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

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Train  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Praha hl.n. Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Plzen hl.n. R / ...

$19 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň 609702 / ...

$16 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus SAD Lucenec  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Plzeň 609702

$24 - $35

Train, bus  •  8h 51m

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Stadlau Rex / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vienna Stadioncenter to Pilsen Central Bus Station Haskovo - Nuernberg 05:45 / ...

$32 - $36

Drive  •  3h 54m

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Pilsen 262.9 miles

$50 - $80

Bus, fly  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Prague (PRG) VIE - PRG
  3. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Zličín to Plzeň, Plzeň

$98 - $296

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Pilsen is to bus which costs 13€ - 25€ and takes 6h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Pilsen is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3h 54m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Plzeň. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Pilsen. However, there are services departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Plzen hl.n. via Praha hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 4m.

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The distance between Bratislava and Pilsen is 325 km. The road distance is 420.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Pilsen without a car is to train which takes 6h 4m and costs 16€ - 26€.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from Bratislava to Pilsen, including transfers.

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

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Bratislava to Pilsen train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Bratislava hl.st. station.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Pilsen is to train which takes 6h 4m and costs 16€ - 26€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 25€ and takes 6h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Pilsen.
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  • Distance: 203.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 4m

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Pilsen, Czech Republic?

You can take a train from Bratislava to Pilsen via Praha hl.n. in around 6h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bratislava to Pilsen via Praha ÚAN Florenc in around 6h 45m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Stadlau
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
slovakrail.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Bratislava, hl.st. to Prague, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
regiojet.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Plzen hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Pilsen, CAN
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Bratislava to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Bratislava to Plzeň
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
elines.cz
SAD Lucenec
Phone
047/5631385
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Praha to Plzeň
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Plzeň
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň, Plzeň
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague Zličín to Plzeň, Plzeň
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Pilsen Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Website
Arda Tur
Bus from Vienna Stadioncenter to Pilsen Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20
Website
Arda Tur

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Bratislava to Pilsen bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at Plzeň station.

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Bratislava to Pilsen train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Plzen hl.n. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Pilsen is 421 km. It takes approximately 3h 54m to drive from Bratislava to Pilsen.

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Tunisair and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Prague Airport.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Pilsen. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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