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

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Train Polish Railways (PKP)  •  16h 58m

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Przemysl Gl. Ic
  2. Take the train from Przemysl Gl. to Svyatoshino
  3. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Sumi D

$20 - $43

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Train  •  25h 25m

  1. Take the train from Kraków Główny Station to Lvov Wrocław
  2. Take the train from Lvov to Sumi

$33 - $53

Bus, train  •  27h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Kraków to Kharkiv
  2. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Sumi Express / ...

$63 - $75

Bus  •  32h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Kraków to Poltava
  2. Take the bus from Poltava to Sumy

$56 - $82

Drive  •  14h 37m

  1. Drive from Kraków to Sumy 747.9 miles

$120 - $190

Fly Krakow to Kharkiv, train  •  11h 20m

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Kharkiv (HRK) KRK - HRK
  2. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Sumi

$99 - $255

Bus to Katowice, fly to Kharkiv, train  •  10h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Krakow Central Bus Station to Katowice Airport
  2. Fly from Katowice (KTW) to Kharkiv (HRK) KTW - HRK
  3. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Sumi

$45 - $204

Fly Krakow to Boryspil, train  •  10h 17m

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Boryspil (KBP) KRK - KBP
  2. Take the train from Darnicsa to Sumi

$122 - $409

Fly Krakow to Kyiv Zhuliany, train  •  12h 3m

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) KRK - IEV
  2. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Sumi

$128 - $275

Bus to Katowice, fly to Kyiv Zhuliany, train  •  10h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Krakow Central Bus Station to Katowice Airport
  2. Fly from Katowice (KTW) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) KTW - IEV
  3. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Sumi

$63 - $155

Train to Warsaw Chopin, fly to Kharkiv, train  •  11h 38m

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Zachodnia
  2. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Kharkiv (HRK) WAW - HRK
  3. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Sumi

$71 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Kraków to Sumy is to train which costs 70 zł - 160 zł and takes 16h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Kraków to Sumy is to fly and train which costs 450 zł - 1 600 zł and takes 10h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kraków to Sumy. However, there are services departing from Kraków and arriving at Sumy via Poltava. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kraków to Sumy. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Sumi via Przemysl Gl., Svyatoshino and Kiev Pass. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 58m.

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The distance between Kraków and Sumy is 1054 km. The road distance is 1196.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Sumy without a car is to train which takes 16h 58m and costs 70 zł - 160 zł.

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It takes approximately 16h 58m to get from Kraków to Sumy, including transfers.

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Kraków to Sumy bus services, operated by Sindbad, depart from Kraków station.

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

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The best way to get from Kraków to Sumy is to train which takes 16h 58m and costs 70 zł - 160 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 210 zł - 310 zł and takes 32h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Kraków to Sumy.
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  • Distance: 658.8 miles
  • Duration: 16h 58m

What companies run services between Kraków, Poland and Sumy, Ukraine?

You can take a train from Kraków to Sumy via Przemysl Gl., Svyatoshino, and Kiev Pass in around 16h 58m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kraków to Sumy via Poltava in around 32h 15m.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Krakow to Kharkiv via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Flights from Krakow to Kharkiv via Budapest, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Flights from Katowice to Kharkiv via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Krakow to Boryspil via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Krakow to Kyiv Zhuliany via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Krakow to Kyiv Zhuliany via Vienna, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Krakow to Kyiv Zhuliany via Munich, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Katowice to Kyiv Zhuliany via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Katowice to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Krakow to Kyiv Zhuliany via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Krakow to Kyiv Zhuliany via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Katowice to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Krakow to Kharkiv via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Flights from Krakow to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Kharkiv via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Krakow to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$24 - $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 Krakow Glowny to Przemysl Gl.
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
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2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Przemysl Gl. to Svyatoshino
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $20
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kiev Pass to Sumi
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Lvov to Sumi
Ave. Duration
15h 47m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$5 - $8
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Harkov Pass to Sumi
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$12 - $17
Train from Darnicsa to Sumi
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$13 - $20
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kraków Główny Station to Lvov
Ave. Duration
8h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
AGAT
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Kraków to Kharkiv
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
agat.eu
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Poltava to Sumy
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Poltava to Sumy Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Eksprestransfer
Phone
+48 603 966 598
Email
rezerwacja@eksprestransfer.pl
Website
pyrzowiceekspres.pl
Bus from Krakow Central Bus Station to Katowice Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Unknown
Eksprestransfer

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There is no direct flight from Krakow Airport to Kharkiv Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Kraków to Sumy bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Sumy station.

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Sumy is 1h ahead of Kraków. It is currently 9:43 PM in Kraków and 10:43 PM in Sumy.

Kraków to Sumy train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Sumi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Sumy is 1197 km. It takes approximately 14h 37m to drive from Kraków to Sumy.

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Ukraine International Airlines and LOT offer flights from Krakow Airport to Kharkiv Airport.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Sumy. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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

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