There are 9 ways to get from Bratislava to Brussels by bus, plane, 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

Bus to Vienna, fly to Brussels  •  4 h 48 min

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

$82 - $228

Cheapest option

Fly Bratislava to Charleroi, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Charleroi (CRL) BTS - CRL
  2. Take the bus from Charleroi Airport to Bruxelles-Midi

$46 - $234

7 alternative options

Bus to Vienna, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Amsterdam (AMS) VIE - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Bruxelles-Midi

$113 - $266

Train  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava-Petrzalka to Wien Hbf Rex
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord Ice

$198 - $325

Train via Köln Hbf  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava-Petrzalka to Wien Hbf Rex
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...

$203 - $360

Bus Eurolines HU  •  19 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Rajka to Brussels 792

$118 - $119

Bus FlixBus  •  19 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Brussels, Brussels-North station N136 / ...

$75 - $130

Drive, train  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to München Ostbahnhof
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  3. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Brussels

$202 - $306

Drive  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Brussels 743.5 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Bratislava to Brussels via Wien Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 12 h 42 min. Alternatively, Eurolines HU operates a bus from Bratislava to Brussels twice a week. Tickets cost $115 and the journey takes 18 h.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bratislava to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wien to Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
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 Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Brussels City Shuttle
Phone
+352 50 55 62 1
Website
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Bus from Charleroi Airport to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
brussels-city-shuttle.com
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Rajka to Brussels
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$115
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bratislava and Brussels is 968 km. The road distance is 1190 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Brussels is to fly and bus which costs 35€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Brussels is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 48 min and costs 65€ - 200€.

No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Bratislava-Petrzalka and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord via Wien Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 42 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Bratislava to Brussels, including transfers.