Flights from London to Krakow

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from London to Krakow

Favourite airline: Wizz Air
The majority of passengers on the route London – Krakow prefer to fly with Wizz Air.
Wizz Air
29 %
15 %
Brussels Airlines
11 %
Tip: book directly before departure
A good time to book a cheap flight on this route is directly on the day of departure.
0 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Wednesday
Choosing the right day of the week is worthwhile as prices of flights on this route are cheapest on Wednesday.
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
Compared to direct flights, flights with a stopover on this route are on average 45 % more expensive.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
02h 25min
06h 50min
33h 30min
The favourite connection is non-stop
50 % of travellers decide to book a direct flight on this route.
Direct flights
02h 25min, from £72
50 %
1 stopover Warsaw
06h 50min, from £132
18 %
1 stopover Brussels
03h 40min, from £158
12 %

Useful information about the flight from London to Krakow

Krakow's historic charm

Take a stroll around the city centre and enjoy this beautiful city. Prepare for the cold and snow when travelling in winter.

Best of Krakow seasons

Krakow tends to have cold winters with plenty of snow. Summer temperatures are known to reach over 30°C and humidity is high. The Krakow Film Festival in May and June showcases documentaries and short films. The Jewish Culture Festival runs at the end of June and beginning of July. Visit in July and August for the Jazz Festival or in October for the Unsound Festival, which is an electronic music festival.

Important information for a Krakow trip

Kazimierz, the Jewish district, is definitely worth a visit.

Parking spaces are very hard to find in the city centre. On the whole, Poland is cheaper than the UK. Food is cheap in restaurants, costing from approx. 35 zł. Mineral water costs about 2 PLN. Local food to try in Krakow includes barszcz (beetroot soup) and pierogi (filled dumplings). Street food is commonly zapiekanka (grilled baguette).

Local Krakow information

From Krakow Airport, which is approximately 12 km west of the inner city, passengers can take bus numbers 208 or 292 to the city (e.g. the train station) for the price of about 4 PLN one way. The train is approximately 8 PLN and the journey to the railway station usually takes 20 minutes. The Airport Bus, run by a private operator, costs around LN10 and leaves once an hour, while taxis cost about PLN90. Taxis are available by the exits of T1 and T2. Credit card payment is possible.

When looking for local accommodation, many options are available. In Old town, you will find hotels catering to any budget. Kazimierz is also good for hostels and is a quiet area. Hostels tend to cost from around 40 - 60 zł. A mid-price hotel costs about 250 zł. per person per night. When travelling around the area, you can take the bus or tram. Tickets are valid for 20 minutes and will be around PLN2.80. A day pass costs approximately PLN15. You can find hire bikes for around 40zł (for 24h). A taxi ride of 8 km costs around 25 zł. The city centre is small enough to walk around; just watch out for snow, ice and slush in winter.

Flight information: London - Krakow

Outbound and return from £72.29
Flight duration min. 02:20 / max. 02:30
Return flight duration min. 02:30/ max. 02:45
Distance 1409 km
Flights per week 24
Departure airport London (LCY, LGW, LHR, LTN, STN, SEN) (LON)
Arrival airport Krakow (KRK)
Destination country Poland
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