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Duration 6h 34m
Distance 328.4 km
Average price 1 800 ₴
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Kraków and Lvov takes 6h 34m and the fastest train takes 4h 56m. The train service runs several times per day from Kraków to Lvov. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Przemyśl

  1. Krakow Glowny
  2. Przemysl Gl.
  3. Lvov
5h 38m
2 050 ₴ - 3 010 ₴

Kraków to Lvov train times

Trains run four times a day between Kraków and Lvov. The service departs Kraków at 20:07 in the evening, which arrives into Lvov at 06:10. All services require a transfer at PRZEMYSL GLOWNY and take an average of 6h 34m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Kraków to Lvov? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kraków Główny Station station and arriving at Lviv. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 8m.

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The distance between Kraków and Lvov is 291 km. The road distance is 328.4 km.

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Kraków to Lvov train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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Kraków to Lvov train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Lviv station.

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Lvov is 1h ahead of Kraków. It is currently 4:40 PM in Kraków and 5:40 PM in Lvov.

There are 183+ hotels available in Lvov. Prices start at 3 750 ₴ per night.

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What companies run services between Kraków and Lvov?

You can take a train from Kraków to Lvov via Przemysl Glowny and Przemysl Gl. in around 5h 38m.
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
Once daily
Estimated price
750 ₴ - 1 400 ₴
Train from Kraków Główny Station to Lviv
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
Once daily
Estimated price
750 ₴ - 1 400 ₴
Schedules at
3rd class
750 ₴ - 1 100 ₴
2nd class
1 000 ₴ - 1 400 ₴
1st class
1 500 ₴ - 2 200 ₴

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