There are 6 ways to get from Budapest East Station to Bratislava by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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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Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st. Ec

$31 - $46

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Night train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hlavná stanica Metropol

$10 - $16

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Bratislava 260 / ...

$12 - $21

Bus RegioJet  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy Rj

$12 - $15

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Budapest East Station to Bratislava 127.2 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, bus  •  3 h 26 min

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

$100 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest East Station to Bratislava is to night train which costs 2 800 Ft - 4 200 Ft and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest East Station to Bratislava is to drive which costs 7 000 Ft - 11 000 Ft and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Budapest East Station and Bratislava is 164 km. The road distance is 203.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Budapest East Station to Bratislava, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest East Station to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Keleti pályaudvar M and arriving at Bratislava via Astoria M and Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Bratislava hlavná stanica. The journey takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest East Station, Hungary and Bratislava, Slovakia?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest East Station to Bratislava 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest East Station to Bratislava every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
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

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