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There are 11 ways to get from Kraków to Milan by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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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Fly Krakow to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) KRK - MXP

$81 - $241

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Fly Krakow to Milan Bergamo  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) KRK - BGY

$38 - $467

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Fly Krakow to Milan Linate  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Milan Linate (LIN) KRK - LIN

$80 - $177

Bus to Katowice, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice Airport, Katowice Lotnisko
  2. Fly from Katowice (KTW) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) KTW - MXP

$109 - $265

Fly Krakow to Bologna, train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Bologna (BLQ) KRK - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale

$95 - $340

Fly Krakow to Turin, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Turin (TRN) KRK - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale

$108 - $632

Train  •  18 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Katowice R
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Wien Hbf Eic / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj
  4. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  5. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...

$129 - $232

Bus Sindbad  •  21 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Krakau Zob Mda to Mailand Lampugnano

$57 - $78

Bus Autokar Polska  •  25 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Myślenice to Milan

$70 - $96

Train, night train  •  22 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Katowice R / ...
  2. Take the night train from Katowice to Milano Rogoredo R

$117 - $200

Drive  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Kraków to Milan 827 miles

$190 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Kraków to Milan is to bus which costs 210 zł - 290 zł and takes 21 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kraków to Milan is to fly which costs 300 zł - 900 zł and takes 5 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kraków to Milan. However, there are services departing from Krakau Zob Mda and arriving at conciliazione m1 via lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kraków to Milan. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Milano Centrale via Katowice, Wien Hbf, Innsbruck Hbf and Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 10 min.

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The distance between Kraków and Milan is 951 km. The road distance is 1323.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Milan without a car is to train which takes 18 h 10 min and costs 480 zł - 900 zł.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Kraków to Milan, including transfers.

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Kraków to Milan bus services, operated by Sindbad, depart from Krakau Zob Mda station.

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Kraków to Milan train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Milan is to fly which takes 5 h 14 min and costs 300 zł - 900 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 480 zł - 900 zł and takes 18 h 10 min, you could also bus, which costs 210 zł - 290 zł and takes 21 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Kraków to Milan.
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  • Distance: 594.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

What companies run services between Kraków, Poland and Milan, Italy?

easyJet, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Kraków to Milan every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kraków to Milan via Katowice, Wien Hbf, Innsbruck Hbf, and Verona Porta Nuova in around 18 h 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Krakow to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Krakow to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Krakow to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Krakow to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Krakow to Milan Linate via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Katowice to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Katowice to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Krakow to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Krakow to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Krakow to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Katowice to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Krakow to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $490
Flights from Krakow to Milan Bergamo via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $490
Flights from Katowice to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$26 - $160
Flights from Krakow to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Krakow to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Krakow to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Krakow to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Krakow to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Krakow to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $390
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Krakow to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Krakow to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Krakow to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
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 Krakow Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
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2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Katowice to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Katowice to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Kraków Główny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $5
Business
$6 - $8
Premium
$10 - $13
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.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 Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice Airport, Katowice Lotnisko
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eksprestransfer
Phone
+48 603 966 598
Email
rezerwacja@eksprestransfer.pl
Website
pyrzowiceekspres.pl
Bus from Krakau Zob Mda to Katowice Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
pyrzowiceekspres.pl
Sindbad
Phone
+48 77 443 44 44
Email
poczta@sindbad.pl
Website
sindbad.pl
Bus from Krakau Zob Mda to Mailand Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Myślenice to Milan
Ave. Duration
23 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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The quickest flight from Krakow Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Kraków to Milan bus services, operated by Sindbad, arrive at Mailand Lampugnano station.

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Kraków to Milan train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Milano Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Milan is 1323 km. It takes approximately 12 h 36 min to drive from Kraków to Milan.

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easyJet, Air Dolomiti, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Krakow Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 4161+ hotels available in Milan. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Krakow Airport is to train which takes 19 min and costs 14 zł - 21 zł.

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