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from Riga to Kraków

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

Our recommendation

To get from Riga to Kraków on May 22 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:45PMRiga International Airport1h40 09:25PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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$661One-way
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08:45PMRiga International Airport1h40 09:25PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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06:40PMRiga International Airport3h10 08:50PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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01:50PMRiga International Airport3h00 03:50PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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01:50PMRiga International Airport4h55 05:45PMJohn Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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May 22
$87Flixbus
$58ryanair sun
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May 23
$51Flixbus
$163Lot Polish Airlines
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May 24
$41Flixbus
$105Lot Polish Airlines
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May 25
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$100Lot Polish Airlines
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May 26
$59Flixbus
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May 27
$35Flixbus
$105Lot Polish Airlines
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May 28
$54Flixbus
$139Lot Polish Airlines
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May 29
$60Flixbus
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May 30
$41Flixbus
$163Lot Polish Airlines
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$81Norwegian Air Shuttle
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Jun 2
$54Flixbus
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Jun 3
$54Flixbus
$151Norwegian Air Shuttle
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Jun 4
$57Flixbus
$105Lot Polish Airlines
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Jun 5
$41Flixbus
$16ryanair sun
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Jun 6
$49Flixbus
$117Lot Polish Airlines
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Jun 7
$51Flixbus
$117Lot Polish Airlines
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$51Flixbus
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Jun 10
$62Flixbus
$96Norwegian Air Shuttle

Travel Information from Riga to Kraków

distanceDistance503 miles (811 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$33 - $101
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $33 (€30) • 18 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $101 (€91) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Lot Polish Airlines

Travel 503 miles (811 km) by bus or flight to Kraków from Riga. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $33 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Lot Polish Airlines among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Riga to Kraków.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Poland due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Riga and Kraków?

International travel from Riga, Latvia to Kraków, Poland is: Fully open.

Can I enter Poland if coming from Latvia?

Entry into Poland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Kraków if traveling from Riga?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What measures do I need to follow in Kraków, Poland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Poland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/15/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Riga and Kraków.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Riga, Latvia from Kraków, Poland?

The restriction level for your return to Riga, Latvia from Poland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Riga from Kraków restricted?

Entry into Latvia is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland.

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

Conditions of reentry into Latvia:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Riga, Latvia?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Latvia was last checked on 5/15/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Riga from Kraków closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Riga to Kraków?

There are 2 ways to travel between Riga and Kraków including taking a bus or flight.

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

The cheapest way to get from Riga to Kraków is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $33 (€30) compared to other travel options to Kraków:

A bus is $68 (€61) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Riga to Kraków costing on average $101 (€91).

What is the quickest way to get from Riga to Kraków?

The quickest way to travel to Kraków from Riga is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 18 h 5 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Riga to Kraków?

The distance is approximately 503 miles (811 km) from Riga to Kraków.

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

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

  • Buses from Riga to Kraków most often leave from Riga, Prāgas Iela and arrive in Kraków, Prokocim Szpital.
  • Flights most often depart from Riga at Riga International Airport and arrive in Kraków at John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice.

Which travel companies can get me from Riga to Kraków?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Kraków. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Riga to Kraków tickets on Omio for $33 (€30).
  • Lot Polish Airlines can get you to Kraków by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lot Polish Airlines from Riga to Kraków for $101 (€91) on Omio.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Riga to Kraków ends?

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

When should I book a ticket from Riga to Kraków online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $33 (€30) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $101 (€91) one way on average.

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

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