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Rzeszów to Kraków by train

The journey from Rzeszów to Kraków by train is 91.61 mi and takes 1 hr 54 min. There are 13 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:18 AM and the last at 9:10 PM. It is possible to travel from Rzeszów to Kraków by train for as little as $9.50 or as much as $28.09. The best price for this journey is $9.50.

Lowest Price$9.50
Journey Duration1 hr 54 min
Connection per Day13
Lowest Price$9.50
Highest Price$28.09
First Departure4:18 AM
Last Departure9:10 PM
Distance91.61 mi
DepartureRzeszów
ArrivalKraków
CarriersPKP, POLREGIO

Rzeszów to Kraków Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Apr 23, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Rzeszów to Kraków?

When you're traveling from Rzeszów to Kraków, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $13.49. You might be able to find prices as low as $9.50, 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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On average, a train ticket from Rzeszów to Kraków will cost you $13.49. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does it take to get from Rzeszów to Kraków by train?

Traveling from Rzeszów to Kraków by train will usually take 1 hr 54 min. This journey covers a distance of 91.61 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 1 hr 54 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Rzeszów and Kraków runs for about 91.61 mi and usually takes approximately 1 hr 54 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 1 hr 22 min. If you are trying to get from Rzeszów 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.

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

In Rzeszów, departure stations include Rzeszow Staromiescie,Rzeszow Jasionka Airport,RZESZOW. When you arrive in Kraków, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Kraków Airport,Krakow Straszewskiego,Krakow, ul. Dworcowa,Kraków, Rondo Matecznego,Krakow. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do departures from Rzeszów leave for Kraków?

The exact number of journeys from Rzeszów to Kraków can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 13 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Rzeszów to Kraków. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Rzeszów to Kraków varies, but in general, you can expect to find 12 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 1 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Rzeszów 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 Rzeszów to Kraków
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Rzeszów to Kraków.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Rzeszów 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 Rzeszów 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 $4.77 to $14.11 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 66% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Rzeszów to Kraków

The cheapest Rzeszów - Kraków train tickets can be found for as low as $11.73 if you’re lucky, or $12.77 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $13.41.

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.

Ticket types and facilities from Rzeszów to Kraków

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by PKP when traveling from Rzeszów 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 PKP and POLREGIO from Rzeszów to Kraków
Compare services on board when travelling from Rzeszów to Kraków by train.
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Rzeszów to Kraków CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
10.32kg
Bus
11.06kg
Flight
29.49kg
Car
23.59kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Rzeszów to Kraków by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Rzeszów and Kraków are 10.32kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Rzeszów and Kraków? By taking the train between Rzeszów and Kraków you will save 19.17kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.74kg compared to a bus and 13.27kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Rzeszów to Kraków?
A train ticket from Rzeszów to Kraków is $13.49. 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 $9.50.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Rzeszów to Kraków?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Rzeszów to Kraków is $9.50. 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 Rzeszów and Kraków by train?
Rzeszów to Kraków is 91.61 mi.
How long does the train between Rzeszów and Kraków take?
Rzeszów to Kraków is on average 1 hr 54 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 22 min.
Which companies operate from Rzeszów to Kraków?
The train journey from Rzeszów to Kraków is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: PKP and POLREGIO.
How many train connections per day go from Rzeszów to Kraków?
Rzeszów to Kraków has 13 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Rzeszów to Kraków leave?
The earliest train from Rzeszów to Kraków departs at 4:18 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 Rzeszów to Kraków depart?
The latest train from Rzeszów to Kraków departs at 9:10 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 Rzeszów 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 $9.50 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 Rzeszów to Kraków?
There are on average 12 direct connection(s) from Rzeszów to go to Kraków.
What's the fastest journey time between Rzeszów to Kraków by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Rzeszów and Kraków is 1 hr 22 min.
Is there a direct train from Rzeszów to Kraków?
Yes, there is a direct train between Rzeszów and Kraków.
What are the CO2 emissions for Rzeszów to Kraków by train?
The train journey from Rzeszów to Kraków creates 10.32kg of CO2 emissions.

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