Travel from Bratislava to Košice

Train, bus or fly from Bratislava to Košice?

Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Bratislava to Košice every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, SAD Humenne operates a bus from Bratislava to Košice once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $29 and the journey takes 8 h 4 min. Three other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Bratislava to Košice

ModeDurationPrice
From Bratislava hl.st. train to Kosice.4 h 53 min18€
From Bratislava bus to Košice.8 h 4 min21€
From Bratislava bus to Lučenec then bus to Košice.9 h 20 min23€
From Bratislava drive to Košice.4 h 39 min56€
From Bratislava, Most SNP bus to Vienna airport, fly to Kosice airport, then line 23 bus to Košice.3 h 21 min198€
From Bratislava Hodzovo nám. (císlo 2) train to Bratislava airport, fly to Kosice airport, then line 23 bus to Košice.3 h 1 min67€
From Bratislava, Most SNP bus to Vienna airport, fly to Budapest airport, then Shuttle bus to Košice.5 h 30 min177€

How long does it take to get from Bratislava to Košice?

The train from Bratislava hl.st. to Kosice takes 4 h 53 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

Is there a direct train between Bratislava and Košice?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Kosice. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

Is there a direct bus between Bratislava and Košice?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Košice. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 4 min.

Operators from Bratislava to Košice

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
SAD Humenne+421 57 7863 103SAD Humenne
SAD Lucenec047/5631385SAD Lucenec
Arriva MichalovceArriva Michalovce
RegioJet+420 542 42 42 42RegioJet
Austrian AirlinesAustrian Airlines
Public transport KošicePublic transport Košice
CSACSA
Eurobusways+36 20 9148100Eurobusways