There are 9 ways to get from Barcelona to Krakow by plane, bus, train, car or taxi

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

Recommended option

Fly to Krakow  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Krakow (KRK) BCN - KRK

$85 - $275

Cheapest option

Fly to Warsaw, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Warsaw (WAW) BCN - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Krakow Glowny

$64 - $304

7 alternative options

Fly to Katowice, bus  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Katowice (KTW) BCN - KTW
  2. Take the bus from Katowice Flughafen to Krakau Zob Mda

$85 - $391

Train via Berlin Hbf  •  25 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Köln Hbf Tha
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) ICE
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Zachodnia
  5. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Krakow Glowny

$452 - $694

Train  •  28 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu Ave / ...
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Katowice Ec / ...
  6. Take the train from Katowice to Krakow Glowny ICE

$408 - $534

Bus  •  34 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Bologna
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Krakow

$158 - $225

Train French Railways (SNCF)  •  36 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Nice Ville to Katowice D
  4. Take the train from Katowice to Krakow Glowny ICE

$247 - $370

Drive  •  20 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Krakow 1407 miles

$260 - $390

Taxi, train, drive  •  25 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barcelona to Malgrat de Mar
  2. Take the train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants R1
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Ost Ec / ...
  6. Drive from München Ost to Krakow

$604 - $793

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Krakow, Poland?

Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Barcelona to Krakow every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Krakow via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Köln Hbf, Berlin Hbf, and Warszawa Zachodnia in around 25 h 38 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow via Munich
Avg. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Katowice via Munich
Avg. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Katowice via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw via Munich
Avg. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow via Beauvais
Avg. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow via London Stansted
Avg. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow via Milan Malpensa
Avg. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow via Paris CDG
Avg. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow via Lyon
Avg. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw
Avg. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Krakow via Madrid
Avg. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw
Avg. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Katowice
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw
Avg. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw via Paris CDG
Avg. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw
Avg. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw via Copenhagen
Avg. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Warsaw via Rome
Avg. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
pkp.pl
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Krakow Glowny
Avg. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $22
Train from Katowice to Krakow Glowny
Avg. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $12
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Avg. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$220 - $240
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$220 - $240
1st Class
$280 - $420
Train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Avg. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $155
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $155
1st Class
$170 - $280
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Köln Hbf
Avg. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $200
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$150 - $200
1st Class
$200 - $290
German Railways (DB)
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Avg. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $150
Train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Zachodnia
Avg. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$45 - $85
First
$70 - $130
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Avg. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Avg. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Ost
Avg. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
French Railways (SNCF)
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Avg. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Avg. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $85
Train from Nice Ville to Katowice
Avg. Duration
24 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Katowice
Avg. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Spanish Railways AVE
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Avg. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Eksprestransfer
Website
pyrzowiceekspres.pl
Bus from Katowice Flughafen to Krakau Zob Mda
Avg. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
pyrzowiceekspres.pl
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Barcelona to Bologna
Avg. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Bologna to Krakow
Avg. Duration
17 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
IMET
Phone
+34 932 23 51 51
Website
taxi.amb.cat
Taxi Class
Phone
+34 933 07 07 07
Website
taxiclassrent.com
Taxis Barcelona 24 Hora
Phone
+34 930 13 01 06
Website
taxidebarcelona.net
Radio taxi 033
Phone
+34 933 03 30 33
Website
radiotaxi033.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Barcelona to Krakow?

The distance between Barcelona and Krakow is 1676 km. The road distance is 2251 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Krakow?

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Krakow is to fly and train which costs 90€ and takes 8 h 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Barcelona to Krakow?

The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Krakow is to fly which takes 6 h 24 min and costs 100€.

Is there a direct train between Barcelona and Krakow?

No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Krakow. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Krakow Glowny via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Köln Hbf, Berlin Hbf and Warszawa Zachodnia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 38 min.

Is there a direct bus between Barcelona and Krakow?

No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Krakow. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Krakow via Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 32 min.

How long does it take to get from Barcelona to Krakow?

It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Barcelona to Krakow, including transfers.