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Warsaw to Krakow Central by train

It takes an average of 2h 54m to travel from Warsaw to Krakow Central by train, over a distance of around 155 miles (250 km). There are normally 15 trains per day travelling from Warsaw to Krakow Central and tickets for this journey start from when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 17m
Distance155 miles (250 km)
Frequency15 trains per day
Departure stationWarsaw
Arrival stationKrakow Central
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus

Warsaw to Krakow Central train times

Check out the next trains departing from Warsaw to Krakow Central for Tuesday 8th Dec 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
08:46 11:11 2h 25m, direct
09:22 13:13 3h 51m, direct
11:41 14:06 2h 25m, direct
13:36 16:05 2h 29m, direct
14:46 17:44 2h 58m, direct
15:45 18:08 2h 23m, direct
17:41 19:58 2h 17m, direct
17:46 21:11 3h 25m, 1 change
18:51 21:16 2h 25m, direct
18:55 21:38 2h 43m, direct

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Warsaw to Krakow Central? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Warsaw to Krakow Central take?

The average journey time by train between Warsaw and Krakow Central is 2 hours and 54 minutes, with around 15 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Warsaw and Krakow Central by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Warsaw to Krakow Central is 2 hours and 17 minutes.

How much does the train from Warsaw to Krakow Central cost?

Train ticket prices from Warsaw to Krakow Central can start from as little as when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Warsaw to Krakow Central?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Warsaw to Krakow Central without having to change trains. There are 14 direct trains from Warsaw to Krakow Central each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Warsaw to Krakow Central leave?

The first train from Warsaw to Krakow Central leaves at 05:44. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Warsaw to Krakow Central leave?

The last train from Warsaw to Krakow Central leaves at 23:03. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Warsaw and Krakow Central by train?

Trains travelling from Warsaw to Krakow Central cover a distance of around 155 miles (250 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Krakow Central to Warsaw. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Warsaw to Krakow Central.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15.

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