There are 6 ways to get from Lviv 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.

Recommended option

Fly, bus  •  4 h 54 min

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

$102 - $227

Cheapest option

Bus Ecolines  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lemberg Chernivetska to Krakau Zob Mda
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Bratislava

$39 - $62

4 alternative options

Train  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Wien Hauptbahnhof Kyiv
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex

$59 - $87

Train Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)  •  17 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Kosice Kyiv
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Bratislava hl.st. Rex

$48 - $69

Bus EuroClub  •  20 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station to Bratislava Novy Most City Center

$50 - $100

Drive  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Lviv to Bratislava 488 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lviv to Slovakia is to bus which costs 1 100 ₴ - 1 800 ₴ and takes 13 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lviv to Slovakia is to fly and bus which costs 2 800 ₴ - 6 500 ₴ and takes 4 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lviv to Slovakia. However, there are services departing from Lemberg Chernivetska and arriving at Bratislava via Kraków. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lviv to Slovakia. However, there are services departing from Lvov and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 55 min.

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The distance between Lviv and Slovakia is 353 km. The road distance is 780.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Slovakia without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 45 min and costs 1 100 ₴ - 1 800 ₴.

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Lviv to Slovakia, including transfers.

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Lviv to Slovakia bus services, operated by Mądeltrans Eurolines, depart from Lemberg Chernivetska station.

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Lviv to Slovakia train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, depart from Lvov station.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Slovakia is to bus which takes 13 h 45 min and costs 1 100 ₴ - 1 800 ₴. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 600 ₴ - 2 500 ₴ and takes 16 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Lviv to Slovakia.
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  • Distance: 220.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 54 min

What companies run services between Lviv, Ukraine and Slovakia?

You can take a bus from Lviv to Bratislava via Krakau Zob Mda and Kraków in around 13 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lviv to Bratislava via Wien Hauptbahnhof and Wien Hbf in around 16 h 55 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Lviv to Vienna via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lviv to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Wien Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
15 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Kosice
Ave. Duration
12 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
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 hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Bus operators
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
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Lemberg Chernivetska to Krakau Zob Mda
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
madeltrans.pl
Ecolines
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station to Bratislava Novy Most City Center
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua

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