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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 23 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30Krakow, Dworzec Autobusowy6h25 14:55Prague
1 changes
£181One-way
Cheapest
22:50Krakow, Dworzec Autobusowy7h10 06:00Prague
1 changes
£141One-way
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12:25John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice1h05 13:30Prague Vaclav Havel Airport
0 changes
£941One-way
06:30Kraków7h30 14:00Prague
0 changes
£291One-way
06:30Kraków7h30 14:00Prague
0 changes
£321One-way

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Tue
24 May
£11RegioJet a.s.
£18Flixbus
£20ryanair sun
Wed
25 May
£9RegioJet a.s.
£24Euroticket
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Thu
26 May
£11RegioJet a.s.
£19Flixbus
£179Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
27 May
£12RegioJet a.s.
£23Flixbus
£84ryanair sun
Sat
28 May
£12RegioJet a.s.
£19Flixbus
£159Austrian Airlines
Sun
29 May
£14RegioJet a.s.
£18Flixbus
£154Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
30 May
£11RegioJet a.s.
£22Infobus
£32ryanair sun
Tue
31 May
£11RegioJet a.s.
£21Flixbus
£19ryanair sun
Wed
1 Jun
£9RegioJet a.s.
£16Flixbus
£19ryanair sun
Thu
2 Jun
£9RegioJet a.s.
£20Flixbus
£131Norwegian Air Shuttle
Fri
3 Jun
£11RegioJet a.s.
£14STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£27ryanair sun
Sat
4 Jun
£9RegioJet a.s.
£18Flixbus
£134Lot Polish Airlines
Sun
5 Jun
£14RegioJet a.s.
£14STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£134Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
6 Jun
£9RegioJet a.s.
£25Flixbus
£23ryanair sun
Tue
7 Jun
£9RegioJet a.s.
£25Flixbus
£8ryanair sun
Wed
8 Jun
£9RegioJet a.s.
£16Flixbus
£8ryanair sun
Thu
9 Jun
£9RegioJet a.s.
£16Flixbus
£123Lot Polish Airlines
Fri
10 Jun
£11RegioJet a.s.
£25Flixbus
£23ryanair sun
Sat
11 Jun
£9RegioJet a.s.
£17Flixbus
£116Air Dolomiti

Travel Information to Prague from Kraków

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £114
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 7 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £114 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lot Polish Airlines or Leo Express

Take a coach, flight 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 coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lot Polish Airlines or Leo Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct 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

Am I allowed to travel from Kraków, Poland to Prague, Czechia?

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

Is international entry into Prague from Kraków restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland.

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

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Prague, Czechia?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 15/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Kraków and Prague closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Poland from Prague, Czechia?

The current restriction level for returning to Kraków, Poland from Czechia is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Kraków, Poland from Prague, Czechia?

Reentering Poland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Kraków from Prague?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Which rules do I need to follow in Kraków, Poland regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Poland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 15/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Kraków from Prague here.

What are my Kraków to Prague travel options?

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

What is the cheapest way from Kraków to Prague?

The cheapest way from Kraków to Prague is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £14 compared to other travel options to Prague:

A coach journey is usually £100 less than a journey to Prague by plane, which costs on average £114 for the same trip.

A coach is about £6 less than a train, which costs on average £20 for this route.

What is the quickest way from Kraków to Prague?

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

There are alternative travel options to Prague that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 7 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 22 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Kraków and Prague

You should expect to travel around 243 miles (392 km) from Kraków to Prague.

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

The average frequency per day from Kraków to Prague is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Kraków to Prague?

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

  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Kraków to Prague depart from Kraków, Prokocim Szpital to Praha, Hlavní Nádraží.
  • Most travellers take a flight from John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice to Prague Vaclav Havel Airport.

Which travel operators can get me from Kraków to Prague?

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

  • STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Can get you to Prague by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Kraków to Prague for £14 on Omio.
  • Lot Polish Airlines can take you to Prague by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lot Polish Airlines from Kraków to Prague for £114.
  • Travel with Leo Express to go to Prague by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Leo Express Kraków to Prague tickets on Omio for £20.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Kraków to Prague?

Your journey from Kraków to Prague doesn't have to end in Prague. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Vienna or Budapest. If you’d like to add Berlin, Vienna or Budapest to your Kraków to Prague trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Prague today!

How early should I purchase tickets between Kraków and Prague online for the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £14 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £114 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £20 one way on average.

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