There are 4 ways to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Košice 1262

$18 - $30

3 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Bohumin Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Bohumín to Košice, Košice station Le001 / ...

$18 - $56

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice 166.3 miles

$30 - $50

Shuttle  •  4 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Krakow Airport to Košice Eurobusways

$45 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice station. However, there are services departing from Krakow Balice and arriving at Košice, Košice station via Krakow Glowny and Bohumín. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 55 min.

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The distance between Krakow Airport (KRK) and Košice is 184 km. The road distance is 266 km.

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The best way to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice, including transfers.

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Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Krakow Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice is to bus which takes 5 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 55 min.

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Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice train services, operated by Flixtrain, arrive at Košice, Košice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice is 266 km. It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to drive from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice.

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There are 159+ hotels available in Košice. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice.
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  • Distance: 115.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Krakow Airport (KRK), Poland and Košice, Slovakia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Košice via Krakow Glowny, Bohumin, and Bohumín in around 9 h 55 min.

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 Bohumin
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 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 Bohumín
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$9 - $10
Premium
$14 - $18
Train from Bohumín to Košice
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $40
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$8 - $10
Business
$18 - $21
Premium
$30 - $40
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Bohumín to Košice, Košice station
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
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 Košice
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Krakow Airport to Košice
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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