Chicago to Krakow Flights
Flights to Krakow
Airports in Chicago
The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.
Chicago Airport Parking
Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.
Chicago Airport Transportation
There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.
Chicago Airport Restaurants
Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.
Flights to Krakow
Krakow features some of the most breathtaking historical views and modern business travel amenities available in Poland, and Orbitz.com can help you book cheap flights to Krakow. Flights to the city arrive at the John Paul II International Airport found at Medweckiego 1 32-083 in Balice, Poland. The airport is approximately 11 kilometers, or 7 miles, from the city's center. The airport provides service to major locations throughout Europe and northern Asia on airlines including Ryanair, Lufthansa and Lot.
Getting Around in the City
Taxi service to the city center costs approximately $15 and takes about 15 minutes. Trains operate to and from the airport between the hours of 5:34 a.m. and 10:57 p.m. One-way ticket costs begin at approximately $6, and round-trip tickets are available at prices around $8.75 per person. Train travel takes approximately 20 minutes each way. Buses provide the least expensive option, but may take twice as long as train or taxi travel. Bus ticket costs begin at $1 per person.
Weather in Krakow
Temperature in the city ranges from 5 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter to summer highs of 86 degrees. The local climate is temperate, with regular rains year-round and snow during the winter months. Winter travelers should prepare for cold weather and bring heavy jackets or snow gear, while visitors in the summer should dress lightly. Regular rain during the spring and fall months makes ponchos and umbrellas a wise choice for travelers.
Attractions and Points of Interest
Most attractions found throughout the city reflect on the history of this part of Poland. The beautiful winter months showcase the city's historic buildings in a period with less tourist activity than the late spring to early fall. The Royal Way, from Florian's Gate to the Wawel Castle, offers some of the most breathtaking views of gothic and earlier architecture. The city's Old Town features traditional craftsmen who create unique souvenirs not found elsewhere. Let Orbitz.com help you book cheap flights to Krakow, as well as hotels near points of interest.
Cheap flights from Chicago to Krakow
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Chicago to Krakow
|Leave Sat, Jan 18||Chicago (ORD)||Krakow (KRK)||airberlin||
|Return Mon, Feb 10||Krakow (KRK)||Chicago (ORD)||airberlin|
Best one-week trip in January from Chicago to Krakow
|Leave Mon, Jan 13||Chicago (ORD)||Krakow (KRK)||airberlin||
|Return Mon, Jan 20||Krakow (KRK)||Chicago (ORD)||airberlin|
Cheapest weekend flights in February from Chicago to Krakow
|Leave Thu, Feb 27||Chicago (ORD)||Krakow (KRK)||airberlin||
|Return Sun, Mar 2||Krakow (KRK)||Chicago (ORD)||airberlin|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Chicago to Krakow
|Leave Sun, Feb 9||Chicago (ORD)||Krakow (KRK)||airberlin||
|Return Mon, Feb 17||Krakow (KRK)||Chicago (ORD)||airberlin|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Chicago to Krakow
|Leave Thu, Mar 6||Chicago (ORD)||Krakow (KRK)||airberlin||
|Return Thu, Mar 27||Krakow (KRK)||Chicago (ORD)||airberlin|
Best one-week trip in March from Chicago to Krakow
|Leave Thu, Mar 13||Chicago (ORD)||Krakow (KRK)||airberlin||
|Return Thu, Mar 20||Krakow (KRK)||Chicago (ORD)||airberlin|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Chicago and Krakow
|airberlin||CHI||KRK||Thu, Mar 6 - Thu, Mar 27||$629|
|United Airlines||CHI||KRK||Sat, Feb 22 - Fri, Feb 28||$794|
|Lufthansa||CHI||KRK||Thu, Feb 27 - Sun, Mar 2||$794|
|LOT Polish Airlines||CHI||KRK||Thu, Mar 13 - Thu, Mar 20||$797|
|Air Canada||CHI||KRK||Mon, Jan 27 - Mon, Feb 3||$810|
|Austrian Airlines||CHI||KRK||Mon, Mar 17 - Sat, Mar 29||$819|
|Brussels Airlines||CHI||KRK||Mon, Mar 17 - Thu, Mar 27||$953|
|Finnair||CHI||KRK||Mon, Apr 28 - Thu, May 8||$1,026|
Chicago and Krakow airports and terminals
Airports in ChicagoIL, US
Midway Airport (MDW)
Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles
O'Hare Airport (ORD)
Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Chicago to Krakow on Fri, Dec 13, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Lufthansa/Lufthansa||LH9153/LH1364||ORD||2:15 PM||KRK||9:50 AM||777/E90||12hr 35min|
|Lufthansa/LOT Polish Airlines||LH9153/LO5400||ORD||2:15 PM||KRK||9:50 AM||777/E90||12hr 35min|
|Lufthansa/LOT Polish Airlines||LH431/LO5400||ORD||4:10 PM||KRK||9:50 AM||74H/E90||10hr 40min|
|United Airlines/Lufthansa||UA944/LH1364||ORD||2:15 PM||KRK||9:50 AM||777/E90||12hr 35min|
|United Airlines/LOT Polish Airlines||UA944/LO5400||ORD||2:15 PM||KRK||9:50 AM||777/E90||12hr 35min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA944/UA9385||ORD||2:15 PM||KRK||9:50 AM||777/E90||12hr 35min|
|Lufthansa/Lufthansa||LH9269/LH1622||ORD||6:05 PM||KRK||12:35 PM||777/E95||11hr 30min|
|Lufthansa/LOT Polish Airlines||LH9269/LO5382||ORD||6:05 PM||KRK||12:35 PM||777/E95||11hr 30min|
|United Airlines/Lufthansa||UA952/LH1622||ORD||6:05 PM||KRK||12:35 PM||777/E95||11hr 30min|
|United Airlines/LOT Polish Airlines||UA952/LO5382||ORD||6:05 PM||KRK||12:35 PM||777/E95||11hr 30min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA952/UA8766||ORD||6:05 PM||KRK||12:35 PM||777/E95||11hr 30min|
|LOT Polish Airlines/LOT Polish Airlines||LO4/LO3913||ORD||9:55 PM||KRK||4:10 PM||788/DH4||11hr 15min|
|United Airlines/LOT Polish Airlines||UA6838/LO3913||ORD||9:55 PM||KRK||4:10 PM||788/DH4||11hr 15min|
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