Krakow to Warsaw

Krakow to Warsaw

0 trips (PLN 27 – PLN 3,670)  

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Transportation from Krakow to Warsaw

How to get from Krakow to Warsaw

Travelling between Krakow and Warsaw is possible by Flight, bus and taxi. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you PLN 3,670 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere PLN 27.

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

It can take you anywhere between 1 and 16 hours to travel between Krakow and Warsaw depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Krakow and Warsaw. Flight will bring you to your destination in 55m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 15h 30m to reach Warsaw.

How much does it cost to get from Krakow to Warsaw?

Travelling between Krakow and Warsaw can be as cheap as PLN 27 if you opt for a FlixBus bus and as expensive as PLN 3,670 if you buy a Tranigo taxi ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Krakow and Warsaw ?

  • 9 from Krakow to Warsaw starting from 02:15 Krakow Bus Station until 18:50 Krakow Bus Station
  • 4 from Krakow to Warsaw starting from 05:45 Krakow Airport until 18:25 Krakow Airport

3 from Krakow to Warsaw starting from 00:00 Krakow Hotel Transfer until 00:00 Krakow Hotel Transfer

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Krakow to Warsaw.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Krakow to Warsaw, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as PLN 313.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Krakow and Warsaw

Lot Polish Airlines


Travelling from Krakow to Warsaw overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Krakow and Warsaw

FlixBus, Local carrier, Polonus


Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Krakow and Warsaw


What is the most popular transport to get from Krakow to Warsaw?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% opted for a bus