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from Kraków to Zagreb

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

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To get from Kraków to Zagreb on 19 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:10John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice4h55 17:05Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport
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£3271One-way
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12:10John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice4h55 17:05Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport
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£3271One-way
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14:20John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice5h05 19:25Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport
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£3481One-way
14:20John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice7h50 22:10Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport
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05:40John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice11h25 17:05Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport
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£3271One-way

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Tue
19 Oct
£45Flixbus
£327Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
20 Oct
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£311Lufthansa
Thu
21 Oct
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22 Oct
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Sat
23 Oct
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Sun
24 Oct
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£205Lot Polish Airlines
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25 Oct
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26 Oct
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Wed
27 Oct
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28 Oct
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29 Oct
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Sat
30 Oct
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Sun
31 Oct
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£160Lufthansa
Mon
1 Nov
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£134Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
2 Nov
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Wed
3 Nov
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Thu
4 Nov
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5 Nov
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6 Nov
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7 Nov
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Travel Information between Kraków and Zagreb

distanceDistance345 miles (557 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£37 - £226
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £37 • 12 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £226 • 4 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesCroatia Airlines or Flixbus

Travel 345 miles (557 km) by flight or coach from Kraków to Zagreb. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £37. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Croatia Airlines or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Kraków to Zagreb.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Kraków, Poland and Zagreb, Croatia allowed?

International travel from Kraków, Poland to Zagreb, Croatia is: Partially open.

Can I enter Croatia if coming from Poland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What measures do I need to follow in Zagreb, Croatia due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Croatia 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 17/10/2021; 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 between Kraków and Zagreb.

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

The restriction level for your return to Kraków, Poland from Croatia is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Kraków from Zagreb restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into 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 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Kraków, Poland?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Poland was last checked on 15/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Kraków from Zagreb closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Kraków to Zagreb?

There are 2 ways to get from Kraków to Zagreb: flight or coach.

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

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Kraków to Zagreb. Tickets for a coach cost on average £37.

This is compared to other travel options to Zagreb:

A coach is about £189 less than a flight, which costs on average £226 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to get from Kraków to Zagreb?

The fastest way to get to Zagreb from Kraków is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 55 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Zagreb by coach can take on average 12 h 45 min.

What is the distance from Kraków to Zagreb?

Zagreb is approximately 345 miles (557 km) away from Kraków.

How many services a day are there between Kraków and Zagreb?

The average frequency per day from Kraków to Zagreb is:

  • Around 2 coaches per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Zagreb from Kraków as scheduled services by flight or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Kraków to Zagreb:

  • Flights most often depart from Kraków at John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice and arrive in Zagreb at Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport.
  • Coaches mostly leave from Kraków, Jubilat and tend to arrive in Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor.
Which travel companies can take me from Kraków to Zagreb?

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

  • Travel with Croatia Airlines to go to Zagreb by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Croatia Airlines Kraków to Zagreb tickets on Omio for £226.
  • Flixbus can get you to Zagreb by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Kraków to Zagreb for £37 on Omio.
Can I travel directly from Kraków to Zagreb?

Yes, there are direct services available from Kraków to Zagreb with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct flights per day with.
  • You can take a direct coach with with 2 direct coaches per day.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Kraków to Zagreb?
Your journey from Kraków to Zagreb doesn't have to end in Zagreb. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Budapest, Vienna or Ljubljana. If you’d like to add Budapest, Vienna or Ljubljana to your Kraków to Zagreb trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Zagreb today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets to Zagreb from Kraków online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing £226 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £37 one way.

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

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