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from Ostrava to Kraków

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

Our recommendation

To get from Ostrava to Kraków on 28 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

00:40Ostrava2h50 03:30Kraków
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£251One-way
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00:40Ostrava2h50 03:30Kraków
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Travel Information from Ostrava to Kraków

distanceDistance74 miles (120 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£6 - £7
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £6 • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeCoach • £7 • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Leo Express

Take a coach or train to travel 74 miles (120 km) to Kraków from Ostrava. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £6. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Leo Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Ostrava to Kraków.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Kraków, Poland from Ostrava, Czechia currently allowed?

Travel between Ostrava, Czechia and Kraków, Poland is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Czechia enter Poland?

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

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

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 20/01/2022. 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 Ostrava to Kraków.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Ostrava, Czechia from Kraków, Poland?

The current restriction level for returning to Ostrava, Czechia from Poland is: Partially open.

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

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test within 2 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
  • Unvaccinated travellers are required to take a PCR test between days 5 and 7 after arrival
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Ostrava, Czechia regarding COVID-19?

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

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022. 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 Ostrava from Kraków here.

How do I travel between Ostrava and Kraków?

There are 2 travel options from Ostrava to Kraków: coach or train.

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

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Ostrava to Kraków. Tickets for a train cost on average £6.

This is compared to other travel options to Kraków:

A train is about £1 less than a coach, which costs on average £7 for this route.

What is the fastest way to Kraków from Ostrava?

The quickest way to travel to Kraków from Ostrava is by coach, which takes on average 2 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Kraków by train can take on average 2 h 40 min.

How far is it from Ostrava to Kraków?

The distance from Ostrava to Kraków is approximately 74 miles (120 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Ostrava to Kraków is:

  • 6 coaches per day.

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

When going from Ostrava to Kraków, where do I depart from Ostrava and where do I arrive in Kraków?

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

  • Coaches from Ostrava to Kraków most often leave from Ostrava, Náměstí Dr. Brauna (Svinov) and arrive in Kraków, Aleja Zygmunta Krasińskiego (Jubilat).

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Ostrava to Kraków?

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

  • STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Can take you to Kraków by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Ostrava to Kraków for £7.
  • Leo Express can take you to Kraków by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Leo Express from Ostrava to Kraków for £6.

Is there a way to travel directly from Ostrava to Kraków?

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

  • You can find around 6 direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with Flixbus or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.

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 Ostrava to Kraków.

Where should I go next after I travel to Kraków from Ostrava?

Looking to extend your trip from Ostrava to Kraków? Many Omio customers who go from Ostrava to Kraków usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Warsaw, Prague or Berlin. If you're looking to explore Warsaw, Prague or Berlin from Kraków, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I book tickets between Ostrava and Kraków online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is £7 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £6 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Ostrava 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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