How to travel from Košice to Kraków

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Travel Information from Košice to Kraków

distanceDistance112 miles (180 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$13 - $31
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $13 (€12) • 8 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $31 (€28) • 4 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or RegioJet a. S.

Travel 112 miles (180 km) by bus or train from Košice to Kraków. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $13 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or RegioJet a. S. Among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Košice to Kraków.

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Travel between Košice, Slovakia and Kraków, Poland is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Slovakia enter Poland?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Poland:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine 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 5/23/22. 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 between Košice and Kraków.

The restriction level for your return to Košice, Slovakia from Poland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Košice from Kraków restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Slovakia:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Košice, 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 5/23/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Košice from Kraków closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel to Kraków from Košice 2 different ways: bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Kraków from Košice is by taking a train with an average price of $13 (€12).

This is compared to other travel options to Kraków:

Taking a train is usually $18 (€16) less than taking a bus to Kraków, which costs on average $31 (€28) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Košice to Kraków is by bus with an average journey time of 4 h 20 min.

There are alternative travel options to Kraków that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Kraków by train can take on average 8 h 20 min.

The distance from Košice to Kraków is approximately 112 miles (180 km).

The average frequency per day from Košice to Kraków is:

  • 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Kraków from Košice as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Košice, Železničná Stanica and arrive in Kraków, Prokocim Szpital.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Košice to Kraków, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Kraków by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Košice to Kraków for $31 (€28).
  • Travel with RegioJet a. S. For trains to Kraków. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for RegioJet a. S. Košice to Kraków tickets on Omio for $13 (€12).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Košice 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 Košice and Kraków itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Kraków and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Košice 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 costs $31 (€28) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $13 (€12) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Košice 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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