Travel from Dresden to Krakow

Train, bus or fly from Dresden to Krakow?

Polski Bus operates a bus from Dresden to Krakow once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dresden to Krakow via Zgorzelec and Wroclaw Glowny in around 8 h 35 min.

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How to get from Dresden to Krakow

ModeDurationPrice
From Dresden bus to Kraków.7 h 20 min121 zł
From Dresden, Dresden central station bus to Wrocław, Wrocław DA, walk to Wroclaw Glowny, then train to Krakow Glowny.7 h 54 min136 zł
From Dresden Mitte train to Zgorzelec, train to Wroclaw Glowny, then train to Krakow Glowny.8 h 35 min185 zł
From Dresden Hbf train to Pardubice hl.n., train to Bohumin, then night train to Krakow Glowny.10 h 56 min172 zł
From Dresden Hbf train to Liberec then bus to Kraków.15 h 58 min288 zł
From Dresden rideshare to Krakow.6 h 17 min94 zł
From Dresden drive to Krakow.4 h 49 min279 zł
From Dresden Mitte train to Dresden airport, fly to Krakow airport, then train to Krakow.6 h 44 min822 zł
From Dresden Mitte train to Dresden airport, fly to Katowice airport, then bus to Krakow.8 h 32 min1 301 zł
From Dresden, Dresden Neustadt bus to Berlin Schoenefeld airport, fly to Krakow airport, then train to Krakow.6 h 22 min535 zł
From Dresden Hbf train to Hlavní nádraží, bus to Prague airport, fly to Krakow airport, then train to Krakow.7 h 25 min692 zł

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

The bus from Dresden to Kraków takes 7 h 20 min including transfers and departs once daily.

Is there a direct train between Dresden and Krakow?

No, there is no direct train from Dresden to Krakow. However, there are services departing from Dresden Mitte and arriving at Krakow Glowny via Zgorzelec and Wroclaw Glowny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

Is there a direct bus between Dresden and Krakow?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dresden and arriving at Kraków. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

Operators from Dresden to Krakow

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Polski Bus+48 22 417 62 27Polski Bus
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
Polish Railways (PKP)703 200 200Polish Railways (PKP)
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
Czech Railways (ČD)+420 221 111 122Czech Railways (ČD)
BillyBilly
BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
S-BahnS-Bahn
LufthansaLufthansa
Koleje Małopolskie703 20 20 25Koleje Małopolskie
EksprestransferEksprestransfer
RyanairRyanair
Prague Public Transit Co.296 19 18 17Prague Public Transit Co.
Austrian AirlinesAustrian Airlines