There are 3 ways to get from Bratislava to Žilina by train, bus or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Žilina is to train which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 2 h 31 min.
The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Žilina is to drive which takes 2 h 2 min and costs 21€ - 35€.
The distance between Bratislava and Žilina is 169 km. The road distance is 199 km.
The train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zilina takes 2 h 31 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Žilina. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 35 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Zilina. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 31 min.
What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Žilina, Slovakia?
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Bratislava to Žilina hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, SAD Presov, A.S operates a bus from Bratislava to Žilina once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zilina
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 31 min
- Estimated price
- $9 - $13
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