There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Bratislava by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Paris CDG, bus  •  5h 20m

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

58€ - 218€

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Bus  •  18h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bratislava, Mlynské Nivy 355

55€ - 80€

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Fly from Paris Orly, bus  •  6h 51m

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

70€ - 281€

Train, bus  •  12h 43m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf Tgv
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien Rj / ...
  4. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP 901

186€ - 325€

Train  •  14h 40m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf Tgv
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Wien Hbf Rjx
  3. Take the train from Vienna, Hbf to Břeclav, nádraží
  4. Take the train from Břeclav, nádraží to Bratislava, hl.st.

186€ - 270€

Bus via Vienna  •  20h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N236 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava, Bratislava,,Most SNP 901 / ...

66€ - 79€

Drive  •  11h 51m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Bratislava 1320.8 km

160€ - 240€

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Bratislava is to bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 18h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Bratislava is to fly and bus which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 5h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris, Gallieni and arriving at Bratislava, Mlynské Nivy. Services depart five times a week, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Bratislava, hl.st. via Muenchen Hbf, Vienna, Hbf and Břeclav, nádraží. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 40m.

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The distance between Paris and Bratislava is 1088 km. The road distance is 1320.8 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Bratislava without a car is to train and bus which takes 12h 43m and costs 180€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Paris to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Paris to Bratislava bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris, Gallieni station.

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Paris to Bratislava train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Bratislava is to train which takes 14h 40m and costs 180€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 18h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 1088.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Paris to Bratislava via Muenchen Hbf, Wien Hbf, Vienna, Hbf, and Břeclav, nádraží in around 14h 40m. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bratislava, Mlynské Nivy 5 times a week. Tickets cost 55€ - 80€ and the journey takes 18h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 460€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 390€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 330€
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Clermont-Ferrand, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
900€ - 2000€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 430€
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 430€
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 280€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Algiers
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
330€ - 950€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 390€
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Tunis
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 550€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 150€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
meridian-bob-brb.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
Railjet
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
90€ - 170€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Břeclav, nádraží
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 9€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
1st Class
6€ - 9€
Train from Břeclav, nádraží to Bratislava, hl.st.
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 9€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
3€ - 6€
1st Class
5€ - 9€
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
3€ - 5€
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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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
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava, Bratislava,,Most SNP
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bratislava, Mlynské Nivy
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Paris to Bratislava bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Bratislava, Mlynské Nivy station.

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Paris to Bratislava train services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Bratislava, hl.st. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Bratislava is 1321 km. It takes approximately 11h 51m to drive from Paris to Bratislava.

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Level, Air France, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Paris to Bratislava bus tickets online with Omio and Busbud.

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There are 826+ hotels available in Bratislava. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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