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There are 6 ways to get from Kraków to Sopron by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Wien Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Sopron Re / ...

5 608 Ft - 14 127 Ft

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Bus  •  10h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Kraków, Reg. Dw. Autob. ul. Bosacka 18 to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Wien Hbf to Eisenstadt Domplatz 200

Night bus, train  •  10h 17m

  1. Take the night bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Vienna, Vienna Central Station N1291
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Sopron Re / ...

10 832 Ft - 17 875 Ft

Drive  •  5h 16m

  1. Drive from Kraków to Sopron 535.6 km

18 000 Ft - 27 000 Ft

Fly to Vienna, train  •  5h 32m

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Vienna (VIE) KRK - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Sopron

11 425 Ft - 51 391 Ft

Fly to Graz, train  •  10h 36m

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Graz (GRZ) KRK - GRZ
  2. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Wiener Neustadt Hbf

18 868 Ft - 68 448 Ft

Poland → Hungary
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International entry into Hungary from Poland

Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents, as well as residents from Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia

Restricted for: Foreign nationals

Conditions of entry to Hungary

10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
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Rules to follow in Hungary

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Poland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Hungary from Poland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The COVID-19 helpline number in Sopron is 0036 6 80 277 455.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sopron is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Sopron is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus hotline on 0036 6 80 277 455.

No, returning to Poland from Hungary is currently allowed.

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Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.
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To the best of our knowledge, these details are correct as of the last update: 18 Oct 2020.

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The cheapest way to get from Kraków to Sopron is to train which costs 70 zł - 180 zł and takes 7h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Kraków to Sopron is to drive which costs 230 zł - 340 zł and takes 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kraków to Sopron. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Sopron via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 12m.

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The distance between Kraków and Sopron is 360 km. The road distance is 535.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Sopron without a car is to train which takes 7h 12m and costs 70 zł - 180 zł.

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It takes approximately 7h 12m to get from Kraków to Sopron, including transfers.

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Kraków to Sopron train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Sopron is to train which takes 7h 12m and costs 70 zł - 180 zł. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10h 6m.

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The quickest flight from Krakow Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Kraków to Sopron train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Sopron station.

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  • Distance: 360.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 12m

What companies run services between Kraków, Poland and Sopron, Hungary?

You can take a train from Kraków to Sopron via Wien Hbf in around 7h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kraków to Sopron via Vienna, Hbf, Wien Hbf, Eisenstadt Domplatz, E, Loipersbach-Schattendorf Bahnhof, and Loipersbach-Schattendorf in around 10h 6m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Krakow to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
22 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft
Flights from Krakow to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
21 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft
Flights from Krakow to Graz via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
21 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft
Flights from Krakow to Graz via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
22 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft
Flights from Krakow to Graz via Frankfurt, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
22 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Krakow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
21 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft
Flights from Krakow to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
23 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Krakow to Graz via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
24 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Krakow to Graz via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 42 000 Ft
Train operators
PKP Intercity

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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Krakow Glowny to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4 300 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
4 300 Ft - 5 500 Ft
1st Class
6 000 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Sopron
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4 700 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Graz Hbf to Wiener Neustadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Graz Hbf to Wiener Neustadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3 400 Ft - 7 000 Ft
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
4 000 Ft - 4 900 Ft
Regional Train Ticket
3 400 Ft - 4 400 Ft
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
5 500 Ft - 7 000 Ft
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Kraków, Reg. Dw. Autob. ul. Bosacka 18 to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
5 000 Ft - 7 000 Ft
Website
RegioJet
Verkehrsverbund Ost-Region - VOR
Phone
0800 22 23 24
Email
office@vor.at
Website
vor.at
Bus from Wien Hbf to Eisenstadt Domplatz
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
vor.at
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Vienna, Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9 500 Ft - 12 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Sopron is 536 km. It takes approximately 5h 16m to drive from Kraków to Sopron.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Krakow Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Sopron. Prices start at 30 000 Ft per night.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Krakow Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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