AM9h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
1 transfer
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
12:55PM8h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Budapest to Kraków

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Fastest Journey

8 h 29 m

Average

10 h 53 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

292 km

It's difficult to get from Budapest to Kraków without transferring at least once.

Fastest
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
12:55PM8h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
$2031One-way
1 transfer
ÖBB
11:55AM9h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
$2031One-way
1 transfer
RegioJet a. s. (RJ_AT)
10:58AM10h26
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
$1501One-way
1 transfer
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
10:55AM10h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
$2031One-way
1 transfer
ÖBB
09:55AM11h29
Budapest-Kelenfoeld
09:24PMKraków Główny
$2031One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Budapest to Kraków

distanceDistance181 miles (292 km)
durationAverage train duration13 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$55 (€47)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesRegioJet a. S. ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | InterCity or EuroNight

Trains from Budapest to Kraków cover the 181 miles (292 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 37 min with our travel partners like RegioJet a. S. ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | InterCity or EuroNight. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $55 (€47), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€29). Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest-Kelenfoeld and arrive in Kraków Główny.

Train providers: RegioJet a. S. ÖBB | Euro City (EC) and ÖBB | InterCity from Budapest to Kraków trains

Find the best trains between Budapest and Kraków with Omio's travel partners RegioJet a. S. ÖBB | Euro City (EC) and ÖBB | InterCity from $34 (€29). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

The ÖBB Euro City is a high-speed train service operated by the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB). It is one of the most popular train services in Austria, connecting major cities across the country. The Euro City trains are modern and comfortable, with air-conditioned coaches and plenty of legroom. There are two types of Euro City trains: the EC (Euro City) and the IC (InterCity). The EC trains are the fastest, with speeds of up to 200 km/h, while the IC trains are slightly slower, with speeds of up to 160 km/h. The ÖBB Euro City offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a restaurant car. The most popular routes for the ÖBB Euro City include Vienna to Salzburg, Vienna to Innsbruck, and Vienna to Graz. These routes offer stunning views of the Austrian countryside and provide a convenient way to travel between major cities.

    FAQs: Trains from Budapest to Kraków

    FAQs: Travel by train from Budapest 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 Budapest to Kraków.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Budapest to Kraków can start from as little as $34 (€29) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Budapest to Kraków is $55 (€47); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time to Kraków from Budapest is on average 13 h 37 min   for the 181 mile (292 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Kraków from Budapest by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Budapest to Kraków leaves at 5: 58 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Budapest to Kraków leaves at 1: 58 PM.
    For the best Budapest to Kraków train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with RegioJet a. S. ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | InterCity or EuroNight. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Budapest to Kraków to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Yes, you can take a night train from Budapest to Kraków with EuroNight. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

    When departing from Budapest, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Budapest-Kelenfoeld, Budapest Keleti and Budapest-Deli. When arriving in Kraków, you can end your trip in train stations like Kraków Główny, Krakow Glowny (Dworzec autobusowy Bosacka 18) and Kraków Lotnisko.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Budapest-Kelenfoeld, which is located around 3.2 miles (5.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Kraków Główny, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Budapest to Kraków by train is February.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Budapest and Kraków including taking a bus, train or flight.

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