There are 4 ways to get from Kraków to Olomouc by bus, train, night train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. 913 / ...

$9 - $24

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Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Olomouc hl.n. Ec / ...

$9 - $14

Night train, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the night train from Krakow Glowny to Ostrava hl.n. En
  2. Take the train from Ostrava hl.n. to Olomouc hl.n. Ic / ...

$11 - $16

Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Kraków to Olomouc 158.6 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kraków, Kraków MDA and arriving at Olomouc, Olomouc bus st.. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Olomouc hl.n.. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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The distance between Kraków and Olomouc is 199 km. The road distance is 253.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Olomouc without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs .

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The bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. takes 3 h 50 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Kraków to Olomouc bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Kraków, Kraków MDA station.

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

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The best way to get from Kraków to Olomouc is to bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 27 min.

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Kraków to Olomouc bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Olomouc, Olomouc bus st. station.

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Kraków to Olomouc train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Olomouc hl.n. station.

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Map of how to get from Kraków to Olomouc.
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  • Distance: 124.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Kraków, Poland and Olomouc, Czech Republic?

FlixBus operates a bus from Kraków to Olomouc 4 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Kraków to Olomouc once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 4 h 27 min. Leo Express s.r.o. also services this route twice a week.

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 Olomouc hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
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Raileurope.com
Night train from Krakow Glowny to Ostrava hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Kraków Główny to Olomouc
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $27
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$6 - $8
Business
$13 - $15
Premium
$21 - $27
Train from Ostrava hl. n. to Olomouc hl. n.
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$7 - $9
Premium
$12 - $15
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ostrava hl.n. to Olomouc hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cd.cz
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Ostrava, Ostrava hl.n. to Olomouc, Olomouc Main Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
flixtrain.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 Olomouc, Olomouc bus st.
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Kraków, Reg. Dw. Autob. ul. Bosacka 18 to Olomouc, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
regiojet.com
Regabus
Phone
+420 608 822 892
Email
info@regabus.cz
Website
regabus.cz
Bus from Krakow to Olomouc
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
regabus.cz
Agat
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Kraków to Olomouc
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Schedules at
agat.eu

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Olomouc is 254 km. It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to drive from Kraków to Olomouc.

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