How to travel from Kraków to Vienna

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Travel Information to Vienna from Kraków

distanceDistance205 miles (331 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, train or flight
priceTicket price range$17 - $119
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $17 (€15) • 6 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $119 (€103) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Ryanair or EuroNight

Take a bus, train or flight to travel 205 miles (331 km) to Vienna from Kraków. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Ryanair or EuroNight among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Kraków to Vienna.

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from Kraków to Vienna

How to get from Kraków to Vienna by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Kraków to Vienna is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
07:45AM6h25
Kraków, Airport
02:10PMVienna
$361One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
05:45PM7h10
Krakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
12:55AMVienna
$291One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Austrian Airlines
02:40PM0h55
John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice (KRK)
03:35PMVienna International Airport (VIE)
$2261One-way
0 transfers
Other options
ÖBB | InterCity
10:29PM6h20
Kraków Główny
04:49AMVienna Hbf
$571One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | InterCity
10:29PM7h12
Kraków Główny
05:41AMVienna Airport
$571One-way
2 transfers
RegioJet a.s.
12:52AM9h29
Kraków Główny
10:21AMVienna Hbf
$791One-way
2 transfers
FlixBus
07:15AM6h55
Krakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
02:10PMVienna
$431One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:15AM7h55
Krakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
05:10PMVienna
$431One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:45AM7h20
Krakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
07:05PMVienna
$431One-way
0 transfers
Austrian Airlines
02:40PM0h55
John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice (KRK)
03:35PMVienna International Airport (VIE)
$2641One-way
0 transfers
Austrian Airlines
07:20AM0h55
John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice (KRK)
08:15AMVienna International Airport (VIE)
$2811One-way
0 transfers
Lot Polish Airlines
05:40AM3h05
John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice (KRK)
08:45AMVienna International Airport (VIE)
$2681One-way
1 transfer

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How to get from Kraków to Vienna

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Kraków to Vienna, 47,85% 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 Vienna 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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Travel on Austrian Airlines, Ryanair and Lufthansa travel to Vienna from Kraków at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

ÖBB Nightjet is an Austrian train company that offers overnight services across Europe. It has a range of train types, including the EuroNight, CityNightLine and Nightjet, which all offer comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. The EuroNight is the most luxurious option, with private compartments and a restaurant car. The CityNightLine is a more affordable option, with compartments and couchettes, while the Nightjet is the most basic option, with couchettes and reclining seats. Ticket types include Economy, Comfort and Business, with the latter offering the most luxurious experience. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, a restaurant car and a bar. The most popular routes for ÖBB Nightjet are from Vienna to Munich, Berlin, Zurich, Amsterdam, Prague and Budapest.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      Eurowings is Germany's leading low-cost airline and offers a choice of Smart, Best and BIZclass fares for your next travel to Vienna from Kraków.

        FAQs: Travel from Kraków to Vienna

        FAQs: Travel to Vienna easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Kraków to Vienna.
        FAQs

        There are 3 ways to get from Kraków to Vienna: bus, train or flight.

        The cheapest way to go to Vienna from Kraków is by taking a bus, which costs on average $17 (€15).

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Kraków to Vienna:

        Taking a bus costs $102 (€88) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $119 (€103) for the same trip.

        Taking a bus costs $6 (€5) less than taking a train, which costs on average $23 (€20) for the same trip.

        The fastest way from Kraków to Vienna is by flight with an average journey time of 55 min.

        There are alternative travel options to Vienna that take longer:

        Getting to Vienna by bus takes 6 h 25 min on average.

        Getting to Vienna by train takes 5 h 14 min on average.

        The distance from Kraków to Vienna is approximately 205 miles (331 km).

        The average frequency per day from Kraków to Vienna is:

        • Around 1 bus per day.

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

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

        • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Kraków to Vienna depart from Kraków, Airport to Vienna, Central Station Südtiroler Platz.
        • Most travelers board their plane from John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice and arrive in Vienna International Airport.
        • Most travelers catch their train from Kraków Główny and arrive in Vienna Hbf.

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

        • You can take a bus from Kraków to Vienna with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. FlixBus, Eurores or Student Agency. Cheap tickets can be found for $17 (€15) with FlixBus from Kraków to Vienna.
        • You can travel by plane from Kraków to Vienna with Ryanair, Austrian Airlines, Malta Air, LOT Polish Airlines, Eurowings, Eurowings Europe, Lufthansa, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Air Baltic, and you can find Ryanair Kraków to Vienna tickets for $82 (€71) on Omio.
        • You can travel by train from Kraków to Vienna with EuroNight, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn or RegioJet a. S. And you can find ÖBB | InterCity Kraków to Vienna tickets for $23 (€20) on Omio.

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

        • Direct buses with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. FlixBus or Student Agency with 1 direct bus per day.

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

        Looking to extend your trip from Kraków to Vienna? Many Omio customers who go from Kraków to Vienna usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Budapest, Prague, Bratislava, Salzburg or Munich. If you're looking to explore Budapest, Prague, Bratislava, Salzburg or Munich from Vienna, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
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