There are 3 ways to get from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zilina Rex

$20 - $26

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Bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Žilina 701502

$16 - $19

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Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina 119.9 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina is to bus which costs 13€ - 16€ and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina. However, there are services departing from Bratislava letisko and arriving at Žilina via Bratislava. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Bratislava Airport (BTS) and Žilina is 163 km. The road distance is 191.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina without a car is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs 16€ - 23€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina, including transfers.

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Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina bus services, operated by SAD Presov, A.S, depart from Bratislava station.

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The best way to get from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs 16€ - 23€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 16€ and takes 4 h 44 min.

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Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina bus services, operated by SAD Presov, A.S, arrive at Žilina station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina is 192 km. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina.

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  • Distance: 101.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

What companies run services between Bratislava Airport (BTS), Slovakia and Žilina, Slovakia?

Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 51 min. Alternatively, SAD Presov, A.S operates a bus from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Žilina once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Bus operators
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Žilina
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
sad-po.sk

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There are 214+ hotels available in Žilina. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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