There are 4 ways to get from Prague to Bratislava by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica Ec / ...

13€ - 20€

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Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava K815 / ...

10€ - 35€

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Prague to Bratislava 331.5 km

35€ - 55€

Fly, bus  •  3h 4m

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

87€ - 256€

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Bratislava is to train which costs 340 Kč - 550 Kč and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Bratislava is to fly and bus which costs 2 200 Kč - 7 000 Kč and takes 3h 4m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Bratislava. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Bratislava Hlavna Stanica. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h.

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The distance between Prague and Bratislava is 291 km. The road distance is 331.5 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Bratislava without a car is to train which takes 4h and costs 340 Kč - 550 Kč.

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The train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica takes 4h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Prague to Bratislava bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc station.

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Prague to Bratislava train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Bratislava is to train which takes 4h and costs 340 Kč - 550 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 250 Kč - 900 Kč and takes 4h 30m.

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  • Distance: 291.1 km
  • Duration: 4h

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

Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Prague to Bratislava hourly. Tickets cost 13€ - 20€ and the journey takes 4h. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Bratislava hourly. Tickets cost 18€ - 22€ and the journey takes 4h 30m. Nine other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 700€
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 20€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Bratislava, hl.st.
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
RegioJet
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
RegioJet
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 26€
Schedules at
elines.cz
Turancar
Website
turancar.sk
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 27€
Schedules at
turancar.sk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Bratislava, Mlynské Nivy
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Eurolines FR
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Praha to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 22€
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
SAD Lucenec
Phone
047/5631385
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
Racic Eurobus
Phone
+359-887-208-506
Email
racic_bg@yahoo.com
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Bratislava Central Bus Station Mlynské Stop
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Racic Eurobus
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Prague ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Prague to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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Prague to Bratislava train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Bratislava Hlavna Stanica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Bratislava is 332 km. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Prague to Bratislava.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Prague Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Prague to Bratislava train tickets online with Distribusion.

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Book your Prague to Bratislava bus tickets online with FlixBus, Distribusion and Busbud.

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There are 782+ hotels available in Bratislava. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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