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There are 6 ways to get from Bratislava to Minsk by bus, plane, train, night train or car

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Bus to Vienna, fly  •  5h 29m

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

$106 - $187

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Bus  •  24h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Brno, AN u hotelu Grand RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brno - Zvonarka to Minsk Central bus station

$41 - $63

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Train to Budapest, fly  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Budapest-Nyugati
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Minsk (MSQ) BUD - MSQ

$109 - $228

Train  •  15h 37m

  1. Take the train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Brest C Ec
  2. Take the train from Brest C to Minsk Pas 702Б / ...

$59 - $84

Night train, bus  •  23h 50m

  1. Take the night train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Wroclaw Glowny En
  2. Take the bus from Wroclaw to Minsk Central bus station

$70 - $122

Drive  •  12h 22m

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Minsk 1222 km

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Minsk is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 24h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Minsk is to bus and fly which costs 85€ - 160€ and takes 5h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bratislava to Minsk station. However, there are services departing from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy and arriving at Minsk Central bus station via Brno - Zvonarka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Minsk. However, there are services departing from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica and arriving at Minsk Pas via Brest C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 37m.

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The distance between Bratislava and Minsk is 970 km. The road distance is 1222 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Minsk without a car is to train which takes 15h 37m and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 5h 29m to get from Bratislava to Minsk, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Minsk bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy station.

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Bratislava to Minsk train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica station.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Minsk is to train which takes 15h 37m and costs 45€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 24h 18m.

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  • Distance: 970 km
  • Duration: 5h 29m

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Minsk, Belarus?

You can take a train from Bratislava to Minsk via Brest C in around 15h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bratislava to Minsk via Brno, AN u hotelu Grand and Brno - Zvonarka in around 24h 18m.

Airlines
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Vienna to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Flights from Budapest to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Minsk via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
$12 - $15
Business
$16 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $20
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
$11 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $21
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Phone
(+375 17) 225 44 77
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest C to Minsk Pas
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $24
Website
Belorussian Railways
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Belorussian Railways
2nd Class (platzkart)
$7 - $14
1st Class (Coupe)
$11 - $24
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Brno, AN u hotelu Grand
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
RegioJet
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Wroclaw to Minsk Central bus station
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $50
Book at
https://ticketbus.by/
Website
http://www.minsktrans.by
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava to Brno, Brno Hotel Grand
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Visit Tour
Website
vt.by
Bus from Brno - Zvonarka to Minsk Central bus station
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vt.by

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Minsk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Bratislava to Minsk bus services, operated by Visit Tour, arrive at Minsk Central bus station.

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Minsk is 2h ahead of Bratislava. It is currently 12:43 PM in Bratislava and 2:43 PM in Minsk.

Bratislava to Minsk train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), arrive at Minsk Pas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Minsk is 1222 km. It takes approximately 12h 22m to drive from Bratislava to Minsk.

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Austrian Airlines and Belavia Belarusian Airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Minsk Airport.

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There are 83+ hotels available in Minsk. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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