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from Kraków to Prague

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

Our recommendation

To get from Kraków to Prague on 29 Nov we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00Krakow, Dworzec Autobusowy6h22 14:22Praha, Hlavní Nádraží
1 changes
£121One-way
Cheapest
08:00Krakow, Dworzec Autobusowy6h22 14:22Praha, Hlavní Nádraží
1 changes
£121One-way
Other options
04:48Kraków6h54 11:42Praha-Libeň, nádraží
0 changes
£201One-way
22:50Krakow, Dworzec Autobusowy7h05 05:55Praha, Hlavní Nádraží
1 changes
£161One-way
04:48Kraków7h01 11:49Prague
0 changes
£201One-way

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Sun
28 Nov
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£23Flixbus
£41ryanair sun
Mon
29 Nov
£11RegioJet a.s.
£14Flixbus
£220Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
30 Nov
£11RegioJet a.s.
£18Flixbus
£217Lufthansa
Wed
1 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£11Flixbus
£186Lufthansa
Thu
2 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12Flixbus
£23ryanair sun
Fri
3 Dec
£12RegioJet a.s.
£14Flixbus
£130Lufthansa
Sat
4 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12Infobus
£150Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
5 Dec
£12RegioJet a.s.
£12Flixbus
£21ryanair sun
Mon
6 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£14Flixbus
£150Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
7 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£24Infobus
£150Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
8 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12Flixbus
£130Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
9 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£11Flixbus
£8ryanair sun
Fri
10 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12Flixbus
£130Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
11 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£11Flixbus
£130Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
12 Dec
£14RegioJet a.s.
£24Agat
£8ryanair sun
Mon
13 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12Flixbus
£119Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
14 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£24Agat
£119Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
15 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£6Flixbus
£119Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
16 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£11Flixbus
£21ryanair sun
Fri
17 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12Flixbus
£112Lufthansa
Sat
18 Dec
£11RegioJet a.s.
£12Infobus
£108Lot Polish Airlines

Travel Information to Prague from Kraków

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £178
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £11 • 6 h 22 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £178 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or RegioJet a. S.

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 243 miles (392 km) between Kraków and Prague. 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 £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Lufthansa Cityline, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or RegioJet a. S. Among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Kraków to Prague.

Travel from Krakow to Prague: Journey Details

Anyone traveling from Krakow to Prague will be able to choose from coaches or flights. The fastest option is to fly indirectly, but the most comfortable choice could be the bus. One great idea is to catch an overnight express bus that drops travelers off in central Prague in time to check in at their hostel or hotel.

Return trips from Prague to Krakow are also available.

Coaches from Krakow to Prague

Taking the bus is a great way to travel from Krakow to Prague. Services leave the city center every day and are provided by Student Agency, Infobus and AMSBus.cz. Travelers need to know that coaches from Krakow to Prague can take as little as 7 hours, or longer than 9 hours depending on the time of day. Coaches leave continuously from 4:10 a.m. until just before midnight.

Flights from Krakow to Prague

Travelers can choose from a range of airlines when traveling from Krakow to Prague including LOT Polish Airlines, Brussels Airlines. However, the thing to remember about flights from Krakow to Prague is that a change in Warsaw or Berlin will be required - extending the flight time to around 4 hours.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Prague, Czechia from Kraków, Poland?

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

Can I enter Czechia if coming from Poland?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Prague if travelling from Kraków?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Prague, Czechia due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Czechia must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 22/11/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Kraków to Prague.

Are there restrictions on reentering Poland from Prague, Czechia due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Poland from Czechia?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Poland:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Poland?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Poland 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 Kraków, Poland was last verified on 22/11/2021. 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 Kraków from Prague.

What are my travel options from Kraków to Prague?

You can travel from Kraków to Prague 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

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

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Kraków to Prague. Tickets for a train cost on average £11.

This is compared to other travel options to Prague:

A train is £168 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Kraków to Prague costing on average £178.

A train is generally £4 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £14 from Kraków to Prague.

What is the quickest way from Kraków to Prague?

The quickest way to travel between Kraków and Prague is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 20 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 6 h 22 min.

How far is it from Kraków to Prague?

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

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

The average frequency per day from Kraków to Prague is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

Where do I depart from Kraków? Where do I arrive in Prague?

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

  • Most travellers take a flight from John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice to Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.
  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Kraków to Prague depart from Kraków, Jubilat to Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
Which travel companies can get me from Kraków to Prague?

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

  • You can travel to Prague from Kraków by flight with Lufthansa Cityline. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £178 with Lufthansa Cityline from Kraków to Prague.
  • You can take a coach from Kraków to Prague with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Cheap tickets can be found for £14 with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Kraków to Prague.
  • You can travel from Kraków to Prague by train with RegioJet a. S. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £11 with RegioJet a. S. From Kraków to Prague.
Is there a direct service to Prague from Kraków?

Yes, there are direct services available between Kraków and Prague with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct flights per day with.
  • You can travel directly by coach with Flixbus, Infobus, BlaBlaCar, Agat or Euroticket with direct coaches per day.
  • You can find around 1 direct train per day and book this direct train with.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Kraków and Prague ends?
Omio customers who travel from Kraków to Prague often also extend their holiday to go to Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Prague and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets to Prague from Kraków online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket is £178 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a coach ticket is £14 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £11 one way for this journey.

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