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There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Slovakia by plane, bus, train, night bus, night train or car

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Fly Paris Charles de Gaulle to Vienna, bus

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

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Bus via Paris Place du Pantheon

  1. Take the bus from Paris Place du Pantheon to Vienna Central Bus Station VIB
  2. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava,,Most SNP

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Fly Paris Orly to Vienna, bus

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

Train to Beauvais, fly to Vienna, bus

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Beauvais
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Vienna (VIE)
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

Fly Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow, night bus

  1. Fly from Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) to Krakow (KRK)
  2. Take the night bus from Kraków Airport to Žilina bus station

Train

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to München Hbf
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
  4. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
  5. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Vienna Erdberg
  2. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava,,Most SNP

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Paris l'Est to Wien Hbf
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica

Drive

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Bratislava

Paris to Slovakia by train

The train journey time between Paris and Slovakia is around 11h 26m and covers a distance of around 1312 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 5m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, TGV inOui, Transdev and others, the Paris to Slovakia train service departs from Paris Est and arrives in Bratislava Hlavna Stanica. Typically 60 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

60 Weekly Trains
11h 26m Average Duration
€168 Cheapest Price
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France → Slovakia
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International entry into Slovakia from France

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Yes, entry into Slovakia is currently allowed from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Slovakia is 917 222 682.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Slovakia is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Slovakia is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 917 222 682.

No, returning to France from Slovakia is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 3 Oct 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Slovakia is to bus via Paris Place du Pantheon which costs €50 - €70 and takes 23h 6m.

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The fastest way to get from Paris to Slovakia is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost €60 - €290 and takes 5h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Slovakia. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at Bratislava,,Most SNP via Vienna Erdberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Slovakia. However, there are services departing from Paris Est and arriving at Bratislava Hlavna Stanica via Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof, München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 26m.

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The distance between Paris and Slovakia is 1250 km. The road distance is 1319.3 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Slovakia without a car is to train which takes 11h 26m and costs €160 - €350.

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It takes approximately 5h 24m to get from Paris to Slovakia, including transfers.

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Paris to Slovakia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris station.

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Paris to Slovakia train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Paris Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Slovakia is to train which takes 11h 26m and costs €160 - €350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €60 - €80 and takes 19h 21m.

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  • Distance: 1250 km
  • Duration: 5h 24m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Slovakia?

You can take a train from Magenta to Bratislava via Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof, München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, and Wien Hbf in around 11h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Bercy to Bratislava via Vienna Erdberg in around 19h 21m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €800
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €800
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €850
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €650
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €500
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €800
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €800
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €280
Flights from Beauvais to Vienna via Pisa
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Vienna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €1000
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Krakow via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€230 - €850
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€11 - €16
Rail 1st Class
€18 - €27
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
sncf-connect.com
Train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€90 - €110
1st Class
€100 - €130
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €60
1st Class
€45 - €60
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
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 Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€90 - €170
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €60
Website
Railjet
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Salzburg, Hbf to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €26
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€17 - €26
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 Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
oebb.at
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
oebb.at
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Paris l'Est to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€100 - €140
Website
Nightjet
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
€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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna International Airport to Bratislava,,Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Kraków Airport to Žilina bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava,,Most SNP
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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 - €8
Website
Slovak Lines
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Paris Place du Pantheon to Vienna Central Bus Station VIB
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
Union Ivkoni

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The quickest flight from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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

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Paris to Slovakia train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bratislava Hlavna Stanica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Slovakia is 1319 km. It takes approximately 11h 32m to drive from Paris to Slovakia.

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British Airways, Air France, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Paris to Slovakia bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport is to train which takes 34 min and costs €5 - €8.

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