Travel from Krakow to Warsaw

Train, bus or fly from Krakow to Warsaw?

Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Krakow to Warsaw hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 27 min. Alternatively, Polski Bus operates a bus from Krakow to Warsaw every 2 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min. Billy also services this route twice a week.

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How to get from Krakow to Warsaw

ModeDurationPrice
From Krakow Glowny train to Warszawa Centralna.2 h 27 min45 zł
From Kraków bus to Warszawa.4 h 55 min86 zł
From Teatr Bagatela line 8 tram to Krakow, bus to Dw. Zachodni 01, then line 127 bus to Centrum 05.7 h 49 min68 zł
From Krakow Glowny night train to Warszawa Centralna.2 h 35 min45 zł
From Krakow rideshare to Warsaw.5 h 1 min35 zł
From Krakow drive to Warsaw.3 h 43 min132 zł
From Kraków Główny train to Krakow airport, fly to Warsaw airport, then train to Warsaw.2 h 42 min168 zł
From Krakau Zob Mda bus to Katowice airport, fly to Warsaw airport, then train to Warsaw.4 h 30 min163 zł

How long does it take to get from Krakow to Warsaw?

The train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Centralna takes 2 h 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.

Is there a direct train between Krakow and Warsaw?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Warszawa Centralna. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

Is there a direct bus between Krakow and Warsaw?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kraków and arriving at Warszawa. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday and Thursday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

Operators from Krakow to Warsaw

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Polish Railways (PKP)703 200 200Polish Railways (PKP)
Polski Bus+48 22 417 62 27Polski Bus
MPK S.A.12-254-13-47MPK S.A.
PKS Polonus708 208 888PKS Polonus
ZTM Warszawa19 115ZTM Warszawa
BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
Koleje Małopolskie703 20 20 25Koleje Małopolskie
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