There are 8 ways to get from Brussels to Bratislava by plane, bus, train 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

Fly Brussels to Vienna, bus  •  4 h 46 min

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

$81 - $227

Cheapest option

Fly Charleroi to Bratislava  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Bratislava (BTS) CRL - BTS

$45 - $231

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Fly Brussels to Bratislava  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bratislava (BTS) BRU - BTS

$120 - $372

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...

$216 - $309

Train  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...

$202 - $343

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Aachen Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Aachen to Bratislava

$61 - $103

Bus FlixBus  •  19 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP N136 / ...

$70 - $130

Drive  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Bratislava 744.8 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bratislava is to fly which costs 35€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Bratislava is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 46 min and costs 70€ - 200€.

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The distance between Brussels and Bratislava is 968 km. The road distance is 1192 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Brussels to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 57 min.

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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Bratislava, Slovakia?

CSA, Brussels Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Brussels to Bratislava 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Bratislava via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof, Wien, and Wien Hbf in around 11 h 57 min.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Bratislava via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Brussels to Bratislava via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Brussels to Bratislava via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Charleroi to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Brussels to Bratislava via Prague
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Flights from Brussels to Bratislava via Catania
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Brussels to Bratislava via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Brussels to Bratislava via Prague
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $280
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Brussels to Bratislava via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Aachen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Aachen to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
elines.cz
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