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Cheap train tickets and times from Vienna to Kraków

Showing times and prices for Jun 21

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

5 h 14 m

Average

6 h 34 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

331 km

Cheap train tickets from Vienna to start from $74 with an average ticket price of $98.

The fastest train from Vienna to takes 5h 14m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 34m and covers a distance of 331 km.

6 trains that leave Vienna for every day with 3 travelling directly.

Cheapest
RegioJet a.s.
05:36PM11h22
Vienna Hbf
04:58AMKraków Główny
$741One-way
2 transfers
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
03:33PM5h51
Vienna Airport
09:24PMKraków Główny
$921One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
11:10AM5h42
Vienna Hbf
04:52PMKraków Główny
$1071One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
04:10PM5h14
Vienna Hbf
09:24PMKraków Główny
$1071One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
04:10PM5h14
Vienna Hbf
09:24PMKraków Główny
$1111One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Vienna to Kraków

distanceDistance205 miles (331 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$53 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | Euro City (EC), EuroNight, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or RegioJet a. S.

Trains from Vienna to Kraków cover the 205 miles (331 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 17 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Euro City (EC), EuroNight, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or RegioJet a. S. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $27 (€23), but the average price of train tickets is $53 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Vienna Hbf and arrive in Kraków Główny.

Train providers: ÖBB Nightjet, EuroNight and RegioJet a. S. From Vienna to Kraków trains

For as little as $31 (€28) you can travel by train between Vienna and Kraków with ÖBB Nightjet, EuroNight and RegioJet a. S. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

ÖBB Nightjet is an Austrian train company that offers overnight services across Europe. It has a range of train types, including the EuroNight, CityNightLine and Nightjet, which all offer comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. The EuroNight is the most luxurious option, with private compartments and a restaurant car. The CityNightLine is a more affordable option, with compartments and couchettes, while the Nightjet is the most basic option, with couchettes and reclining seats. Ticket types include Economy, Comfort and Business, with the latter offering the most luxurious experience. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, a restaurant car and a bar. The most popular routes for ÖBB Nightjet are from Vienna to Munich, Berlin, Zurich, Amsterdam, Prague and Budapest.

    Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Vienna to Kraków

    Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Vienna to Kraków with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

    Inter City Express (ICE)

    1st class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Adjustable seat
    • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • 3 seat in a row
    • Seat reservation included
    • No dedicated space for bicycles*
    • Pets allowed
    • Meal service at seat and restaurant
    • No dedicated area for families with children
    • No dedicated space for prams
    • Quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • No dedicated accessible seats
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service
    • Travel advisories priority lane
    • Access to lounge
    • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

    Inter City Express (ICE)

    2nd class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Adjustable seat
    • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • 4 seat in a row
    • Seat reservation not included
    • Dedicated space for bicycles
    • Pets allowed
    • Meal service at the restaurant
    • Area for families with children
    • Space for prams
    • Quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • Dedicated accessible seats
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service
    • No Travel advisories priority lane
    • No access to lounge
    • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

    Intercity (IC)

    1st class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Seat not adjustable
    • Standard legroom
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • 3 seat in a row
    • Seat reservation included
    • No dedicated space for bicycles*
    • Pets allowed
    • No buy-on-board food
    • No dedicated area for families with children
    • No dedicated space for prams
    • No quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • No dedicated accessible seats
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service
    • Travel advisories priority lane
    • Access to lounge
    • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

    Intercity (IC)

    2nd class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Seat not adjustable
    • Standard legroom
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • 4 seat in a row
    • Seat reservation not included
    • Dedicated space for bicycles*
    • Pets allowed
    • No buy-on-board food
    • Area for families with children
    • Space for prams
    • No quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • Dedicated accessible seats
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service
    • No Travel advisories priority lane
    • No access to lounge
    • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

    Regional Express (RE)

    1st class & 2nd class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Seat not adjustable
    • Standard legroom
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • Dedicated space for bicycles
    • Pets allowed
    • No buy-on-board food
    • No dedicated area for families with children
    • No dedicated space for prams
    • No quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service

    Regionalbahn (RB)

    1st class & 2nd class
    • No Wi-Fi
    • Power sockets on some trains
    • Seat not adjustable
    • Standard legroom
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • Dedicated space for bicycles
    • Pets allowed
    • No buy-on-board food
    • No dedicated area for families with children
    • No dedicated space for prams
    • No quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service

    FAQs: Trains from Vienna to Kraków

    FAQs: Travel by train from Vienna 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 Vienna to Kraków.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Kraków can start from as little as $27 (€23) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Vienna to Kraków is $53 (€46); 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 Vienna is on average 5 h 17 min   for the 205 mile (331 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Kraków from Vienna by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Vienna to Kraków leaves at 6: 10 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Vienna to Kraków leaves at 10: 10 PM.
    There are 2 trains a day from Vienna to Kraków which require at least one change with ÖBB | Euro City (EC), EuroNight, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or RegioJet a. S. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the Vienna to Kraków train with ÖBB | Euro City (EC), EuroNight, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or RegioJet a. S. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Vienna and Kraków as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are night trains available from Vienna to Kraków with EuroNight or ÖBB Nightjet. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

    When departing from Vienna, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Vienna Hbf, Vienna Airport and Vienna Westbahnhof. When arriving in Kraków, you can end your journey in train stations like Kraków Główny, Krakow Glowny (Dworzec autobusowy Bosacka 18) and Kraków Swoszowice.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Vienna Hbf, which is located around 2.9 miles (4.6 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 for a train from Vienna to Kraków is October.
    You have options as you can travel to Kraków from Vienna 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in Vienna and Kraków

    Vienna
    Kraków
    Vienna Hbf is the most popular Vienna railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Vienna for your trip to Kraków.
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    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +43 51717
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 09: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat: 09: 00 - 18: 00
    Public transit options for Vienna Hbf
    U-Bahn lines: U1
    S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S60, S80
    Tram lines: 18, D, O
    Bus lines: 13A, 69A, N66, VAL
    Train lines: R, RJ, RJX, REX, EC, NJ, EN, ICE, IC
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    Vienna Praterstern (U2)ParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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    Vienna, Westbahnhof (Europaplatz)ParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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    Vienna, Central Station (Wiedner Gürtel)

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