There are 6 ways to get from Debrecen to Bratislava by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 11 min

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

$41 - $60

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Bus Volanbusz  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Debrecen Autóbusz-Állomás to Budapest Stádion Autóbusz Állomas 1060
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Bratislava 904 / ...

$24 - $36

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Bus Kruiser  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Debrecen to Oradea
  2. Take the bus from Oradea to Bratislava AS

$59

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Debrecen to Bratislava 269.4 miles

$50 - $80

Fly from Debrecen, bus  •  4 h 40 min

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

$53 - $235

Train to Budapest, fly, bus  •  5 h 26 min

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

$109 - $313

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The cheapest way to get from Debrecen to Bratislava is to bus which costs 6 500 Ft - 10 000 Ft and takes 7 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Debrecen to Bratislava is to drive which costs 15 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft and takes 4 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Debrecen to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Debrecen and arriving at Bratislava AS via Oradea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Debrecen to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Debrecen and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Budapest-Nyugati. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 11 min.

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The distance between Debrecen and Bratislava is 345 km. The road distance is 431.1 km.

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The best way to get from Debrecen to Bratislava without a car is to train which takes 6 h 11 min and costs 11 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Debrecen to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Debrecen to Bratislava bus services, operated by GIG, depart from Debrecen station.

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Debrecen to Bratislava train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Debrecen station.

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The best way to get from Debrecen to Bratislava is to train which takes 6 h 11 min and costs 11 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16 227 Ft and takes 7 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Debrecen to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 215.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between Debrecen, Hungary and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Debrecen to Bratislava via Budapest-Nyugati in around 6 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Debrecen to Bratislava via Oradea in around 7 h 7 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Debrecen to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Debrecen to Vienna via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Debrecen to Vienna via Munich, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Debrecen to Vienna via Munich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Debrecen to Vienna via Munich, Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Debrecen to Vienna via Malta
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Flights from Debrecen to Vienna via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Debrecen to Vienna via Malta
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Debrecen to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Debrecen to Ferihegy
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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 Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
GIG
Phone
+40722258311
Email
office@gigimpex.ro
Website
gigimpex.ro
Bus from Debrecen to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
gigimpex.ro
Kruiser
Phone
+4368-860-574-447
Email
contact@kruiser.ro
Website
kruiser.ro
Bus from Oradea to Bratislava AS
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
kruiser.ro
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 Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
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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There is no direct flight from Debrecen Airport to Vienna Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Debrecen to Bratislava bus services, operated by Kruiser, arrive at Bratislava AS station.

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Debrecen to Bratislava train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bratislava hl.st. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Debrecen to Bratislava is 431 km. It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to drive from Debrecen to Bratislava.

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Eurowings, Air Malta, Wizz Air and two other airlines offer flights from Debrecen Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 487+ hotels available in Bratislava. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Debrecen to Debrecen Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs 1 700 Ft - 2 200 Ft.

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