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Journey Information

There are 14 intercity coaches per day from Lviv to Krakow. Traveling by coach from Lviv to Krakow usually takes around 8 hours and 41 minutes, but the fastest Sindbad coach can make the trip in 5 hours and 20 minutes.

Distance182 mi (293 km)
Shortest duration5h 20m
Cheapest price£17.14
Trips per day14
Most frequent serviceSindbad
Coach lines2

How much is a coach ticket from Lviv to Krakow?

£22.52 is the average price of a coach ticket from Lviv to Krakow. Taking a coach is an affordable way to make this trip. 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.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Lviv 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 £25 whenever you decide to travel.

What coach companies travel from Lviv to Krakow?

There are two coach lines that have daily service from Lviv to Krakow that you can search and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Sindbad usually offers more choice, with 10 scheduled trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus58h 45m£27.36
Sindbad108h 38m£25.16
  • 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 5 trips from Lviv to Krakow, and usually makes the trip in about 8 hours and 45 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

  • Sindbad

    Sindbad

    Sindbad is a Polish coach company that began its service in 1983. Its fleet of over 120 modern, comfortable coaches connects destinations across Europe. Passengers have access to onboard Wi-Fi and entertainment, air conditioning, restrooms, and beverages. A Sindbad trip to Krakow departing from Lviv usually takes 8 hours and 38 minutes, and most trips arrive at ul. Bosacka 18 in Krakow.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Lviv 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 Lviv to Krakow?

The coach takes an average of 8 hours and 41 minutes to cover the 182 miles from Lviv to Krakow. However, the fastest coach only takes 5 hours and 20 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. 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?

"Tuesday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your coach travel for the beginning of the week."

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Lviv?

The first coach leaves at 01:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from Lviv to Krakow, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach departures serve Krakow each day?

There are 14 scheduled coaches that travel from Lviv 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 Lviv to Krakow without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Lviv to Krakow; ticket prices start at £19.67.

City Information

Lviv

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Lviv is one of the largest cities in Ukraine, and it is rich in cultural heritage and fun activities to enjoy. At the heart of the city is Rynok Square, a quarter with plenty of architectural wonders and vibrant street life. The square also houses some of the most famous shops in the city, so be sure to snag some souvenirs to bring home. While strolling around the quarter, don't miss out on the chance to climb up the Town Hall for some magnificent views. If you wish to enjoy some high culture activities, head to the Opera House to take in the opulent furniture and decor, and even an opera performance!

Traditional Ukrainian cuisine might be a bit heavy, but it is incredibly delicious once you get used to it. For the best traditional restaurants, you could check out the Old Town quarter establishments, including Meat and Justice and At Arsenal. If you want to enjoy a sumptuous buffet, check out Puzata Khata.

Lviv is easy to access whether you're backpacking through Europe or jetsetting in luxury. Buses and trains arrive downtown, and international flights go through Danylo Halytskyi International Airport, located 6 kilometers from central Lviv.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Lviv?

Main departure station: Bus Station

Lviv's primary coach station is at 109 Stryiska Street, located south of the city centre. The station was constructed from 1976 to 1980 and is notable for its modernist Soviet architecture. It features a large waiting area with seats and other amenities such as food stalls, vending machines, and public restrooms. The station is near a busy residential area, so additional amenities like restaurants, pharmacies, and retail stores are just a short walk away. Most of Lviv's intercity coaches stop at this Stryiskyi station, including FlixBus and Sindbad, on routes to destinations like Warsaw, Bratislava, or Budapest.

All coach stations in Lviv:

  • Bus Station

  • Dvirtseva Square

Where does the coach arrive in Krakow?

Main arrival station: ul. Bosacka 18

All coaches from Lviv arrive at one main station in Krakow.

Coach stations in Krakow:

  • ul. Bosacka 18

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