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from Kraków to Košice

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

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To get from Kraków to Košice on Sep 29 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00AMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy7h48 03:48PMKošice, Železničná Stanica
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$311One-way
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08:00AMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy7h48 03:48PMKošice, Železničná Stanica
1 changes
$311One-way

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Wed
Sep 29
$31RegioJet a.s.
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Thu
Sep 30
$28RegioJet a.s.
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Fri
Oct 1
$28RegioJet a.s.
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Sat
Oct 2
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Oct 3
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Oct 4
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Tue
Oct 5
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Wed
Oct 6
$33RegioJet a.s.
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Oct 7
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Fri
Oct 8
$33RegioJet a.s.
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Sat
Oct 9
$26RegioJet a.s.
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Oct 10
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Mon
Oct 11
$26RegioJet a.s.
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Tue
Oct 12
$33RegioJet a.s.
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Wed
Oct 13
$33RegioJet a.s.
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Thu
Oct 14
$33RegioJet a.s.
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Fri
Oct 15
$26RegioJet a.s.
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Sat
Oct 16
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Oct 17
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Oct 18
$33RegioJet a.s.
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Travel Information from Kraków to Košice

distanceDistance112 miles (180 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $66
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $29 (€23) • 7 h 48 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $66 (€52) • 4 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEuroticket or RegioJet a. S.

Travel 112 miles (180 km) by bus or train to Košice from Kraków. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€23). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Euroticket or RegioJet a. S. Among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Kraków to Košice.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Kraków, Poland and Košice, Slovakia allowed?

International travel from Kraków, Poland to Košice, Slovakia is: Partially open.

Can I enter Slovakia if coming from Poland?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Košice if traveling from Kraków?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Košice, Slovakia due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Slovakia must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/26/21; 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 to Košice from Kraków.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Kraków, Poland from Košice, Slovakia?

Return travel to Kraków, Poland from Slovakia is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Poland from Slovakia?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Poland from Slovakia?

Requirements for reentering 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

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Poland?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Poland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Kraków, Poland was last verified on 9/20/21. 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 Kraków from Košice.

How do I get from Kraków to Košice?

There are 2 ways to travel between Kraków and Košice including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kraków to Košice?

The cheapest way to travel between Kraków and Košice is by taking a train with an average price of $29 (€23).

This is compared to other travel options to Košice:

Taking a train is about $37 (€30) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $66 (€52) for this journey.

What is the quickest way to get from Kraków to Košice?

The fastest way to get to Košice from Kraków is by bus with an average travel time of 4 h 35 min.

Other travel options to Košice can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 48 min.

What is the distance from Kraków to Košice?

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

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

The average frequency per day from Kraków to Košice is:

  • 1 bus per day.

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

When traveling between Kraków and Košice, what are the departure and arrival points in Kraków and Košice?

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

  • Buses most often depart from Kraków at Kraków, Jubilat and arrive in Košice at Košice, Železničná Stanica.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Kraków to Košice?

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

  • Travel with Euroticket for buses to Košice. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Euroticket Kraków to Košice tickets on Omio for $66 (€52).
  • RegioJet a. S. Can get you to Košice by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with RegioJet a. S. From Kraków to Košice for $29 (€23) on Omio.
Can I travel directly to Košice from Kraków?

Yes, there are direct services available from Kraków to Košice with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct train with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Košice as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Kraków and Košice.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Košice from Kraków ends?
Omio customers who travel from Kraków to Košice often also extend their vacation to go to Prague, Budapest or Bratislava. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Košice and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase Kraków to Košice tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket costs $66 (€52) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $29 (€23) one way.

But we recommend booking Kraków to Košice 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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