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Bus RegioJet  •  3 h

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

$7 - $24

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Banska Bystrica to Bratislava hl.st. Express / ...

$10 - $15

Train via Zvolen osobna stanica  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Zvolen osobna stanica to Bratislava hl.st. Regional / ...

$10 - $15

Bus SAD Lucenec  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Zvolen to Bratislava 608501 / ...

$14 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Banská Bystrica to Bratislava 129.9 miles

$26 - $40

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

RegioJet operates a bus from Banská Bystrica to Bratislava every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 3 h. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Banská Bystrica to Bratislava once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 1 min.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Banska Bystrica to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Zvolen osobna stanica to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
slovakrail.sk
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Banská Bystrica, AS Terminal Vlak Bus Shopping to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Banska Bystrica to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
slivtour.sk
SAD Humenne
Phone
+421 57 7863 103
Email
sekretariat@sadhe.sk
Website
sadhe.sk
Bus from Banska Bystrica to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
sadhe.sk
SAD Lucenec
Phone
047/5631385
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Zvolen to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
sadlc.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Banská Bystrica and Bratislava is 165 km. The road distance is 208 km.

The cheapest way to get from Banská Bystrica to Bratislava is to bus which costs 6€ - 21€ and takes 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Banská Bystrica to Bratislava is to drive which takes 1 h 58 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Banska Bystrica and arriving at Bratislava hl.st.. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Banská Bystrica, AS Terminal Vlak Bus Shopping and arriving at Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

The bus from Banská Bystrica, AS Terminal Vlak Bus Shopping to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy takes 3 h including transfers and departs every four hours.