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from Madrid to Kraków

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

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Kraków on 28 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:10Madrid Barajas Airport18h05 11:15John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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£3751One-way
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17:10Madrid Barajas Airport18h05 11:15John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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£3751One-way
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17:10Madrid Barajas Airport24h00 17:10John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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£3751One-way
06:00Madrid Barajas Airport11h10 17:10John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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£6011One-way
06:00Madrid Barajas Airport11h10 17:10John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice
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£6011One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Thu
28 Oct
£375KLM
Fri
29 Oct
£128Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
30 Oct
£108Lufthansa
Sun
31 Oct
£173Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
1 Nov
£150Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
2 Nov
£86Ryanair
Wed
3 Nov
£213Air Europa
Thu
4 Nov
£48ryanair sun
Fri
5 Nov
£97Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
6 Nov
£70ryanair sun
Sun
7 Nov
£150Lot Polish Airlines
Mon
8 Nov
£86Lufthansa
Tue
9 Nov
£27Ryanair
Wed
10 Nov
£86Lufthansa
Thu
11 Nov
£43ryanair sun
Fri
12 Nov
£97Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
13 Nov
£86ryanair sun
Sun
14 Nov
£86Lufthansa
Mon
15 Nov
£85Air France
Tue
16 Nov
£53Ryanair

Travel Information between Madrid and Kraków

distanceDistance1318 miles (2125 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £29 • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Travel 1318 miles (2125 km) by flight from Madrid to Kraków. Ryanair is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Madrid to Kraków.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Kraków, Poland from Madrid, Spain currently allowed?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Kraków, Poland is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Spain enter Poland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Kraków from Madrid?

Conditions of entry 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 8 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Kraków, Poland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Poland has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 23/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Madrid to Kraków.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Spain from Kraków, Poland?

The restriction level for your return to Madrid, Spain from Poland is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Madrid from Kraków restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Madrid, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain 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 Spain was last checked on 26/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Madrid from Kraków closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel between Madrid and Kraków?

Travel Madrid to Kraków by flight.

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

The fastest way to travel from Madrid to Kraków is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 10 min.

How far is Kraków from Madrid?

The distance between Madrid and Kraków is around 1318 miles (2125 km).

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

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in John Paul II International Airport Krakow Balice.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Madrid to Kraków?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Madrid and Kraków:

  • You can travel by plane to Kraków from Madrid with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair Madrid to Kraków tickets for £29 on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Madrid to Kraków?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Madrid to Kraków:

  • You can travel directly by plane with.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Madrid to Kraków?
Omio customers who travel from Madrid to Kraków often also extend their holiday to go to Warsaw, Prague or Berlin. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Kraków and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book my Madrid to Kraków ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket is £29 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Madrid 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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