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There are 3 ways to get from Bratislava to Banská Bystrica by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Banská Bystrica, AS Terminal Vlak Bus Shopping RegioJet / ...

$7 - $24

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Train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Banska Bystrica mest R

$10 - $15

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Banská Bystrica 129.7 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Banská Bystrica is to train which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Banská Bystrica is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy and arriving at Banská Bystrica, AS Terminal Vlak Bus Shopping. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Banska Bystrica mest. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Banská Bystrica is 165 km. The road distance is 207.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Banská Bystrica without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 50 min and costs 6€ - 21€.

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The bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Banská Bystrica, AS Terminal Vlak Bus Shopping takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Bratislava to Banská Bystrica bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy station.

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Bratislava to Banská Bystrica train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Bratislava hl.st. station.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Banská Bystrica is to bus which takes 2 h 50 min and costs 6€ - 21€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 3 h 21 min.

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  • Distance: 102.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Banská Bystrica, Slovakia?

RegioJet operates a bus from Bratislava to Banská Bystrica every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Bratislava to Banská Bystrica every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 21 min.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Banska Bystrica mest
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
slovakrail.sk
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Banská Bystrica, AS Terminal Vlak Bus Shopping
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
regiojet.com
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Banská Bystrica
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
slivtour.sk

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Bratislava to Banská Bystrica bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Banská Bystrica, AS Terminal Vlak Bus Shopping station.

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Bratislava to Banská Bystrica train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Banska Bystrica mest station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Banská Bystrica is 208 km. It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to drive from Bratislava to Banská Bystrica.

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