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from Madrid to Kraków

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

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Kraków on Nov 30 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:00AMMadrid Barajas Airport5h10 04:10PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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$3451One-way
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11:00AMMadrid Barajas Airport5h10 04:10PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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$3451One-way
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11:00AMMadrid Barajas Airport11h50 10:50PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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$3451One-way
04:50PMMadrid Barajas Airport6h00 10:50PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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$4201One-way
10:00AMMadrid Barajas Airport12h50 10:50PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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$3811One-way

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Tue
Nov 30
$345KLM
Wed
Dec 1
$246Air France
Thu
Dec 2
$83ryanair sun
Fri
Dec 3
$338Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
Dec 4
$234Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
Dec 5
$131Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
Dec 6
$109Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
Dec 7
$58Ryanair
Wed
Dec 8
$109Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Dec 9
$64ryanair sun
Sat
Dec 11
$74ryanair sun
Sun
Dec 12
$159Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
Dec 13
$189Air Europa
Tue
Dec 14
$48Ryanair
Wed
Dec 15
$159Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Dec 16
$31ryanair sun
Fri
Dec 17
$173Lufthansa
Sat
Dec 18
$123ryanair sun
Sun
Dec 19
$157Air Europa

Travel Information from Madrid to Kraków

distanceDistance1318 miles (2125 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $40 (€33) • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Travel 1318 miles (2125 km) by flight to Kraków from Madrid. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Madrid to Kraków.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Poland due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Kraków from Madrid?

Travel from Madrid, Spain to Kraków, Poland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Kraków from Madrid restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Kraków, Poland from Madrid?

  • 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 7 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Kraków, Poland?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 11/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Kraków from Madrid closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Spain from Kraków, Poland due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Madrid, Spain from Poland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Poland?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • 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 (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

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

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Spain 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 Madrid, Spain was last verified on 11/29/21. 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 Madrid from Kraków.

How do I travel from Madrid to Kraków?

You can travel between Madrid and Kraków by flight.

What is the quickest way from Madrid to Kraków?

The fastest way to travel to Kraków from Madrid is by flight, which requires on average 3 h 10 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Madrid to Kraków?

The distance is approximately 1318 miles (2125 km) from Madrid to Kraków.

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

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

  • Most travelers who book a plane ticket from Madrid to Kraków depart from Madrid Barajas Airport to John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Madrid to Kraków?

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

  • Ryanair can get you to Kraków by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from Madrid to Kraków for $40 (€33) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Madrid to Kraków?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Madrid to Kraków:

  • You can take a direct flight with.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Madrid to Kraków?
Many of our customers traveling from Madrid to Kraków don't make Kraków their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Kraków are Warsaw, Prague or Berlin, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Kraków to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets to Kraków from Madrid online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $40 (€33) one way.

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

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