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There are 8 ways to get from Dublin to Slovakia by plane, bus, car ferry, train, bus and ferry or car

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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Fly to Bratislava  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Bratislava (BTS) DUB - BTS

$56 - $206

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Fly to Vienna, bus  •  6 h 8 min

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

$82 - $231

Fly to Kosice  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Kosice (KSC) DUB - KSC

$75 - $315

Car ferry, train, bus FlixBus  •  31 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
  5. Take the train from Wien Simmering to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...

$320 - $560

Car ferry, train, bus Eurolines CZ  •  37 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava

$282 - $416

Bus and ferry, bus  •  39 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava

$109 - $155

Car ferry, train, bus SAD Presov, A.S  •  42 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street 060
  4. Take the bus from Bradford to Trenčín
  5. Take the train from Trencin to Bratislava hl.st. Zr / ...

$201 - $267

Car ferry, drive  •  23 h 11 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Dover
  3. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  4. Drive from Calais to Bratislava

$317 - $467

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Slovakia is to fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Slovakia is to fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Slovakia. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Bratislava via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 36 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Slovakia is 1857 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Slovakia without a car is to car ferry and train and bus which takes 31 h 18 min and costs 270€ - 490€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Dublin to Slovakia, including transfers.

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Dublin to Slovakia bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Bratislava Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Dublin to Slovakia bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at Bratislava station.

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Slovakia is 1 h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 5:49 AM in Dublin and 6:49 AM in Slovakia.

Map of how to get from Dublin to Slovakia.
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  • Distance: 1160.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Slovakia?

Ryanair flies from Dublin to Bratislava twice daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dublin to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Dublin to Vienna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Dublin to Bratislava via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Southend
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dublin to Vienna via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Bratislava
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dublin to Kosice via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
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 Simmering to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Bus operators
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
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 Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
elines.cz
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Bradford to Trenčín
Ave. Duration
29 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
Ferry operators

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Ryanair offers flights from Dublin Airport to Bratislava Airport.

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There are 341+ hotels available in Slovakia. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 17 min and costs 5€.

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