There are 7 ways to get from Croatia to Bratislava by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 060 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP 901 / ...

$24 - $43

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Bus Crnja Tours  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Bratislava

$29 - $45

Train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Wien Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava-Petrzalka Rex

$57 - $87

Train, bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Wien Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Most SNP RegioJet

$31 - $44

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Bratislava 275 miles

$55 - $85

Fly from Zagreb, bus  •  3 h 38 min

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

$89 - $306

Fly from Split, bus  •  5 h 1 min

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

$105 - $359

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No, there is no direct bus from Croatia to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP via Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Croatia to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Bratislava-Petrzalka via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

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The distance between Croatia and Bratislava is 287 km. The road distance is 440 km.

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The best way to get from Croatia to Bratislava without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from Croatia to Bratislava, including transfers.

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

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Croatia to Bratislava train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.

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The best way to get from Croatia to Bratislava is to bus which takes 6 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Croatia to Bratislava bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP station.

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Map of how to get from Croatia to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 179.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 56 min

What companies run services between Croatia and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a bus from Zagreb to Bratislava via Vienna, Vienna Erdberg in around 6 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zagreb to Bratislava via Wien Hbf in around 8 h 36 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Split to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Split to Vienna via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Split to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Split to Vienna via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Split to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Zagreb to Wien Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava-Petrzalka
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Zagreb to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Wien Zob Vib
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Bratislava Zob
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Vienna - Erdberg
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, 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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Croatia to Bratislava train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bratislava-Petrzalka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croatia to Bratislava is 440 km. It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to drive from Croatia to Bratislava.

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Croatia Airlines and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Zagreb Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Croatia to Bratislava bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 490+ hotels available in Bratislava. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Croatia to Split Airport is to line 37 bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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