Prague to Kraków train

Cheap train tickets from Prague to Kraków

Showing times and prices for Feb 04

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20

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21

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

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09:38AMPrague6h42 04:20PMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
1 transfer
201One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:00PMPrague7h09 05:09AMKraków
0 transfers
221One-way

Train schedule from Prague to Kraków

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09:38AMPrague6h42 04:20PMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
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10:00PMPrague7h09 05:09AMKraków
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Fastest train times from Prague to Kraków

Showing times and prices for Feb 04

Fastest Journey

6 h 42 m

Average

6 h 55 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

392 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Prague for Kraków every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
09:38AMPrague6h42 04:20PMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
1 transfer
201One-way
2nd Fastest
10:00PMPrague7h09 05:09AMKraków
0 transfers
221One-way

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Overview: Train from Prague to Kraków

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$20 (€17)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersRegioJet, Leo Express, RegioJet a. S. Or Czech Railway

Trains from Prague to Kraków cover the 243 miles (392 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 42 min with our travel partners like RegioJet, Leo Express, RegioJet a. S. Or Czech Railway. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $16 (€14), but the average price of train tickets is $20 (€17).

Train providers: Student Agency, Leo Express and České dráhy from Prague to Kraków trains

Travel between Prague and Kraków from $16 (€14) with Omio’s train partners Student Agency, Leo Express and České dráhy! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Leo Express
Student Agency
České dráhy

Leo Express is a Czech train and bus company which offers the following train ticket types for your train between Prague and Kraków: Economy, Economy Plus, Business and Premium.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Leo Express train from Prague to Kraków online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Leo Express train from Prague to Kraków, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Leo Express train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 243 miles (392 km) journey from Prague to Kraków as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Prague and Kraków, you can check straight away if the Leo Express 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. Buy your official Leo Express Prague to Kraków train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next train to Kraków from Prague: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

    Enjoy a smooth and easy trip from Prague to Kraków with Student Agency! As an official travel partner of Student Agency, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Student Agency, compare the best routes between Prague and Kraków as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Student Agency Prague to Kraków train ticket available today. If you search for Student Agency tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Prague to Kraków on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 243 miles (392 km) journey between Prague and Kraków with ease and comfort on a train with Student Agency.

      Czech Railway is the major railway operator in the Czech Republic where you can find Second class and First Class tickets for your next train to Kraków from Prague.

      České dráhy tickets from Prague to Kraków are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with České dráhy between Prague and Kraków all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current České dráhy train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 243 miles (392 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the České dráhy train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Prague to Kraków routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best České dráhy Prague to Kraków train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the České dráhy train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Kraków with České dráhy!

        Trains from Prague to Krakow

        Passengers wishing to visit Krakow from Prague will find rail travel a great option. Both direct and indirect options depart Praha hlavní nádraí station headed for Kraków Główny each day. Passengers can expect journey times as little as six hours. The distance of approximately 240 miles is served by numerous train companies, giving passengers great flexibility when planning their train from Prague to Krakow.

        Which train companies travel from Prague to Krakow?

        RegioJet is the primary train operator along the Prague Krakow route covering both changing and non-stop trips. Other train companies include Czech Railways, Leo Express and Polish Railways.

        How long is the train from Prague to Krakow?

        The average travel time by train between Prague and Krakow is nine hours 16 minutes though there are faster trains that can arrive within 5 hours 43 minutes time. The journey time may, however, take up to ten hours 20 minutes time to arrive at Krakow central. The journey time varies depending on wait times at transfer stations.

        How many trains are there from Prague to Krakow?

        There’s an average of 16 trains per day between Prague and Krakow, departing approximately after every hour or less. Of these 16, passengers can expect at least four direct options, though it is worth noting that the direct options are not always the fastest. Passengers can choose whether they would prefer the convenience of a direct train, or whether speed is more important.

        What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Prague to Krakow?

        Departure train station: Trains from Prague to Krakow depart from Praha hlavní nádraí. Praha hlavní nádraí railway station is located near Wenceslas Square, about 15 minutes from Old Town Square. Facilities at this station include a pharmacy, several shops, fast food options, luggage lockers, and a designated taxi stand. The first train leaves the station for Krakow at around 07: 00 a.m. while the last leaves at about 11: 50 p.m. though time and services may fluctuate during holidays and weekends.

        Arrival train station: Kraków Główny railway station serves trains arriving from Krakow from Prague. Kraków Główny railway station is located in the south-eastern part of Krakow city and around 8 minutes from the city center. Kraków bus station, with 39 stands and many city links, is found very close by.

        Train tickets from Prague to Kraków: when to book to save $

        Time Price Savings
        1 week earlier 17 €
        2 weeks earlier 14 €21%
        3 weeks earlier 14 €21%
        1 month before 13 €31%
        2 months earlier 12 €42%
        3 months earlier 11 €55.%


        Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Prague - Kraków. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

        The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

        • Buying your train ticket from Prague - Kraków 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 21% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
        • If you book a ticket Prague - Kraków with 2 months in advance you save up to about 42% compared to the initial price.
        • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 55%.
        • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

        Travel Tips: Trains from Prague 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 Prague to Kraków.
        FAQs

        Travel between Prague, Czechia and Kraków, Poland by train is: Unrestricted.

        What is the status of international entry into Poland from Czechia?

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

        Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Poland from Prague?

        Conditions of entry:

        • There are no current restrictions

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

        When traveling in Poland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

        The information above was last checked on 1/24/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Prague to Kraków before traveling.

        The restriction level for your return train to Prague, Czechia from Kraków is: Unrestricted.

        Is my return train into Prague 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 Czechia from Kraków?

        Conditions of reentry:

        • There are no current restrictions

        What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

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

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

        Last checked on 1/24/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Prague from Kraków closer to your date of departure here here.

        Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Prague to Kraków for as low as $16 (€14)  for the next 7 days.
        The train price from Prague to Kraków is on average $20 (€17)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
        When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Kraków from Prague by train to be approximately 243 miles (392 km).
        The Prague to Kraków train duration is on average 6 h 42 min, which is to be expected when traveling 243 miles (392 km) to Kraków from Prague. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
        When taking a train from Prague to Kraków, you can count on RegioJet, Leo Express, RegioJet a. S. Or Czech Railway for the best way to get you to Kraków. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Prague and Kraków and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
        Yes, you can look for direct trains from Prague to Kraków with Leo Express or RegioJet a. S.   without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
        The first Prague to Kraków train departs at 9: 00 PM   and the last train from Prague to Kraków leaves at 9: 00 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Prague to Kraków on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
        If you buy a train ticket from Prague to Kraków within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $20 (€17) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Prague to Kraków are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

        Important Stations and Airports for this connection

        Prague
        Kraków
        The major railway station for departures from Prague is Prague. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Prague for your journey to Kraków from Prague.

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