There are 9 ways to get from Leipzig to Bratislava by plane, bus, train, night 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 Leipzig, bus  •  4 h 32 min

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

$99 - $303

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Bus, night train  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig to Praha hl. n. 43371
  2. Take the night train from Praha hlavní nádraží to Bratislava hlavná stanica Metropol

$28 - $38

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Train to Prague, fly, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal) to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Vienna (VIE) PRG - VIE
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$131 - $342

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly, bus  •  5 h 53 min

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

$88 - $215

Train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Vienna (VIE) SXF - VIE
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$72 - $185

Train to Nuremberg, fly, bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Vienna (VIE) NUE - VIE
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$118 - $280

Train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal) to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) Ec
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st. Ic

$53 - $77

Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP N66

$35 - $65

Drive  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Bratislava 363.7 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leipzig, Leipzig central station station and arriving at Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leipzig to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal) and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Praha hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 46 min.

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The distance between Leipzig and Bratislava is 491 km. The road distance is 582 km.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Bratislava without a car is to train which takes 7 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Leipzig to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Leipzig to Bratislava bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Leipzig, Leipzig central station.

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Leipzig to Bratislava train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal) station.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Bratislava is to train which takes 7 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 45 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Leipzig to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 307.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

What companies run services between Leipzig, Germany and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Leipzig to Bratislava via Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) and Praha hl.n. in around 7 h 46 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leipzig to Bratislava once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Leipzig to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Nuremberg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Leipzig to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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 Nuremberg to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Nuremberg to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
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 Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal) to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
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 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Praha hlavní nádraží to Bratislava hlavná stanica
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
4 times a day
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
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 Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Leipzig to Praha hl. n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
arriva.cz

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Leipzig to Bratislava is 582 km. It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to drive from Leipzig to Bratislava.

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Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Leipzig Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Leipzig to Bratislava bus tickets online with 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 Leipzig to Leipzig Airport is to train which takes 11 min and costs .

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