There are 6 ways to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly, bus, train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Vienna (VIE) KRK - VIE
  2. Take the bus from Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
  3. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Piestany

$99 - $327

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Bohumin  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Bohumín
  2. Take the train from Bohumin to Zilina
  3. Take the train from Zilina to Piestany

$18 - $27

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station 911
  2. Take the train from Ruzomberok to Piestany Regional

$23 - $36

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Kežmarok AS Leo Express
  2. Take the bus from Kežmarok to Piešťany 701502

$23 - $29

Train  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Bohumin Ec
  2. Take the train from Bohumin to Zilina
  3. Take the train from Zilina to Piestany

$22 - $34

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany 207.4 miles

$40 - $65

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

You can take a bus from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany via Kežmarok AS and Kežmarok in around 8 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany via Krakow Glowny, Bohumin, and Zilina in around 8 h 58 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Krakow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Piestany
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Zilina to Piestany
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Ruzomberok to Piestany
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
slovakrail.sk
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Zilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cd.cz
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Bohumín to Žilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$7 - $9
Premium
$12 - $16
Polish Railways (PKP)
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Kraków Airport to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $9
Bus from Kraków Airport to Kežmarok AS
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $10
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Kežmarok to Piešťany
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
sad-po.sk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany?

The distance between Krakow Airport (KRK) and Piešťany is 218 km. The road distance is 332 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany?

The cheapest way to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany is to bus and train which costs 60 zł - 95 zł and takes 6 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany?

The quickest way to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany is to fly and bus and train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs 330 zł - 1 200 zł.

Is there a direct train between Krakow Airport (KRK) and Piešťany?

No, there is no direct train from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany. However, there are services departing from Krakow Balice and arriving at Piestany via Krakow Glowny, Bohumin and Zilina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 58 min.

Is there a direct bus between Krakow Airport (KRK) and Piešťany?

No, there is no direct bus from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany. However, there are services departing from Kraków Airport and arriving at Piešťany via Kežmarok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany?

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Piešťany, including transfers.