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There are 10 ways to get from Chemnitz to Bratislava by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station 020 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Bratislava N260

$31 - $52

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Bus, train  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station 020 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Ec

$39 - $62

Bus, train Czech Railways (ČD)  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station 020 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st. Ec / ...

$38 - $58

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station 020 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dresden to Bratislava

$32 - $47

Drive  •  5h

  1. Drive from Chemnitz to Bratislava 306 miles

$60 - $95

Bus, train to Prague, fly  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
  3. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Vienna (VIE) PRG - VIE
  4. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$116 - $323

Bus to Dresden, fly, bus  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Vienna (VIE) DRS - VIE
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$82 - $325

Train, train to Leipzig, fly, bus  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Riesa to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  3. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Vienna (VIE) LEJ - VIE
  4. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$111 - $320

Bus, train to Nuremberg, fly  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station
  2. Take the train from Bayreuth Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Vienna (VIE) NUE - VIE
  4. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$88 - $244

Train, train to Berlin Tegel, fly, bus  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Riesa to Leipzig Hbf
  3. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
  4. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Vienna (VIE) TXL - VIE
  5. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$105 - $249

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The cheapest way to get from Chemnitz to Bratislava is to bus which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 9h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Chemnitz to Bratislava is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 5h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chemnitz to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Chemnitz and arriving at Bratislava via Dresden, Dresden central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 35m.

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The distance between Chemnitz and Bratislava is 425 km. The road distance is 489.7 km.

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The best way to get from Chemnitz to Bratislava without a car is to bus which takes 8h 35m and costs 27€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 8h 35m to get from Chemnitz to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Chemnitz to Bratislava bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Chemnitz station.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Chemnitz to Bratislava bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bratislava station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chemnitz to Bratislava is 490 km. It takes approximately 5h to drive from Chemnitz to Bratislava.

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  • Distance: 265.3 miles
  • Duration: 8h 35m

What companies run services between Chemnitz, Germany and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a bus from Chemnitz to Bratislava via Dresden, Dresden central station in around 8h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Leipzig to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Nuremberg to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Leipzig to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Nuremberg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Nuremberg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dresden to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Riesa to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bayreuth Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Riesa to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Bratislava, hl.st.
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
regiojet.com
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chemnitz to Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Dresden to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
elines.cz
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
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com

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