There are 5 ways to get from Slovakia to Austria by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus FlixBus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 901 / ...

$8 - $11

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Rideshare  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bratislava to Vienna 49.5 miles

$5

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Simmering Rex

$13 - $18

Bus RegioJet  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet

$9 - $10

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Vienna 49.6 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Slovakia to Austria is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Slovakia to Austria is to drive which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 52 min.

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The distance between Slovakia and Austria is 496 km. The road distance is 79.4 km.

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The best way to get from Slovakia to Austria without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs 6€ - 9€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Slovakia to Austria, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Slovakia to Austria is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs 6€ - 9€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 19 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slovakia to Austria is 79 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Slovakia to Austria.

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There are 1373+ hotels available in Austria. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Slovakia to Austria.
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  • Distance: 309.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Slovakia and Austria?

FlixBus operates a bus from Bratislava to Vienna hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Bratislava to Vienna hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Bus operators
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 Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bratislava to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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