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There are 5 ways to get from Ružomberok to Pardubice by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the train from Ružomberok, žel. st. to Pardubice, hl. nádraží RegioJet / ...

480 Kč - 800 Kč

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Night train  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the night train from Ružomberok, žel. st. to Pardubice, hl. nádraží RegioJet / ...

260 Kč - 950 Kč

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Ruzomberok to Pardubice 811702

280 Kč - 370 Kč

Train via Žilina  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the train from Ruzomberok to Zilina Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Zilina to Pardubice Hlavni Nadrazi 140 / ...

460 Kč - 861 Kč

Drive  •  5h 4m

  1. Drive from Ružomberok to Pardubice 352.7 km

950 Kč - 1 400 Kč

Ružomberok to Pardubice by trains

The train journey time between Ružomberok and Pardubice is around 4h 58m and covers a distance of around 410 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 20m. Operated by RegioJet, LEO Express and Czech Railways (ČD), the Ružomberok to Pardubice train service departs from Ružomberok, žel. st. and arrives in Pardubice, hl. nádraží. Typically 42 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 58m
Fastest train time:
4h 20m
Trains per week:
42
Cheapest price:
260 Kč
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
01:44
Last train departs at:
23:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ružomberok to Pardubice train schedules

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  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, Iceland, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand
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  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Czech Republic from Slovakia is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pardubice is 1221.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pardubice is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pardubice is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1221.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Slovakia from Czech Republic.

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Last updated: 6 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Ružomberok to Pardubice is to bus, which costs 11€ - 14€ and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Ružomberok to Pardubice is to night train which costs 10€ - 40€ and takes 5h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ruzomberok and arriving at Pardubice. Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 5h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ružomberok, žel. st. and arriving at Pardubice, hl. nádraží. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 13m.

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The distance between Ružomberok and Pardubice is 276 km. The road distance is 352.7 km.

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The best way to get from Ružomberok to Pardubice without a car is to train which takes 5h 13m and costs 18€ - 35€.

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The train from Ružomberok, žel. st. to Pardubice, hl. nádraží takes 5h 13m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Ružomberok to Pardubice bus services, operated by Arriva Michalovce, depart from Ruzomberok station.

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Ružomberok to Pardubice train services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Ružomberok, žel. st. station.

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The best way to get from Ružomberok to Pardubice is to train which takes 5h 13m and costs 18€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 14€ and takes 5h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Ružomberok to Pardubice.
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  • Distance: 276.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 13m

What companies run services between Ružomberok, Slovakia and Pardubice, Czech Republic?

RegioJet operates a train from Ružomberok, žel. st. to Pardubice, hl. nádraží every 4 hours. Tickets cost 260 Kč - 950 Kč and the journey takes 5h 13m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Arriva Michalovce operates a bus from Ruzomberok to Pardubice once a week. Tickets cost 280 Kč - 370 Kč and the journey takes 5h 35m.

Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Ružomberok, žel. st. to Pardubice, hl. nádraží
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
260 Kč - 950 Kč
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
260 Kč - 370 Kč
1st Class
600 Kč - 950 Kč
Train from Ruzomberok to Zilina
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85 Kč - 170 Kč
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
85 Kč - 130 Kč
1st Class
100 Kč - 170 Kč
Train from Zilina to Pardubice Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
170 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
170 Kč - 250 Kč
1st Class
500 Kč - 800 Kč
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Ruzomberok to Pardubice Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
310 Kč - 1 200 Kč
Website
LEO Express
Economy
310 Kč - 450 Kč
Economy Plus
460 Kč - 700 Kč
Business
550 Kč - 850 Kč
Premium
850 Kč - 1 200 Kč
Train from Ruzomberok to Zilina
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50 Kč - 170 Kč
Website
LEO Express
Economy
50 Kč - 75 Kč
Economy Plus
85 Kč - 130 Kč
Business
80 Kč - 120 Kč
Premium
110 Kč - 170 Kč
Train from Zilina to Pardubice Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
260 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
LEO Express
Economy
260 Kč - 380 Kč
Economy Plus
370 Kč - 550 Kč
Business
500 Kč - 700 Kč
Premium
700 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Ruzomberok to Pardubice Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
480 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
480 Kč - 600 Kč
Business
650 Kč - 800 Kč
1st Class
650 Kč - 800 Kč
Train from Ruzomberok to Zilina
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75 Kč - 130 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
75 Kč - 95 Kč
Business
100 Kč - 120 Kč
1st Class
100 Kč - 130 Kč
Train from Zilina to Pardubice Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
410 Kč - 700 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
410 Kč - 490 Kč
Business
550 Kč - 700 Kč
1st Class
550 Kč - 700 Kč
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Phone
+421 24 48 58 188
Email
info@slovakrail.sk
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Ruzomberok to Zilina
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75 Kč - 100 Kč
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
75 Kč - 100 Kč
Train from Zilina to Pardubice Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
380 Kč - 600 Kč
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
380 Kč - 600 Kč
Night train from Ruzomberok to Pardubice Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
460 Kč - 700 Kč
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
460 Kč - 700 Kč
Bus operators
Arriva Michalovce
Phone
+421 915 733 733
Email
informacie@arriva.sk
Website
arriva.sk
Bus from Ruzomberok to Pardubice
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
280 Kč - 370 Kč
Schedules at
arriva.sk

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Ružomberok to Pardubice bus services, operated by Arriva Michalovce, arrive at Pardubice station.

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Ružomberok to Pardubice train services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Pardubice, hl. nádraží station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ružomberok to Pardubice is 353 km. It takes approximately 5h 4m to drive from Ružomberok to Pardubice.

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