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from Kraków to Prague

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

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To get from Kraków to Prague on Jul 29 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:30AMKraków9h00 03:30PMPrague
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$411One-way
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06:30AMKraków9h00 03:30PMPrague
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$411One-way
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06:05AMKraków9h25 03:30PMPrague
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$411One-way
05:40AMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice3h45 09:25AMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport
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$3471One-way
02:10PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice2h55 05:05PMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport
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$3611One-way

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Wed
Jul 28
$17RegioJet a.s.
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$321Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Jul 29
$15RegioJet a.s.
$26Flixbus
$309Lot Polish Airlines
Fri
Jul 30
$15RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$79ryanair sun
Sat
Jul 31
$15RegioJet a.s.
$32Infobus
$278Lufthansa
Sun
Aug 1
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$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$240Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
Aug 2
$15RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$25ryanair sun
Tue
Aug 3
$15RegioJet a.s.
$32Infobus
$207Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
Aug 4
$15RegioJet a.s.
$25Flixbus
$207Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Aug 5
$17RegioJet a.s.
$36Infobus
$207Lot Polish Airlines
Fri
Aug 6
$17RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$25ryanair sun
Sat
Aug 7
$15RegioJet a.s.
$16Flixbus
$180Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
Aug 8
$17RegioJet a.s.
$16Flixbus
$180Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
Aug 9
$15RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$22ryanair sun
Tue
Aug 10
$17RegioJet a.s.
$23Flixbus
$180Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
Aug 11
$17RegioJet a.s.
$36Infobus
$180Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Aug 12
$17RegioJet a.s.
$23Flixbus
$163Lot Polish Airlines
Fri
Aug 13
$17RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$31ryanair sun
Sat
Aug 14
$17RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$240Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
Aug 15
$17RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$163Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
Aug 16
$17RegioJet a.s.
$25Flixbus
$29ryanair sun
Tue
Aug 17
$17RegioJet a.s.
$26Flixbus
$162Lot Polish Airlines

Travel Information between Kraków and Prague

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $121
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€18) • 7 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $121 (€96) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Leo Express

Travel 243 miles (392 km) by flight, bus or train from Kraków to Prague. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Leo Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Kraków to Prague.

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Travel from Krakow to Prague: Journey Details

Anyone traveling from Krakow to Prague will be able to choose from buses or flights. The fastest option is to fly indirectly, but the most comfortable choice could be the bus. One great idea is to catch an overnight express bus that drops travelers off in central Prague in time to check in at their hostel or hotel.

Return trips from Prague to Krakow are also available.

How to get from Kraków to Prague

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Kraków to Prague, 86,28% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Kraków to Prague and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Buses from Krakow to Prague

Taking the bus is a great way to travel from Krakow to Prague. Services leave the city center every day and are provided by Student Agency, Infobus and AMSBus.cz. Travelers need to know that buses from Krakow to Prague can take as little as 7 hours, or longer than 9 hours depending on the time of day. Buses leave continuously from 4:10 a.m. until just before midnight.

Flights from Krakow to Prague

Travelers can choose from a range of airlines when traveling from Krakow to Prague including LOT Polish Airlines, Brussels Airlines and Air Berlin. However, the thing to remember about flights from Krakow to Prague is that a change in Warsaw or Berlin will be required - extending the flight time to around 4 hours.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Prague, Czechia from Kraków, Poland?

Travel between Kraków, Poland and Prague, Czechia is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Poland enter Czechia?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Czechia:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 7/21/21. 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 to Prague from Kraków.

Are there restrictions on reentering Poland from Prague, Czechia due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Kraków, Poland from Czechia is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Kraków from Prague restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Poland:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Kraków, Poland?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Poland was last checked on 7/21/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Kraków from Prague closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from Kraków to Prague?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Kraków and Prague. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the distance from Kraków to Prague?

You should expect to travel around 243 miles (392 km) between Kraków and Prague.

What are the departure and arrival points in Kraków and in Prague?

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

  • Flights most often depart from Kraków at John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice and arrive in Prague at Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.
  • Buses mostly leave from Kraków, Jubilat and tend to arrive in Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
Which travel companies can get me from Kraków to Prague?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Kraków to Prague with Lufthansa Cityline, and you can find Lufthansa Cityline Kraków to Prague tickets for $121 (€96) on Omio.
  • You can travel from Kraków to Prague by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $23 (€18) with Flixbus from Kraków to Prague.
  • You can go to Prague from Kraków by train with Leo Express. You'll see cheap train tickets for $32 (€25) with Leo Express from Kraków to Prague on Omio.
Can I find a direct route between Kraków and Prague?

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

  • You can travel directly by bus with Flixbus, Infobus or Agat.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Prague 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 Prague.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Kraków and Prague ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Kraków to Prague often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Kraków and Prague itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Prague and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book tickets to Prague from Kraków online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $121 (€96) one way for this route.
  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $23 (€18) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $32 (€25) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Kraków to Prague tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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

The cheapest way to go to Prague from Kraków is by taking a bus, which costs on average $23 (€18).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Prague:

A bus is generally $98 (€78) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $121 (€96) from Kraków to Prague.

Taking a bus is usually $9 (€7) less than taking a train to Prague, which costs on average $32 (€25) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Kraków to Prague?

The fastest way from Kraków to Prague is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 35 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Prague by train can take on average 6 h 39 min.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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