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

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Train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Poprad-Tatry Rex

$16 - $22

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Bus Slivtour  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Poprad 701504 / ...

$21 - $31

Bus SAD Humenne  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Spišský Štvrtok 102508

$22 - $29

Drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec 215.3 miles

$40 - $65

Bus to Vienna, fly, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Kosice (KSC) VIE - KSC
  3. Take the train from Kosice to Poprad-Tatry

$98 - $423

Fly from Bratislava, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Kosice (KSC) BTS - KSC
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Poprad-Tatry

$61 - $258

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec is to train which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec. However, there are services departing from Bratislava and arriving at Vysoké Tatry Nový Smokovec via Poprad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 57 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Starý Smokovec is 254 km. The road distance is 344.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec without a car is to train which takes 4 h 39 min and costs 13€ - 20€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Starý Smokovec bus services, operated by Slivtour, depart from Bratislava station.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec is to train which takes 4 h 39 min and costs 13€ - 20€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 27€ and takes 6 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Kosice Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Bratislava to Starý Smokovec bus services, operated by Slivtour, arrive at Poprad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Starý Smokovec is 344 km. It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to drive from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Kosice Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec.
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  • Distance: 158.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Starý Smokovec, Slovakia?

Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, Slivtour operates a bus from Bratislava to Starý Smokovec twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $29 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. SAD Presov, A.S also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Kosice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bratislava to Kosice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Kosice to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
slovakrail.sk
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Košice, Košice station to Poprad, Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Košice to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$7 - $9
Premium
$12 - $15
Bus operators
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Poprad
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
slivtour.sk
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Poprad
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
SAD Humenne
Phone
+421 57 7863 103
Email
sekretariat@sadhe.sk
Website
sadhe.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Spišský Štvrtok
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
sadhe.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.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 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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