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Overview: Train from Manchester to Kraków

distanceDistance969 miles (1563 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Manchester to Kraków cover the 969 miles (1563 km) long journey taking on average 29 h 18 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available.

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What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Manchester and Kraków?

Travel by train between Manchester, United Kingdom and Kraków, Poland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Kraków from Manchester restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Poland from Manchester?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Kraków, Poland?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Kraków from Manchester closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Manchester, United Kingdom from Kraków, Poland?

The restriction level for your return train to Manchester, United Kingdom from Kraków is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Manchester from Kraków restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Kraków?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

Last checked on 27/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Manchester from Kraków closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance by train from Manchester to Kraków?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Manchester to Kraków via train to be approximately 969 miles (1563 km).

How long does it take from Manchester to Kraków by train?

On average the Manchester to Kraków train time is 29 h 18 min  covering the 969 miles (1563 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

How many train services per day are there to Kraków from Manchester?

The average number of trains departing Manchester for Kraków is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your trip to Kraków from Manchester.
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