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- Looking for cheap airfare to Krakow? 25% of our users found return tickets to Krakow for the following prices or less: From Sydney Kingsford Smith $1,468, from Melbourne $1,616
- Book at least 4 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
- High season is considered to be January, February and December. The cheapest month to fly to Krakow is October.
- Going all the way round the world from Australia to Krakow J. Paul II Balice Airport (KRK) takes its time, but travellers who want to save some can fly with Emirates from Sydney. The airline offers one-stop flights to the Polish city for a more direct connection.
- Emirates airlines is not only a good choice for a better connection, it is also a good airline to opt for when flying with children. Apart from children/baby seats and meals they also provide fun packages with games, toys, and specially designed soft toys for toddlers.
- When your final destination is not Krakow, but Katowice, consider flying to Krakow Airport nevertheless, as it is only 45min by car from Katowice and there are only 2-stop flights or more serving Katowice. Krakow Airport is also only just over 1h away from Tarnow.
- Learn about all the things to do in Krakow and get professional guidance at the tourist information counter at Krakow Airport. The desk is open from 9:00 to 19:00 and can be found in the Arrivals Hall on level 0 in the east section.
- Hungry travellers find a plethora of cafes and restaurants in the public area of Krakow Airport, many of which are open until the last flight has departed. The Suitcase Bar, for example, is on level 0 in the Arrivals zone and serves food and drinks from 4:00 until the last flight.
- The long-term, multi-storey car park and open carpark at Krakow Airport are located next to the main passenger terminal. Passengers who need to make use of it should expect to pay about zł 230 (A$ 87) per week. The Kiss & Fly area is in front of the terminal building and the first 10min are free.
FAQs - booking Krakow flights
How long is the flight to Krakow?
How far is Krakow airport from central Krakow?
Krakow Airport is 10 kilometres from the centre of Krakow. View on map.
What is the name of Krakow’s airport?
Krakow is served by Krakow J. Paul II Balice Airport, also commonly referred to as Balice, J. Paul II Balice, J. Paul II Krakow, John Paul II Intl, John Paul II Intl Airport Kraków–Balice, Krakow, or simply Krakow Airport. The airport code is KRK.
How do I reach Krakow city from the airport?
The most eco-friendly and quickest way to reach Krakow centre by public means is by taking the train. The train station can be found at the end of the multi-storey carpark and train tickets to Krakow Main Railway Station cost approximately zł 10 (A$ 4). A more cost-savvy option is taking the bus, which costs about zł 5 (A$ 1.90).
Where do I have to go if I have rented a car at Krakow Airport?
Krakow Airport features a range of different car hire companies onsite, including Avis, Europcar, and Enterprise, all located in the same place. When you arrive, head to the passenger terminal and go up to Level 1 to find the service desks.
Are there any special visa requirements when flying to Poland?
If you have an Australian passport, you can stay in Poland for up to 90 days without requiring an additional visa. It is also not necessary for Australian citizens to have a return ticket ready when entering the country.
Are there any nearby sleeping possibilities at Krakow Airport?
As part of the airport complex, travellers will find the Hilton Garden Inn Krakow Airport. The hotel is situated right in front of Terminal 1 and can be conveniently reached by foot in less than 5min.
What children facilities can I find at Krakow Airport?
Families can check in to any disability toilet to find baby changing facilities at their convenience. If you fly from Krakow, you find two children’s play areas beyond the security point and there are also designated family rooms in the departing area.
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