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There are 8 ways to get from Venice to Bratislava by plane, bus, shuttle, 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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Fly from Venice, bus  •  4 h 38 min

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

$99 - $370

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Train, bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Udine Reg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Udine to Bratislava

$30 - $47

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Shuttle to Klagenfurt, fly, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Venezia Mestre to Klagenfurt Flughafen
  2. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Vienna (VIE) KLU - VIE
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$123 - $814

Train to Bologna, fly, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Vienna (VIE) BLQ - VIE
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$105 - $386

Train  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Wien Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...

$78 - $128

Bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Venezia People Mover to Bratislava Novy Most City Center

$50 - $70

Night train, train  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Wien Hbf Nj
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...

$87 - $146

Drive  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Bratislava 424.5 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Bratislava is to train and bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 10 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Bratislava is to fly and bus which costs 85€ - 330€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venezia People Mover and arriving at Bratislava Novy Most City Center. Services depart once a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Venezia Santa Lucia and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 14 min.

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The distance between Venice and Bratislava is 472 km. The road distance is 679.3 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Bratislava without a car is to train which takes 9 h 14 min and costs 65€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Venice to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Venice to Bratislava bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Venezia People Mover station.

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Venice to Bratislava train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Venezia Santa Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Bratislava is to train which takes 9 h 14 min and costs 65€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 295 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Venice to Bratislava via Wien Hbf in around 9 h 14 min. Alternatively, Eurolines IT operates a bus from Venice to Bratislava once a week. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Bologna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Venice to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $220
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Udine
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $22
ItaloTreno
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 Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
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 Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Udine to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
eurobus.sk

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Venice to Bratislava bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, arrive at Bratislava Novy Most City Center station.

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Venice to Bratislava train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bratislava hl.st. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Bratislava is 679 km. It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to drive from Venice to Bratislava.

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Level, Air Dolomiti and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 498+ hotels available in Bratislava. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs 1€ - 4€.

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