There are 4 ways to get from Bratislava to Ružomberok by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zilina Rex
  2. Take the train from Zilina to Ruzomberok Le / ...

$11 - $18

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Bus SAD Presov, A.S  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Ružomberok 701502 / ...

$13 - $27

Bus RegioJet  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Banská Bystrica, AS Terminal Vlak Bus Shopping RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Banská Bystrica to Ružomberok - Supra 505430

$13 - $14

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Ružomberok 162.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Ružomberok is to bus which costs 10€ - 13€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Ružomberok is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Ružomberok. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Ružomberok. However, there are services departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Ruzomberok via Zilina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Ružomberok is 192 km. The road distance is 260.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Ružomberok without a car is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs 9€ - 16€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Bratislava to Ružomberok, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Ružomberok bus services, operated by SAD Presov, A.S, depart from Bratislava station.

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Bratislava to Ružomberok 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 Ružomberok is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs 9€ - 16€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 23€ and takes 4 h 40 min.

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  • Distance: 119.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Ružomberok, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Bratislava to Ružomberok via Zilina in around 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, SAD Presov, A.S operates a bus from Bratislava to Ružomberok once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $18 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zilina
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Zilina to Ruzomberok
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
slovakrail.sk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Žilina to Ružomberok
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$1
Business
$2 - $3
Premium
$3 - $5
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Žilina, Žilina to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Ružomberok
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Ruzomberok
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
slivtour.sk
SAD Humenne
Phone
+421 57 7863 103
Email
sekretariat@sadhe.sk
Website
sadhe.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Ruzomberok
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
sadhe.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Banská Bystrica, AS Terminal Vlak Bus Shopping
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Arriva Liorbus
Phone
0972/250 308
Email
alexandra.bobcekova@arriva.sk
Website
arrivaliorbus.sk
Bus from Banská Bystrica to Ružomberok - Supra
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivaliorbus.sk

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Bratislava to Ružomberok bus services, operated by SAD Presov, A.S, arrive at Ružomberok station.

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Bratislava to Ružomberok train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Ruzomberok station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Ružomberok is 260 km. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Bratislava to Ružomberok.

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There are 923+ hotels available in Ružomberok. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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