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from Kraków to Prague

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

Our recommendation

To get from Kraków to Prague on Jan 26 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30AMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy6h25 02:55PMPraha, Hlavní Nádraží
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$191One-way
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09:55AMKraków7h45 05:40PMPrague
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$171One-way
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10:50PMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy7h10 06:00AMPraha, Hlavní Nádraží
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$211One-way
06:30AMKraków9h00 03:30PMPrague
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$341One-way
06:05AMKraków9h25 03:30PMPrague
0 changes
$341One-way

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Wed
Jan 26
$17RegioJet a.s.
$16Infobus
$303Lufthansa
Thu
Jan 27
$17RegioJet a.s.
$21Flixbus
$30ryanair sun
Fri
Jan 28
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$19Flixbus
$311Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
Jan 29
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$16Infobus
$248Lufthansa Cityline
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Jan 30
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$21Flixbus
$71ryanair sun
Mon
Jan 31
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$26Flixbus
$214Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
Feb 1
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$25Flixbus
$210Lufthansa Cityline
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Feb 2
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$16Infobus
$210Lufthansa Cityline
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Feb 3
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$16Flixbus
$13ryanair sun
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Feb 4
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$30Infobus
$153Lufthansa Cityline
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Feb 5
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$16Infobus
$181Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Feb 6
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$16Flixbus
$11ryanair sun
Mon
Feb 7
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$28Infobus
$181Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Feb 8
$14RegioJet a.s.
$26Flixbus
$186Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
Feb 9
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$16Flixbus
$171Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Feb 10
$14RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$13ryanair sun
Fri
Feb 11
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$21Flixbus
$171Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
Feb 12
$27Leo Express
$16Infobus
$171Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
Feb 13
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$17Flixbus
$11ryanair sun
Mon
Feb 14
$27Leo Express
$29Infobus
$152Lufthansa Cityline

Travel Information to Prague from Kraków

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $133
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $14 (€12) • 6 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $133 (€110) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLot Polish Airlines, Flixbus or RegioJet a. S.

Travel 243 miles (392 km) by flight, bus or train to Prague from Kraków. 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Lot Polish Airlines, Flixbus or RegioJet a. S. Among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Kraków to Prague.

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 are the international travel restrictions for Czechia due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling from Kraków to Prague?

Travel from Kraków, Poland to Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Prague from Kraków restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland.

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test within 2 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
  • Unvaccinated travellers are required to take a PCR test between days 5 and 7 after arrival
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Prague, Czechia?

The government of Czechia has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 1/20/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Kraków and Prague closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

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:

  • 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 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 1/20/22. 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.

What are the ways to get from Kraków to Prague?

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

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

The cheapest way to get from Kraków to Prague is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $14 (€12) compared to other travel options to Prague:

Taking a train is usually $119 (€98) less than taking a flight to Prague, which costs on average $133 (€110) for the same trip.

A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Kraków to Prague costing on average $16 (€13).

What is the quickest way from Kraków to Prague?

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

Other travel options to Prague can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Prague by bus can take on average 7 h 20 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 25 min   of travel time.

How far is Prague from Kraków?

The distance from Kraków to Prague is approximately 243 miles (392 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Kraków to Prague is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

When traveling to Prague from Kraków, what are the departure and arrival points in Kraków and Prague?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice and tend to arrive in Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.
  • Buses most often depart from Kraków at Kraków, Aleja Zygmunta Krasińskiego (Jubilat) and arrive in Prague at Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.

Who 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 take a flight from Kraków to Prague with Lot Polish Airlines. Cheap tickets can be found for $133 (€110) with Lot Polish Airlines from Kraków to Prague.
  • You can take a bus from Kraków to Prague with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $16 (€13) with Flixbus from Kraków to Prague.
  • You can go to Prague from Kraków by train with RegioJet a. S. You'll see cheap train tickets for $14 (€12) with RegioJet a. S. From Kraków to Prague on Omio.

Can I find a direct route to Prague from Kraków?

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

  • You can travel directly by train with with 1 direct train per day.

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 from Kraków to Prague.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Kraków to Prague?

Omio customers who travel from Kraków to Prague often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Prague and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I book my Kraków to Prague one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Kraków to Prague, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $133 (€110) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $16 (€13) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $14 (€12) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Kraków to Prague online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.