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Białystok to Kraków by train

The journey from Białystok to Kraków by train is 253.68 mi and takes 7 hr 28 min. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:01 AM and the last at 6:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Białystok to Kraków by train for as little as $15.59 or as much as $177.79. The best price for this journey is $15.59.

Lowest Price$15.59
Journey Duration7 hr 28 min
Connection per Day5
Lowest Price$15.59
Highest Price$177.79
First Departure5:01 AM
Last Departure6:00 PM
Distance253.68 mi
DepartureBiałystok
ArrivalKraków
CarriersPOLREGIO, PKP

Białystok to Kraków Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, Apr 18, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Białystok to Kraków by train?

When you're traveling from Białystok to Kraków, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $64.21. You might be able to find prices as low as $15.59, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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The prices for train tickets from Białystok to Kraków vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $64.21. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How much time will it take to go from Białystok to Kraków by train?

With a distance of 253.68 mi between Białystok and Kraków, it will usually take 7 hr 28 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 7 hr 28 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Białystok and Kraków runs for about 253.68 mi and usually takes approximately 7 hr 28 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 4 hr 59 min. If you are trying to get from Białystok to Kraków as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Białystok to Kraków?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Białystok to Kraków, which usually leaves at 5:01 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 6:00 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Białystok to Kraków leaving at 5:01 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 6:00 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations can I use to travel from Białystok to Kraków?

You can depart from Białystok at stations such as Białystok Bacieczki,Białystok Starosielce,Białystok Bus Station. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Kraków at the following stations: Kraków Airport,Krakow Straszewskiego,Krakow, ul. Dworcowa,Kraków, Rondo Matecznego,Krakow. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Białystok and Kraków. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Białystok to Kraków take place each day?

You will be able to travel from Białystok to Kraków using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 5 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Białystok to Kraków using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 1 direct connections from Białystok to Kraków each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 4 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Białystok to Kraków. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Białystok to Kraków
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Białystok to Kraków.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Białystok to Kraków, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Białystok to Kraków.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $18.01 to $25.68 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 30% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Białystok to Kraków

The cheapest Białystok - Kraków train tickets can be found for as low as $22.77 if you’re lucky, or $25.28 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $28.32.

Find the best day to travel to Kraków by train

When travelling to Kraków by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

In 2001, the PKP Group was formed as a result of restructuring the state-owned Polish railways in compliance with directives from the European Union. The company operates various types of trains, including Intercity, Express, Regional, Pendolino and EuroNight trains. PKP also operates high-speed trains under the brand name "Pendolino," which can reach speeds of up to 250 km/h.

POLREGIO is a regional train service in Poland that connects various cities and towns within the country. It is operated by the Polish State Railways (PKP) and offers affordable and convenient transportation options for both locals and tourists. POLREGIO trains provide connections to major cities such as Warsaw, Krakow, Gdansk, and Poznan. REGIO (R), REGIOplus, interREGIO (IR), and REGIOekspres (RE) are different train types operated by POLREGIO.

Ticket types and facilities from Białystok to Kraków

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by PKP when traveling from Białystok to Kraków.

Second Class

Second class tickets on PKP Intercity are more affordable, offer standard seating with basic amenities, and may be more crowded during peak travel times.
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First Class

First class tickets on PKP trains offer larger, more comfortable seats with more legroom, better facilities and amenities, complimentary snacks and drinks, and a quieter atmosphere, but are more expensive.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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All domestic Express InterCity trains now offer free Wi-Fi, as do select international routes to Berlin and Vienna, thanks to a partnership with T-Mobile, a leading mobile operator in Poland.
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The Quiet Zone, at no extra charge, is located in carriage no. 7 on every Express InterCity Premium train, accommodating 61 seats.
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Passengers can access electric sockets, with ample outlets available in both PKP przewozy regionalne and PKP inter-regionalne.
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You can take advantage of free baggage allowance on their journeys. This includes small and easy-to-carry items that fit in the overhead and under-the-seat compartments. However, if the luggage is too large to fit in these compartments, there will be a fee of PLN 5.81 per item. So, you should keep in mind the size of their luggage before boarding the train to avoid any additional fees.
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PKP Intercity provides designated seating for disabled individuals or those with reduced mobility, with specific allocations based on carriage type. On EIP trains, it's advisable for such passengers to book at least 2 days in advance, though seats for wheelchair users remain continuously available. Those using wheelchairs can also purchase tickets directly onboard EIP trains if designated spots remain open. Additionally, some train routes feature carriages adapted for wheelchair users. It's important to note that if a disabled passenger is traveling with an assistance dog, they are required to book the entire compartment in couchette carriages.
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Every traveler receives a complimentary drink regardless of class, while first class passengers also enjoy a meal served at their seat.
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All trains come equipped with air conditioning.
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You are allowed to transport certain items free of charge while traveling on trains. These include easy-to-carry things that fit in the overhead and under-the-seat compartments, as well as an unfolded pram when traveling with children, and one pair of skis. However, you will need to pay an additional fee for each bicycle they bring, provided that it is unfolded and not packed.
Services on board POLREGIO, PKP and LOT from Białystok to Kraków
Compare services on board when travelling from Białystok to Kraków by train.
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Białystok to Kraków CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
28.58kg
Bus
30.62kg
Flight
81.65kg
Car
65.32kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Białystok to Kraków by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Białystok and Kraków are 28.58kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Białystok and Kraków? By taking the train between Białystok and Kraków you will save 53.07kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.04kg compared to a bus and 36.74kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Białystok to Kraków?
A train ticket from Białystok to Kraków is $64.21. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $15.59.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Białystok to Kraków?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Białystok to Kraków is $15.59. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Białystok and Kraków by train?
Białystok to Kraków is 253.68 mi.
How long does the train between Białystok and Kraków take?
Białystok to Kraków is on average 7 hr 28 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 59 min.
Which companies operate from Białystok to Kraków?
The train journey from Białystok to Kraków is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: POLREGIO, PKP and LOT.
How many train connections per day go from Białystok to Kraków?
Białystok to Kraków has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Białystok to Kraków leave?
The earliest train from Białystok to Kraków departs at 5:01 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Białystok to Kraków depart?
The latest train from Białystok to Kraków departs at 6:00 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Białystok to Kraków in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $15.59 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Białystok to Kraków?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Białystok to go to Kraków.
What's the fastest journey time between Białystok to Kraków by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Białystok and Kraków is 4 hr 59 min.
Is there a direct train from Białystok to Kraków?
Yes, there is a direct train between Białystok and Kraków.
What are the CO2 emissions for Białystok to Kraków by train?
The train journey from Białystok to Kraków creates 28.58kg of CO2 emissions.

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