There are 6 ways to get from Prague to Slovakia by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h 51 min

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

$15 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy Rj / ...

$11 - $40

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Bratislava 207.2 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Vienna, bus  •  3 h 14 min

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

$94 - $288

Fly to Kosice  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Kosice (KSC) PRG - KSC

$67 - $212

Subway, fly to Bratislava  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the subway from Staroměstská to Nádraží Veleslavín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Bratislava (BTS) PRG - BTS

$63 - $603

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Slovakia is to bus which costs 260 Kč - 900 Kč and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Slovakia is to drive which costs 900 Kč - 1 400 Kč and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The distance between Prague and Slovakia is 394 km. The road distance is 331.5 km.

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The train from Praha hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st. takes 3 h 51 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Praha, ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha hl.n. and arriving at Bratislava hl.st.. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

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

Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Prague to Bratislava every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 51 min. RegioJet also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Prague to Bratislava every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Prague to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Prague to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Prague to Kosice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
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
$15 - $21
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Prague Public Transit Co.
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
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
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
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
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
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
Simeonidis Tours
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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