There are 7 ways to get from Bratislava to Prague by train, bus, night train, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava to Praha hlavní nádraží

$14 - $21

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Bus  •  4 h 15 min

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

$11 - $35

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Bus, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. Rj / ...

$24 - $39

Night train  •  7 h

  1. Take the night train from Bratislava hlavná stanica to Praha hlavní nádraží Metropol

$18 - $27

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Prague 208.2 miles

$40 - $65

Bus to Vienna, fly  •  3 h 5 min

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

$95 - $289

Fly from Bratislava, subway  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Prague (PRG) BTS - PRG
  2. Take the subway from Nádraží Veleslavín to Staroměstská

$63 - $604

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy and arriving at Prague, ÚAN Florenc. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bratislava and arriving at Praha hlavní nádraží. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Prague is 291 km. The road distance is 333.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Prague without a car is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs .

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The train from Bratislava to Praha hlavní nádraží takes 3 h 55 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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

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Bratislava to Prague train services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Bratislava station.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Prague is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 15 min.

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

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Bratislava to Prague bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Prague, ÚAN Florenc station.

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  • Distance: 181.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

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

RegioJet operates a train from Bratislava to Prague 4 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Bratislava to Prague every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Six other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bratislava to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Bratislava to Praha hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
regiojet.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Prague Public Transit Co.
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
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Praha
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Bratislava to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Schedules at
elines.cz
SAD Lucenec
Phone
047/5631385
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Praha
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Bratislava NAS Mlynské Nivy to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$11 - $15
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 Bratislava to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Bratislava to Prague train services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Praha hlavní nádraží station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Prague is 333 km. It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to drive from Bratislava to Prague.

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

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Book your Bratislava to Prague train tickets online with Distribusion.

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Book your Bratislava to Prague bus tickets online with Distribusion and FlixBus.

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There are 3603+ hotels available in Prague. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Bratislava Airport is to line 61 shuttle which takes 16 min and costs .

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