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There are 7 ways to get from Bratislava to Satu Mare by bus, train, car, plane, shuttle or night train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava AS to Oradea
  2. Take the bus from Oradea to Satu Mare

$62 - $68

Cheapest option

Train  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Debrecen Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Debrecen to Satu Mare Sud R

$45 - $90

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Drive  •  5h 27m

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Satu Mare 328.6 miles

$65 - $100

Bus, fly to Satu Mare  •  9h 36m

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

$79 - $434

Bus, fly to Budapest, shuttle  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Satu Mare

$176 - $399

Bus, fly to Cluj-Napoca  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) VIE - CLJ
  3. Take the bus from Cluj Airport to Satu Mare

$103 - $466

Night train, shuttle  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the night train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Budapest-Keleti Nj / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Satu Mare Eurobusways

$96 - $135

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Satu Mare is to train which costs 35€ - 80€ and takes 9h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Satu Mare is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 5h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bratislava to Satu Mare. However, there are services departing from Bratislava AS and arriving at Satu Mare via Oradea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Satu Mare. However, there are services departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Satu Mare Sud via Budapest-Nyugati and Debrecen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 14m.

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The distance between Bratislava and Satu Mare is 430 km. The road distance is 525.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Satu Mare without a car is to bus which takes 8h 42m and costs 50€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 8h 42m to get from Bratislava to Satu Mare, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Satu Mare bus services, operated by Kruiser, depart from Bratislava AS station.

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Bratislava to Satu Mare 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 Satu Mare is to bus which takes 8h 42m and costs 50€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 35€ - 80€ and takes 9h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Satu Mare.
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  • Distance: 268.8 miles
  • Duration: 8h 42m

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Satu Mare, Romania?

You can take a bus from Bratislava to Satu Mare via Oradea in around 8h 42m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bratislava to Satu Mare via Budapest-Nyugati and Debrecen in around 9h 14m.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Vienna to Satu Mare via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$27 - $180
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
slovakrail.sk
Night train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
slovakrail.sk
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
$8 - $13
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cd.cz
Polish Railways (PKP)

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 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
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Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $17
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Debrecen to Satu Mare Sud
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Website
nightjet.com
Bus operators
Kruiser
Phone
+4368-860-574-447
Email
contact@kruiser.ro
Website
kruiser.ro
Bus from Bratislava AS to Oradea
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
kruiser.ro
Autogenn
Phone
0259 471 690
Website
autogenn.ro
Bus from Oradea to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
autogenn.ro
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
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
RegioJet
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, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Aerotran Pass
Phone
+4 0758 928 530
Email
aerotrans_pass@yahoo.com
Website
transportaeroportcluj.ro
Bus from Cluj Airport to Satu Mare
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Schedules at
transportaeroportcluj.ro

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There is no direct flight from Vienna Airport to Satu Mare Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 40m and has one stopover.

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Bratislava to Satu Mare bus services, operated by Autogenn, arrive at Satu Mare station.

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Satu Mare is 1h ahead of Bratislava. It is currently 12:41 AM in Bratislava and 1:41 AM in Satu Mare.

Bratislava to Satu Mare train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Satu Mare Sud station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Satu Mare is 526 km. It takes approximately 5h 27m to drive from Bratislava to Satu Mare.

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Cairo Aviation, Air Serbia, Austrian Airlines and Tarom offer flights from Vienna Airport to Satu Mare Airport.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Satu Mare. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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