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

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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Train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Plzen hl.n. to Praha hl.n. Ex / ...
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st. Ic / ...

$19 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň CAN to Praha ÚAN Florenc Leo Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy Rj / ...

$15 - $24

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Plzen to Prague - Main Station
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Bratislava 260 / ...

$24 - $42

Bus SAD Lucenec  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň to Bratislava 609702

$25 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Pilsen to Bratislava 261.1 miles

$50 - $80

Bus, fly to Vienna  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague Zličín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Vienna (VIE) PRG - VIE
  3. Take the bus from Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

$97 - $295

Bus, fly to Bratislava  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague Zličín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Bratislava (BTS) PRG - BTS

$66 - $610

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pilsen to Bratislava is to bus which costs 330 Kč - 550 Kč and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pilsen to Bratislava is to drive which costs 1 100 Kč - 1 700 Kč and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Pilsen and Bratislava is 325 km. The road distance is 417.8 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Pilsen to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plzeň and arriving at Bratislava. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pilsen to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Plzen hl.n. and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Praha hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Pilsen, Czech Republic and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Pilsen to Bratislava via Praha hl.n. in around 6 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pilsen to Bratislava via Praha ÚAN Florenc and Praha, ÚAN Florenc in around 6 h 42 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Plzen hl.n. to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
cd.cz
Train from Plzen to Prague - Main Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Praha hlavní nádraží to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus operators
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Plzeň CAN to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava NAS Mlynské Nivy
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$12 - $16
Bus from Plzeň Divadlo Alfa to Praha Zličín
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Plzeň to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Plzeň to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Plzeň, CAN to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
SAD Lucenec
Phone
047/5631385
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Plzeň to Praha
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
Bus from Plzeň to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
sadlc.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 Prague, Prague Main station to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague Zličín
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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