There are 6 ways to get from Żagań to Kraków by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Zagan to Wroclaw Glowny Kd / ...
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Krakow Glowny Ic / ...

$17 - $24

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Train, bus FlixBus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Zagan to Legnica Kd / ...
  2. Take the bus from Legnica to Wrocław, Wrocław DA
  3. Take the bus from Wrocław, Wrocław DA to Kraków, Kraków MDA P14 / ...

$24 - $39

Train, bus PKS Zielona Gora  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Zagan to Legnica Kd / ...
  2. Take the bus from Legnica to Kraków MDA

$17 - $26

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Żagań to Kraków 260 miles

$40 - $65

Train, train to Zielona Gora, fly  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Zagan to Zielona Gora
  2. Take the train from Zielona Gora to Babimost
  3. Fly from Zielona Gora (IEG) to Krakow (KRK) IEG - KRK

$76 - $275

Train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Zagan to Berlin Ostkreuz
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Krakow (KRK) SXF - KRK

$94 - $454

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Żagań to Kraków. However, there are services departing from Zagan and arriving at Krakow Glowny via Wroclaw Glowny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 14 min.

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The distance between Żagań and Kraków is 368 km. The road distance is 415.9 km.

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The best way to get from Żagań to Kraków without a car is to train which takes 6 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Żagań to Kraków, including transfers.

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Żagań to Kraków train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Zagan station.

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There is no direct flight from Zielona Gora Airport to Krakow Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Żagań to Kraków train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Krakow Glowny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Żagań to Kraków is 416 km. It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to drive from Żagań to Kraków.

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Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and LOT offer flights from Zielona Gora Airport to Krakow Airport.

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There are 2705+ hotels available in Kraków. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Żagań to Kraków.
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  • Distance: 229.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Żagań, Poland and Kraków, Poland?

You can take a train from Żagań to Kraków via Wroclaw Glowny in around 6 h 14 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Zielona Gora to Krakow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Zielona Gora to Krakow via Warsaw, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Zielona Gora to Krakow via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Zagan to Wroclaw Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Krakow Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Zagan to Legnica
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Zagan to Zielona Gora
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Zielona Gora to Babimost
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
Train from Zagan to Berlin Ostkreuz
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Legnica to Wrocław, Wrocław DA
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Wrocław, Wrocław DA to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
PKS Gryfice
Phone
914 698 311
Website
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Legnica to Wrocław
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl
PKS Polonus
PKS Zielona Gora
Phone
+48 703 40 23 57
Email
pks@pks.zgora.pl
Website
pks.zgora.pl
Bus from Legnica to Wrocław
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl
Bus from Legnica to Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
pks.zgora.pl

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