There are 7 ways to get from Bucharest to Bratislava by plane, bus, train, night 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 to Vienna, bus  •  5 h 15 min

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

$63 - $209

Cheapest option

Fly to Bratislava  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Bratislava (BTS) OTP - BTS

$52 - $703

5 alternative options

Bus Omega Group  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucureşti to Bratislava

$85 - $130

Train  •  20 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...

$126 - $183

Bus Amring  •  22 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucureşti - Militari to Bratislava

$80 - $110

EuroNight, train  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Gara de Nord to Wien Hauptbahnhof Dacia
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...

$52 - $79

Drive  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Bratislava 645.2 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Bratislava is to EuroNight and train which costs $50 - $80 and takes 21 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Bratislava is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 15 min and costs $60 - $210.

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The distance between Bucharest and Bratislava is 805 km. The road distance is 1032 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Bucharest to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucureşti and arriving at Bratislava. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Bratislava, Slovakia?

CSA, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Bucharest to Bratislava 4 times a day. Alternatively, Omega Group operates a bus from Bucharest to Bratislava once daily. Tickets cost $85 - $130 and the journey takes 15 h 35 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bratislava via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bratislava via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bratislava via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Vienna via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bratislava via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bratislava via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bratislava via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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 - $17
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Gara de Nord to Wien Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
20 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
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 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Bucureşti to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
omega-group84.com
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Bucharest to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucureşti - Militari to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro

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