There are 4 ways to get from Kraków to Oświęcim by train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Oswiecim R / ...

$5 - $8

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Rideshare  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Krakow to Oswiecim 41.8 miles

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kraków to Oświęcim 41.7 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Kraków to Oświęcim 41.7 miles

$7 - $11

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Oswiecim. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Kraków and Oświęcim is 52 km. The road distance is 66.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Oświęcim without a car is to train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs .

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The train from Krakow Glowny to Oswiecim takes 1 h 41 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Kraków to Oświęcim train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Oswiecim station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Oświęcim is 67 km. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Kraków to Oświęcim.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Oświęcim. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Kraków and Oświęcim. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Kraków to Oświęcim.
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  • Distance: 32.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

What companies run services between Kraków, Poland and Oświęcim, Małopolskie, Poland?

Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Kraków to Oświęcim hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 41 min.

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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 Oswiecim
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
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2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $10
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Krakow to Oswiecim
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Kraków to Oświęcim
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Radio Taxi Wawel
Phone
+48 12 266 66 66
Website
waweltaxi.pl
MPT Radio taxi
Phone
+48 12 647 20 42
Website
radiotaximpt.krakow.pl
Dwójki Radio Taxi
Phone
+48 12 422 22 22
Website
taxi.krakow.pl

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