Krakow - Train Tickets & City Guide

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Krakow by train - City guide & train tickets

What is the name of the main station in Krakow? 
Krakow Glowny is the central station. 

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre? 
Yes, the station is located not too far from the centre of the city. 

Which hotels do you recommend near the station?  
Check our list of recommend hotels near the station. 

Which trains run to Krakow? 

  • PKP (Polish State Railways) run regional trains, to and from smaller towns in the region
  • PKP also runs InterCity trains and Express trains, between bigger cities
  • Night trains (sleeper available mostly) between the important stations

Are there direct trains to major cities nearby? 
Yes, to Warszawa, Wroclaw, Katowice and other destinations.

Do you offer all train tickets to Krakow? 
Yes, we offer all train tickets - always the best price, no booking fees and e-tickets! 

About Krakow
Large city squares, lively nightlife, university city. The most famous church, the St. Mary's Church, stands in the middle of Krakow. During a visit to Krakow, a trip to Auschwitz can easily be combined. The former German concentration camp is huge and will leave a lasting impression on every visitor.

Krakow Glowny - Info


  • Wifi: yes
  • Lockers/luggage depot: yes
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes

To the city centre

  • Walking: yes, the centre is not too far
  • Tram: yes
  • Bus: yes
  • Taxi: yes

Krakow Glowny - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings in Krakow

• Walking distance from the train station • Rating: 8+
Hotel near the railway station of 

Best Western Plus Krakow Old Town***

Located by one of Kraków's main Old Town streets just 7 minutes’ walk from the Main Market Square, Best Western Plus Kraków Old Town offers modern, minimalistic interiors and free Wi-Fi.

Hotel near the railway station of 

Hotel Unicus

Hotel Unicus is a modern boutique property located in Kraków’s Old Town, just 210 metres from the Main Market Square. All air-conditioned rooms are beautifully designed and strictly non-smoking.

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Krakow Glowny - Rental cars

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Rental car companies, among others: MAVO Rent a Car, Greenmotion, Herz, Panek, Express

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How to book cheap train tickets in Poland:

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  • Train tickets are available 1-2 months in advance, sometimes 3 months
  • Avoid trains in rush hour
  • Travel very early in the morning or early in the afternoon

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PKP Polish State Railways

  • PKP is the name of the national railways of Poland
  • Express InterCity is the premium service in Poland

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