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There are 11 ways to get from Germany to Slovakia by plane, bus, train 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 from Stuttgart, bus  •  4 h 43 min

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

$54 - $201

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Bus Eurolines CZ  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Bratislava

$37 - $59

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Fly from Berlin Tegel, bus  •  4 h 55 min

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

$50 - $161

Fly from Frankfurt, bus  •  4 h 48 min

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

$76 - $265

Fly from Dusseldorf, bus  •  4 h 48 min

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

$53 - $194

Fly from Munich, bus  •  4 h 53 min

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

$87 - $341

Fly from Hamburg, bus  •  5 h 9 min

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

$67 - $181

Train Czech Railways (ČD)  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha hl.n. Ec
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st. Ec / ...

$67 - $111

Train  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Bratislava hl.st. Ec

$68 - $104

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Bratislava 260 / ...

$38 - $69

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Bratislava 421.7 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Germany to Slovakia is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 11 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germany to Slovakia is to fly and bus which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Germany to Slovakia. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderpl./Grunerstr.(Bln) [Grunerstr.] and arriving at Bratislava via Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Germany to Slovakia. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Berlin Hbf (tief) and Praha hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 51 min.

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The distance between Germany and Slovakia is 696 km. The road distance is 674.6 km.

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The best way to get from Germany to Slovakia without a car is to train which takes 9 h 51 min and costs 55€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Germany to Slovakia, including transfers.

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Germany to Slovakia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz station.

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Germany to Slovakia train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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The best way to get from Germany to Slovakia is to train which takes 9 h 51 min and costs 55€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Germany to Slovakia.
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  • Distance: 435.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Germany and Slovakia?

You can take a train from Berlin to Bratislava via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Praha hl.n. in around 9 h 51 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Bratislava twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Munich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Vienna via Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Munich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Hannover
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
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 Berlin Hbf (tief) to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
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
3 h 59 min
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 Praha hlavní nádraží to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
regiojet.com
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 Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Berlin to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
elines.cz

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Germany to Slovakia train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Bratislava hl.st. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Germany to Slovakia is 675 km. It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to drive from Germany to Slovakia.

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Eurowings, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 336+ hotels available in Slovakia. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Germany to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 2€ - 5€.

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