Coaches from Warsaw to Krakow

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Journey Information

There are 23 intercity coaches per day from Warsaw to Krakow. Traveling by coach from Warsaw to Krakow usually takes around 4 hours and 27 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus coach can make the trip in 4 hours,

Distance157 mi (252 km)
Shortest duration4h 0m
Cheapest price£5.83
Trips per day23
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Coach lines1

How much is a coach ticket from Warsaw to Krakow?

£9.52 is the average price of a coach ticket from Warsaw to Krakow. This is currently one of the best deals in coach travel. It’s easy to find a coach ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

£25£16£8AugAug

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a coach from Warsaw to Krakow is expected to range from £8 to £15. If you are looking to travel to Krakow within the next week, you can find coach tickets starting from £10. The cheapest coach tickets in the next month are £8 and can be found on 1 September 2022.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Warsaw to Krakow by coach will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, coach ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around £11 whenever you decide to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches

£21£16£12£8£43020100

Most coach companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your coach tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap coach tickets is to book at least 29 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save £6.50 on your coach ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What coach companies travel from Warsaw to Krakow?

On Wanderu there is one intercity coach company that operates from Warsaw to Krakow. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by coach available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day for you to choose from.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus234h 28m£12.18
  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity coach companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 23 trips from Warsaw to Krakow, and usually makes the trip in about 4 hours and 28 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Warsaw to Krakow during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride from Warsaw to Krakow?

The coach takes an average of 4 hours and 27 minutes to cover the 157 miles from Warsaw to Krakow. However, the fastest coach only takes 4 hours. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Because many passengers travel from Warsaw to Krakow at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Warsaw?

The first coach leaves at 00:00 and the last coach leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all coaches from Warsaw to Krakow, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 23 scheduled coaches that travel from Warsaw to Krakow every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct coaches which you can take the entire route from Warsaw to Krakow without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Warsaw to Krakow; ticket prices start at £14.33.

City Information

Warsaw

A historic city with a rich cultural heritage, Warsaw is a famous destination for culturally-inclined tourists. One of the city’s most popular attractions is the Old Town quarter, which has been recognized as a World Heritage Site. Filled with rebuilt buildings that mimic 14th-century houses, the area offers an interesting look into the city’s past. It also houses plenty of restaurants, cafés, and shops, so don’t hesitate to check these places out. For those interested in the history of the Jewish people in Poland, the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews boasts eye-opening exhibitions. For nature-lovers, don’t miss out on the Łazienki Królewskie Museum, which features various gardens for you to explore.

The city is considered the best destination in Poland for foodies. Some famous local favorites include Stolica and Restauracja Polska Różana, both of which offer amazing Polish dishes. For a more affordable option, Prasowy is a good choice.

Warszawa Centralna is the main trail station in the city. The main bus station is located right outside the Warszawa Zachodnia train station at al. Jerozolimskie 144. For air services, the city is served by the Warsaw Chopin Airport, 6.1 miles from the city, and the Warsaw-Modlin Airport, 22 miles north of it.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Warsaw?

Aleje Jerozolimskie 144  - PLWRADEFLX2-0

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Main departure station: Aleje Jerozolimskie 144

Coaches to Krakow leave from 4 stations in Warsaw.

All coach stations in Warsaw:

  • Aleje Jerozolimskie 144

  • Chopina

  • ul. Kasprowicza 145

  • Włościańska 39

Where does the coach arrive in Krakow?

Main arrival station: ul. Bosacka 18

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Krakow.

Coach stations in Krakow:

  • ul. Bosacka 18

  • Kraków Borek Fałęcki

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