There are 8 ways to get from Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Polish Railways (PKP)  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Przemysl Gl. Ic
  2. Take the train from Przemysl Gl. to Lvov Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Lvov to Ivano-Frankovsk D

$16 - $28

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Train, bus  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Kraków Dworzec Główny to Tarnów Ska3
  2. Take the bus from Tarnow to Ivano-Frankovsk 405

$30 - $45

Train Ukrainian Railways  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Kraków Główny to Lvov Gdynia
  2. Take the train from Lvov to Ivano-Frankovsk D

$31 - $47

Bus  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków to Ivano-Frankovsk 405 / ...

$23 - $40

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk 287.4 miles

$45 - $75

Fly Krakow to Ivano-Frankivsk  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Ivano-Frankivsk (IFO) KRK - IFO

$146 - $449

Fly Krakow to Lviv, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Lviv (LWO) KRK - LWO
  2. Take the train from Lvov to Ivano-Frankovsk

$98 - $404

Bus to Katowice, fly to Lviv, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Katowice Airport, Katowice Lotnisko
  2. Fly from Katowice (KTW) to Lviv (LWO) KTW - LWO
  3. Take the train from Lvov to Ivano-Frankovsk

$76 - $217

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kraków and arriving at Ivano-Frankovsk. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Ivano-Frankovsk via Przemysl Gl. and Lvov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 min.

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The distance between Kraków and Ivano-Frankivsk is 367 km. The road distance is 459.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk without a car is to train which takes 8 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to get from Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk, including transfers.

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Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk bus services, operated by Agat, depart from Kraków station.

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

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The best way to get from Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk is to train which takes 8 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 50 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 8 h 9 min.

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There is no direct flight from Krakow Airport to Ivano-Frankivsk Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk bus services, operated by Agat, arrive at Ivano-Frankovsk station.

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Map of how to get from Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk.
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  • Distance: 229.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 22 min

What companies run services between Kraków, Poland and Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine?

You can take a train from Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk via Przemysl Gl. and Lvov in around 8 h 22 min. Alternatively, Agat operates a bus from Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk twice daily. Tickets cost $32 - $36 and the journey takes 12 h 50 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Krakow to Ivano-Frankivsk via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Krakow to Lviv
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$18 - $160
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Krakow to Lviv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Katowice to Lviv
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20 - $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
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Intercity.pl
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2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Przemysl Gl. to Lvov
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Przemyśl Główny to Lviv
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
intercity.uz.gov.ua
Train from Kraków Główny to Lvov
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Koleje Małopolskie
Phone
703 20 20 25
Email
km@malopolskiekoleje.com.pl
Website
malopolskiekoleje.pl
Train from Kraków Dworzec Główny to Tarnów
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
malopolskiekoleje.pl
Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Tarnow to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Bus from Krakow to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Agat
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Kraków to Ivano-Frankovsk
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32 - $36
Schedules at
agat.eu
Sindbad
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Krakow to Ivano-Frankivsk
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
odri-ua.com
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 Katowice Airport, Katowice Lotnisko
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eksprestransfer
Phone
+48 603 966 598
Email
rezerwacja@eksprestransfer.pl
Website
pyrzowiceekspres.pl
Bus from Krakau Zob Mda to Katowice Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
pyrzowiceekspres.pl

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Ivano-Frankivsk is 1 h ahead of Kraków. It is currently 4:54 PM in Kraków and 5:54 PM in Ivano-Frankivsk.

Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways (UZ), arrive at Ivano-Frankovsk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk is 460 km. It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to drive from Kraków to Ivano-Frankivsk.

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Ukraine International Airlines offers flights from Krakow Airport to Ivano-Frankivsk Airport.

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There are 112+ hotels available in Ivano-Frankivsk. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kraków to Krakow Airport is to train which takes 19 min and costs .

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