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There are 11 ways to get from Bratislava to Italy by bus, plane, train, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, fly to Bologna  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bologna (BLQ) VIE - BLQ

$90 - $332

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Bus, fly to Rome  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Rome (FCO) VIE - FCO

$64 - $273

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Bus, fly to Florence  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Florence (FLR) VIE - FLR

$94 - $379

Bus, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) VIE - MXP

$85 - $232

Bus, fly to Naples  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Naples (NAP) VIE - NAP

$64 - $328

Bus, fly to Bari  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bari (BRI) VIE - BRI

$89 - $442

Train  •  14 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  4. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

$152 - $251

Bus Slovak Lines  •  18 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Rome

$95

Bus Tour Bus  •  18 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 901 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rome 000002

$72 - $119

Train, night train  •  16 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

$120 - $206

Drive  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Rome 748.2 miles

$180 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Italy is to bus which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 18 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Italy is to bus and fly which costs 75€ - 290€ and takes 4 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bratislava to Italy. However, there are services departing from Bratislava and arriving at P.le Tiburtino via Staz.ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Italy. However, there are services departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Roma Termini via Wien Hbf, Innsbruck Hbf and Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 11 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Italy is 703 km. The road distance is 1197.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Italy without a car is to train which takes 14 h 11 min and costs 130€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Bratislava to Italy, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Italy bus services, operated by Slovak Lines, depart from Bratislava station.

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Bratislava to Italy 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 Italy is to train which takes 14 h 11 min and costs 130€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 83€ and takes 18 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Italy.
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  • Distance: 439.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Italy?

You can take a train from Bratislava to Rome via Wien Hbf, Innsbruck Hbf, and Verona Porta Nuova in around 14 h 11 min. Alternatively, Slovak Lines operates a bus from Bratislava to Rome once a week. Tickets cost $94 and the journey takes 18 h 5 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Vienna to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Flights from Vienna to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $300
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Naples via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $140
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $160
Flights from Vienna to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Rome
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Rome
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
tourbus.cz

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Bologna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Bratislava to Italy bus services, operated by Slovak Lines, arrive at Rome station.

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Bratislava to Italy train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Italy is 1197 km. It takes approximately 11 h 3 min to drive from Bratislava to Italy.

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Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Bologna Airport.

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There are 561+ hotels available in Italy. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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