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Duration 41h 35m
Distance 2480.2 km
Average price 543€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Bratislava and Madrid takes 41h 35m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Bratislava to Madrid. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
  2. Zürich HB
  3. Geneve
  4. Lyon Part Dieu
  5. Barcelona-Sants
  6. Madrid
25h 22m
388€ - 621€

Bratislava to Madrid train times

Trains run six times a week between Bratislava and Madrid. The service departs Bratislava at 05:39 in the morning, which arrives into Madrid at 23:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 41h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Zürich HB, Geneve, Lyon Part Dieu and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 22m.

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The distance between Bratislava and Madrid is 1858 km. The road distance is 2480.2 km.

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Bratislava to Madrid train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica station.

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Bratislava to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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