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There are 8 ways to get from Burgas to Bratislava by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

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Fly Burgas to Bratislava  •  4h 31m

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Bratislava (BTS) BOJ - BTS

15€ - 78€

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Shuttle to Varna, fly to Vienna, bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Burgas to Varna Airport
  2. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Vienna (VIE) VAR - VIE
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

117€ - 387€

Fly Burgas to Vienna, bus  •  5h 8m

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

15€ - 75€

Fly Burgas to Brno, train  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Brno (BRQ) BOJ - BRQ
  2. Take the train from Brno, dolní nádraží to Bratislava, hl.st.

93€ - 141€

Bus  •  21h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Burgas Bus Station South to Gyor Central Bus Station Varna - Budapest - Dortmund
  2. Take the bus from Gyor Central Bus Station to Bratislava Central Bus Station Bottova Stop Zagreb - Munich

75€ - 108€

Bus via Varna  •  23h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Burgas to Varna
  2. Take the bus from Varna to Bratislava

102€ - 149€

Train  •  29h 29m

  1. Take the train from Burgas to Dabovo Re
  2. Take the train from Dabovo to Ruse Re
  3. Take the train from Ruse to Videle
  4. Take the train from Videle to Budapest-Keleti Ir
  5. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica Ec

37€ - 84€

Drive  •  12h 38m

  1. Drive from Burgas to Bratislava 1350.6 km

140€ - 210€

Burgas to Bratislava by trains

The train journey time between Burgas and Bratislava is around 2 days 20h and covers a distance of around 1467 km. The fastest train normally takes 2 days 20h. Operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), Romanian Railways (CFR) and Hungarian Railways (MÁV), the Burgas to Bratislava train service departs from Burgas and arrives in Bratislava Hlavna Stanica. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2 days 20h
Fastest train time:
2 days 20h
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
37€
Carbon emissions:
77 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
14:30
Last train departs at:
14:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Burgas to Bratislava train schedules

Bulgaria → Slovakia
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Conditions of entry into Slovakia from Bulgaria

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Slovakia from Bulgaria.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bratislava is 917 222 682.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bratislava is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Bratislava is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 917 222 682.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Bulgaria from Slovakia.

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Last updated: 6 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burgas to Bratislava is to fly and bus which costs $18 - $95 and takes 5h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Burgas to Bratislava is to fly which costs $18 - $95 and takes 4h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burgas station to Bratislava station. However, there are services departing from Burgas Bus Station South and arriving at Bratislava Central Bus Station Bottova Stop via Gyor Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Burgas to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Burgas and arriving at Bratislava Hlavna Stanica via Dabovo, Ruse, Videle and Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 29m.

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The distance between Burgas and Bratislava is 1023 km. The road distance is 1350.6 km.

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The best way to get from Burgas to Bratislava without a car is to bus which takes 21h 50m and costs $90 - $140.

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It takes approximately 4h 31m to get from Burgas to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Burgas to Bratislava bus services, operated by Karat-S, depart from Burgas Bus Station South.

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Burgas to Bratislava train services, operated by Bulgarian Railways (BDZh), depart from Burgas station.

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The best way to get from Burgas to Bratislava is to fly which takes 4h 31m and costs $18 - $95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $140 and takes 21h 50m, you could also train, which costs $45 - $110 and takes 29h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Burgas to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 1023 km
  • Duration: 4h 31m

What companies run services between Burgas, Bulgaria and Bratislava, Slovakia?

Ryanair and Smartwings fly from Burgas to Bratislava 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burgas to Bratislava via Gyor Central Bus Station in around 21h 50m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Burgas to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
13€ - 75€
Flights from Varna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
15€ - 85€
Flights from Burgas to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
11€ - 65€
Smartwings
Website
smartwings.com
Flights from Burgas to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 100€
Flights from Burgas to Brno
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Varna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
18€ - 110€
Flights from Burgas to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
13€ - 75€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Varna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 350€
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Vienna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 220€
Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Brno, dolní nádraží to Bratislava, hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 14€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
5€ - 7€
1st Class
8€ - 14€
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Train from Burgas to Dabovo
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
1st Class
5€ - 7€
Train from Dabovo to Ruse
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
4€ - 5€
1st Class
5€ - 6€
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Ruse to Videle
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1€ - 8€
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
1€ - 3€
1st Class
6€ - 8€
Train from Videle to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
14h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
17€ - 22€
1st Class
44€ - 50€
Bus operators
Atlas Taxi
Phone
+359 89 345 5533
Email
info@atlastaxi.eu
Website
atlastaxi.eu
Shuttle from Burgas to Varna Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
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Atlas Taxi
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
RegioJet
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
Slovak Lines
Slovak Lines Express a.s.
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna International Airport to Bratislava,,Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Burgas Bus Station South to Gyor Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Karat-S
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Gyor Central Bus Station to Bratislava Central Bus Station Bottova Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Book at
Nomago
Economy
8€ - 12€
Premium
10€ - 15€
Family&friends
12€ - 17€
Omega Group
Phone
+359 878 155 116
Email
omega_group@abv.bg
Website
omega-group84.com
Bus from Varna to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
20h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Schedules at
omegagroup84.autogari.ro

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The quickest flight from Burgas Airport to Bratislava Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Burgas to Bratislava bus services, operated by Nomago, arrive at Bratislava Central Bus Station Bottova Stop.

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Bratislava is 1h behind Burgas. It is currently 2:23 AM in Burgas and 1:23 AM in Bratislava.

Burgas to Bratislava train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Bratislava Hlavna Stanica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burgas to Bratislava is 1351 km. It takes approximately 12h 38m to drive from Burgas to Bratislava.

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Ryanair and Smartwings offer flights from Burgas Airport to Bratislava Airport.

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There are 127+ hotels available in Bratislava. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Burgas to Burgas Airport is to bus which takes 16 min and costs $1 - $3.

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