There are 7 ways to get from Slovakia to Ireland by plane, bus, train, car ferry, bus and ferry or car

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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Fly Bratislava to Dublin  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Dublin (DUB) BTS - DUB

$55 - $205

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Bus to Vienna, fly to Dublin  •  6 h 10 min

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

$82 - $230

Fly Bratislava to Cork  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Cork (ORK) BTS - ORK

$96 - $428

Bus to Vienna, fly to Cork  •  8 h 39 min

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

$148 - $613

Train, car ferry  •  39 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Hbf Rex
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg Ic
  5. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

$348 - $567

Bus, bus and ferry  •  39 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$125 - $175

Drive, car ferry  •  24 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$325 - $470

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Slovakia to Ireland is to fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Slovakia to Ireland is to fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Slovakia to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Bratislava and arriving at Dublin via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 6 min.

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The distance between Slovakia and Ireland is 1968 km.

The best way to get from Slovakia to Ireland without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 39 h 2 min and costs 290€ - 490€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Slovakia to Ireland, including transfers.

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Slovakia to Ireland bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, depart from Bratislava station.

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The quickest flight from Bratislava Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 55 min.

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Slovakia to Ireland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dublin station.

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Ireland is 1 h behind Slovakia. It is currently 6:52 AM in Slovakia and 5:52 AM in Ireland.

Map of how to get from Slovakia to Ireland.
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  • Distance: 1230.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Slovakia and Ireland?

Ryanair flies from Bratislava to Swords 4 times a day.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Bratislava to Cork via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Bratislava to Cork via Milan Bergamo, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Cork via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Bratislava to Cork via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Bratislava to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Cork via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Cork via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Cork via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Southend
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.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 Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Bratislava to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
elines.cz
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$80 - $90
car
$118
Passenger
$42
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $44
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $44
car
$118
Passenger
$42

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Ryanair offers flights from Bratislava Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Ireland. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Slovakia to Bratislava Airport is to line 61 shuttle which takes 16 min and costs 1€.

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