There are 4 ways to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Krakow Balice to Wieliczka Rynek-Kopalnia

$2 - $6

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Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine 16.9 miles

$20 - $25

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine 16.9 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine 16.9 miles

$20 - $26

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Krakow Balice and arriving at Wieliczka Rynek-Kopalnia. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

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The distance between Krakow Airport (KRK) and Wieliczka Salt Mine is 21 km. The road distance is 27 km.

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The best way to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine without a car is to train which takes 49 min and costs .

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The train from Krakow Balice to Wieliczka Rynek-Kopalnia takes 46 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Krakow Balice station.

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Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Wieliczka Rynek-Kopalnia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine is 27 km. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine.

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There are 2706+ hotels available in Wieliczka Salt Mine. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine.
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  • Distance: 13 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Krakow Airport (KRK), Poland and Wieliczka Salt Mine, Poland?

Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 46 min. Koleje Małopolskie also services this route twice daily.

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 Balice to Wieliczka Rynek-Kopalnia
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$4 - $6
1st Class
$5 - $9
Koleje Małopolskie
Phone
703 20 20 25
Email
km@malopolskiekoleje.com.pl
Website
malopolskiekoleje.pl
Train from Krakow Airport to Wieliczka Rynek-Kopalnia
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
malopolskiekoleje.pl
Other operators
Uber Krakow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$20 - $26
UberSelect
$25 - $35
Taxi from Krakow Airport (KRK) to Wieliczka Salt Mine
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Radio Taxi Wawel
Phone
+48 12 266 66 66
Website
waweltaxi.pl
MPT Radio taxi
Phone
+48 12 647 20 42
Website
radiotaximpt.krakow.pl
Dwójki Radio Taxi
Phone
+48 12 422 22 22
Website
taxi.krakow.pl

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