There are 8 ways to get from Bratislava to Zürich by bus, plane, train, night bus or car

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

Recommended option

Bus, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 39 min

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

$74 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 901 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Zurich N391

$44 - $82

6 alternative options

Bus, fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Basel (BSL) VIE - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$126 - $381

Bus, fly to Altenrhein, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Altenrhein (ACH) VIE - ACH
  3. Take the train from St. Gallen to Winterthur

$187 - $1,088

Train  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava-Petrzalka to Wien Hbf Rex
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB Rj

$133 - $219

Bus, train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Zürich HB Rj

$123 - $206

Bus  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Zürich

$60 - $75

Drive  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Zürich 509.8 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Zürich is to bus which costs 55€ - 65€ and takes 12 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Zürich is to bus and fly which costs 60€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Bratislava and Zürich is 645 km. The road distance is 815.7 km.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Zürich. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Bratislava-Petrzalka and arriving at Zürich HB via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 49 min.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Zürich is to train which takes 9 h 49 min and costs 110€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 65€ and takes 12 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 403.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Zürich, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Bratislava to Zürich via Wien Hbf in around 9 h 49 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Bratislava to Zürich once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 12 h 56 min. Slovak Lines also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
People's Viennaline
Website
peoples.ch
Flights from Vienna to Altenrhein
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
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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
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bratislava to Zürich
Ave. Duration
12 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Zürich
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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