You can get from Berlin to Kraków by train, bus or flight.
To get from Berlin to Kraków on Nov 30 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||327 miles (527 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$28 - $129|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $28 (€23) • 8 h 20 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $129 (€107) • 4 h 30 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Lot Polish Airlines or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a flight, bus or train to travel 327 miles (527 km) to Kraków from Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $28 (€23). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lot Polish Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Berlin to Kraków.
Traveling to Krakow from Berlin is simple, with a choice of trains, buses and flights. Flying from Tegel Airport is easily the fastest way to travel, with a journey time of 4 hours, but taking the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof can be a leisurely and enjoyable alternative. When journeys to the airport are factored in, it probably takes a couple of hours longer, so it's not too different. Budget alternatives include taking the bus, meaning that travelers have plenty of options at their disposal.
Buses are a great way to travel to Krakow from Berlin. Daily bus connections are operated by Agat, Flixbus and with the first bus departing in the early hours of the morning with services every couple of hours until just after midnight. Journeys last between 7 hours 30 minutes and 8 hours 45 minutes, depending on the service you choose. Bla Bla Car also provides a car pooling service on the route which takes around 5 hours 45 minutes.
Deutsche Bahn provides two daily train connections from Berlin's Hauptbahnhof to Krakow Glowny station, with one leaving just before midday and the other departing late in the evening. In both cases, the train takes around 8 hours to reach Krakow, and there are no changes en route, making it a convenient and relaxing way to travel.
Flying is comfortably the fastest way to get to Krakow from Berlin. Regular flights are provided by Aeroflot, KLM Cityhopper, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa. All of them take off from Berlin Tegel airport, and all touch down at Krakow's John Paul II International. Flights take about 4 hours to reach Krakow and there are between 8 and 10 services every day.
International travel from Berlin, Germany to Kraków, Poland is: Partially open.
Entry into Poland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Poland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/22/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip from Berlin to Kraków.
Return travel to Berlin, Germany from Poland is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland.
Requirements for reentering Germany:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Berlin, Germany was last verified on 11/28/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Berlin from Kraków.
You can travel to Kraków from Berlin 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Kraków is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $28 (€23) compared to other travel options to Kraków:
A bus is $102 (€84) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Berlin to Kraków costing on average $129 (€107).
A bus is $12 (€10) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Berlin to Kraków costing on average $40 (€33).
The fastest way to get to Kraków from Berlin is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 30 min.
Other travel options to Kraków can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Kraków by bus can take on average 8 h 20 min.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 18 min.
Kraków is approximately 327 miles (527 km) away from Berlin.
The average frequency per day from Berlin to Kraków is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Berlin to Kraków as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Berlin to Kraków:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Kraków with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Kraków tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
Before traveling from Berlin to Kraków, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Berlin to Kraków tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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