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from Prague to Kraków

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

Our recommendation

To get from Prague to Kraków on Sep 20 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:05PMPrague Vaclav Havel Airport1h05 01:10PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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$691One-way
Cheapest
09:50AMPraha, Hlavní Nádraží6h20 04:10PMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
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$151One-way
Other options
08:00PMPrague7h10 03:10AMKraków
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$201One-way
08:00PMPraha, Busbhf. Florenc7h20 03:20AMKraków
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$371One-way
11:00PMPrague8h05 07:05AMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
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$241One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
Sep 19
$15RegioJet a.s.
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$349Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Sep 20
$15RegioJet a.s.
$20Infobus
$307Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 21
$17RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$219Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
Sep 22
$20RegioJet a.s.
$16Flixbus
$219Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Sep 23
$15RegioJet a.s.
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$219Lot Polish Airlines
Fri
Sep 24
$20RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$46ryanair sun
Sat
Sep 25
$20RegioJet a.s.
$17Infobus
$299Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Sep 26
$20RegioJet a.s.
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$165Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
Sep 27
$15RegioJet a.s.
$20Infobus
$53ryanair sun
Tue
Sep 28
$20RegioJet a.s.
$17Infobus
$136Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
Sep 29
$15RegioJet a.s.
$16Flixbus
$136Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Sep 30
$15RegioJet a.s.
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$136Lot Polish Airlines
Fri
Oct 1
$20RegioJet a.s.
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$22ryanair sun
Sat
Oct 2
$20RegioJet a.s.
$17Infobus
$136Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$20RegioJet a.s.
$16Flixbus
$136Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
Oct 4
$20RegioJet a.s.
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$22ryanair sun
Tue
Oct 5
$20RegioJet a.s.
$17Infobus
$136Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
Oct 6
$20RegioJet a.s.
$16Flixbus
$136Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Oct 7
$20RegioJet a.s.
$17Infobus
$125Lot Polish Airlines
Fri
Oct 8
$20RegioJet a.s.
$16Flixbus
$13ryanair sun
Sat
Oct 9
$20RegioJet a.s.
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$125Lot Polish Airlines

Travel Information between Prague and Kraków

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $207
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $17 (€14) • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $207 (€165) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, Flixbus or RegioJet a. S.

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 243 miles (392 km) between Prague and 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 $17 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Lufthansa, Flixbus or RegioJet a. S. Among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Prague to Kraków.

How to get from Prague to Kraków

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Prague to Kraków, 88,68% 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 Prague to Kraków 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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FAQs
Does Poland have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Prague and Kraków?

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

Is international entry into Kraków from Prague restricted?

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

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

  • 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 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 9/13/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Prague and Kraków closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Czechia from Kraków, Poland?

Return travel to Prague, Czechia from Poland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Czechia from Poland?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Czechia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Prague, Czechia was last verified on 9/13/21. 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 Prague from Kraków.

How do I travel from Prague to Kraków?

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

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

The cheapest way to travel to Kraków from Prague is by taking a train with an average price of $17 (€14).

This is compared to other travel options to Kraków:

A train is $189 (€151) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Prague to Kraków costing on average $207 (€165).

A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Prague to Kraków costing on average $17 (€14).

What is the fastest way to travel from Prague to Kraków?

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

Other travel options to Kraków can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Kraków by bus can take on average 7 h 10 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 6 h 20 min   on average.

How far is it from Prague to Kraków?

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

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

The average frequency per day from Prague to Kraków is:

  • 3 trains a day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Prague to Kraków?

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

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

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

  • You can take a flight from Prague to Kraków with Lufthansa. Cheap tickets can be found for $207 (€165) with Lufthansa from Prague to Kraków.
  • You can travel from Prague to Kraków by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $17 (€14) with Flixbus from Prague to Kraków.
  • You can go to Kraków from Prague by train with RegioJet a. S. You'll see cheap train tickets for $17 (€14) with RegioJet a. S. From Prague to Kraków on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly from Prague to Kraków?

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

  • You can check for a direct train to Kraków with with 3 direct trains per day.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Prague to Kraków?
Many of our customers traveling from Prague to Kraków don't make Kraków their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Kraków are Warsaw, Berlin or Budapest, 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 Prague to Kraków tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $207 (€165) one way on average for this journey.
  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $17 (€14) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $17 (€14) one way on average.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Prague
Kraków
Prag, Busbhf. Florenc
Amenities
Praha Hlavni Nadrazi (M)
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