There are 12 ways to get from Glasgow to Bratislava by plane, bus, train, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly Glasgow to Vienna, bus  •  7 h 35 min

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

$100 - $214

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Bratislava  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bratislava (BTS) EDI - BTS

$72 - $1,315

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Vienna, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Vienna (VIE) EDI - VIE
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$78 - $230

Train to Manchester, fly to Vienna, bus  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Vienna (VIE) MAN - VIE
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$160 - $343

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Budapest, bus  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Budapest (BUD) EDI - BUD
  3. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Bratislava

$98 - $275

Train, bus via Stuttgart Hbf  •  20 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from München Hbf to Flughafen Wien Rj
  6. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP 901 / ...

$537 - $953

Train  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava-Petrzalka Rex

$547 - $962

Train, bus Eurolines CZ  •  31 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava

$312 - $476

Bus  •  35 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava

$112 - $202

Train, bus SAD Presov, A.S  •  39 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Leeds
  2. Take the bus from Bradford to Trenčín
  3. Take the bus from Trenčín to Bratislava

$222 - $308

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  23 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  7. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Bratislava

$586 - $775

Drive, carferry  •  22 h

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bratislava

$306 - $452

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Bratislava via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Bratislava-Petrzalka via London St. Pancras International, Paris Est, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 55 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Bratislava is 1053 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Bratislava without a car is to train and bus which takes 20 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Glasgow to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Bratislava bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Bratislava train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Bratislava is to train which takes 21 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 35 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Vienna Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 1053.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 35 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Bratislava via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Wien Hbf in around 21 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Bratislava via London Victoria Coach Station in around 35 h 50 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Vienna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Manchester to Vienna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Edinburgh to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Vienna via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Vienna via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Manchester to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Vienna via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $6,500
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $6,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Bratislava via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $260
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Edinburgh to Vienna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Manchester to Vienna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Vienna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Vienna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Manchester to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Vienna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Eurostar
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
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 Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
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
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.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
Every 30 minutes
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.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 from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
Bus from Trenčín to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
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Bratislava is 1 h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 4:55 AM in Glasgow and 5:55 AM in Bratislava.

Glasgow to Bratislava train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bratislava-Petrzalka station.

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Eurowings, Aer Lingus, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Vienna Airport.

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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 Glasgow to Glasgow Airport is to line 500 bus which takes 19 min and costs .

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