The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Kraków to Vienna is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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10 h 20 m
10 h 20 m
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It's difficult to get from Kraków to Vienna without transferring at least 2 times.
|Distance||205 miles (331 km)|
|Average train duration||10 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||$37 (€32)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||ÖBB | Nightjet, RegioJet a. S. Or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)|
Trains from Kraków to Vienna cover the 205 miles (331 km) long route taking on average 10 h 20 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Nightjet, RegioJet a. S. Or ÖBB | Euro City (EC). Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $37 (€32), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $32 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Kraków Główny and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
Find the best trains to Vienna from Kraków with Omio's travel partners ÖBB Nightjet from $32 (€28). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
One of the best ways to travel between Kraków and Vienna is by taking a train with ÖBB Nightjet. Omio helps you find the ideal ÖBB Nightjet train between Kraków and Vienna by showing you ÖBB Nightjet current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Kraków to Vienna journey. You can expect to travel 205 miles (331 km) between Kraków and Vienna on a train with ÖBB Nightjet. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Vienna from Kraków, you can check straight away if the ÖBB Nightjet ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your ÖBB Nightjet train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Kraków and Vienna!
Travel by train between Kraków, Poland and Vienna, Austria is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Poland
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 3/8/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Vienna from Kraków closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Vienna to Kraków is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Poland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
What are the requirements?
The government of Poland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Kraków from Vienna here.
Omio customers book a train from Kraków Główny to Wien Westbahnhof most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Kraków Główny and travel around 2.2 miles (3.6 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Wien Westbahnhof and need to travel approximately 4.4 miles (7.1 km) from the train station to the city center in Vienna.
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