There are 7 ways to get from Athens to Bratislava by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Vienna, bus  •  6 h 4 min

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

$82 - $267

Cheapest option

Fly to Bratislava  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Bratislava (BTS) ATH - BTS

$61 - $2,211

5 alternative options

Fly to Budapest, train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Budapest (BUD) ATH - BUD
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st.

$89 - $329

Train, bus  •  18 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki Αθήνα - Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Bratislava Simeonidis

$88 - $132

Bus FP Travel  •  26 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Budapest Siamos Tours
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy RegioJet

$90 - $134

Bus Korona Travel  •  28 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Bratislava

$106

Drive  •  16 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Bratislava 1043.5 miles

$250 - $370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Bratislava is to bus which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 26 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Bratislava is to fly which costs 50€ - 1900€ and takes 5 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Bratislava. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 28 h.

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The distance between Athens and Bratislava is 1251 km. The road distance is 1669.6 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Bratislava without a car is to train and bus which takes 18 h 50 min and costs 75€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Athens to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Athens to Bratislava bus services, operated by Korona Travel, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Bratislava is to fly which takes 5 h 27 min and costs 50€ - 1900€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 26 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 781.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Bratislava, Slovakia?

Ryanair flies from Athens to Bratislava twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Bratislava via Budapest, Clark Ádám tér, Kelenföld vasútállomás M, and Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér in around 26 h 33 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Athens to Vienna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Simeonidis Tours
FP Travel
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
fptravel.gr
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
20 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr

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