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from Bratislava to Kraków

You can get from Bratislava to Kraków by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bratislava to Kraków on Sep 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:45AMBratislava, hl.st.10h25 04:10PMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
2 changes
$281One-way
Cheapest
05:30PMBratislava13h35 07:05AMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
1 changes
$271One-way

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Thu
Sep 16
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$25Flixbus
Fri
Sep 17
$28STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sat
Sep 18
$28STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sun
Sep 19
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$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Mon
Sep 20
$26STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$25Flixbus
Tue
Sep 21
$28STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Wed
Sep 22
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Thu
Sep 23
$26STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$26Flixbus
Fri
Sep 24
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27Flixbus
Sat
Sep 25
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sun
Sep 26
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Mon
Sep 27
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Tue
Sep 28
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Wed
Sep 29
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Thu
Sep 30
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$27STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Fri
Oct 1
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$21Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$28STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
Sun
Oct 3
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$22Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$19Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$28STUDENT AGENCY k.s.

Travel Information from Bratislava to Kraków

distanceDistance184 miles (296 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $28
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $27 (€22) • 6 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $27 (€22) • 6 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.

Travel 184 miles (296 km) by bus or train to Kraków from Bratislava. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Bratislava to Kraków.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Kraków, Poland if I’m coming from Bratislava, Slovakia?

Travel between Bratislava, Slovakia and Kraków, Poland is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Slovakia enter Poland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovakia.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Kraków from Bratislava?

Conditions of entry into Poland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 2 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Kraków, Poland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Poland has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 9/13/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Bratislava to Kraków.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Bratislava, Slovakia from Kraków, Poland due to COVID-19?

The restriction level for your return to Bratislava, Slovakia from Poland is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Bratislava from Kraków restricted?

Entry into Slovakia is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Bratislava from Kraków?

Conditions of reentry into Slovakia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 1 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Bratislava, Slovakia?

You should observe these safety measures in Slovakia as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Slovakia was last checked on 9/14/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Bratislava from Kraków closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Bratislava to Kraków?

There are 2 ways to travel from Bratislava to Kraków including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Bratislava to Kraków?

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Kraków is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $27 (€22) compared to other travel options to Kraków:

A bus is $1 (€1) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Bratislava to Kraków costing on average $28 (€22).

What is the fastest way to get from Bratislava to Kraków?

The fastest way to get to Kraków from Bratislava is by bus with an average travel time of 6 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Kraków can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Kraków by train can take on average 7 h 23 min.

How far is it from Bratislava to Kraków?

Kraków is approximately 184 miles (296 km) away from Bratislava.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bratislava to Kraków?

The average frequency per day from Bratislava to Kraków is:

  • 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Bratislava and Kraków as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Bratislava? Where do I arrive in Kraków?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Bratislava to Kraków:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Kraków, Jubilat.
Which travel companies can take me from Bratislava to Kraków?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bratislava to Kraków:

  • You can go to Kraków from Bratislava by bus with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $27 (€22) with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Bratislava to Kraków on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Bratislava and Kraków with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. And you can find STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Bratislava to Kraków tickets for $28 (€22) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Bratislava to Kraków?

Yes, there are direct routes from Bratislava to Kraków with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with.

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 route.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Bratislava to Kraków?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Bratislava to Kraków often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Warsaw, Prague or Berlin. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bratislava and Kraków itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Kraków and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase Bratislava to Kraków tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Bratislava to Kraków, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $27 (€22) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $28 (€22) one way.

But we recommend booking Bratislava 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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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bratislava
Kraków
Bratislava
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Bratislava hl.st.
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