There are 7 ways to get from Slovenia to Bratislava by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly from Graz, bus  •  3h 18m

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

70€ - 292€

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Bus  •  13h

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Bratislava Central Bus Station Mlynské Stop Trieste - Bratislava / ...

24€ - 35€

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Fly from Klagenfurt, bus  •  3h 42m

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

58€ - 307€

Bus, shuttle to Zagreb, fly  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Brežice to Avtobusna postaja Novo mesto
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Novo Mesto to Zagreb Airport
  3. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Vienna (VIE) ZAG - VIE
  4. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP

102€ - 484€

Train  •  10h 38m

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf 480
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Vienna, Hbf to Břeclav, nádraží
  4. Take the train from Břeclav, nádraží to Bratislava, hl.st.

85€ - 126€

Drive  •  4h 15m

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Bratislava 450.1 km

50€ - 75€

Shuttle, bus  •  5h 52m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Vienna Airport
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP RegioJet / ...

42€ - 619€

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The cheapest way to get from Slovenia to Bratislava is to bus which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 13h.

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The quickest way to get from Slovenia to Bratislava is to fly and bus which costs 70€ - 300€ and takes 3h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja station and arriving at Bratislava Central Bus Station Mlynské Stop station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13h.

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No, there is no direct train from Slovenia to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Bratislava, hl.st. via Villach Hbf, Vienna, Hbf and Břeclav, nádraží. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 38m.

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The distance between Slovenia and Bratislava is 327 km. The road distance is 450.1 km.

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The best way to get from Slovenia to Bratislava without a car is to train which takes 10h 38m and costs 80€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 3h 18m to get from Slovenia to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Slovenia to Bratislava bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, depart from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja.

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Slovenia to Bratislava train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Ljubljana station.

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The best way to get from Slovenia to Bratislava is to train which takes 10h 38m and costs 80€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 13h.

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Map of how to get from Slovenia to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 327.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 18m

What companies run services between Slovenia and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Ljubljana to Bratislava via Villach Hbf, Wien Hbf, Vienna, Hbf, and Břeclav, nádraží in around 10h 38m. Alternatively, Crnja Tours operates a bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Bratislava Central Bus Station Mlynské Stop once daily. Tickets cost 24€ - 35€ and the journey takes 13h. FlixBus also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Graz to Vienna
Ave. Duration
38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
Flights from Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Flights from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Břeclav, nádraží
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 9€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
1st Class
6€ - 9€
Train from Břeclav, nádraží to Bratislava, hl.st.
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 9€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
3€ - 6€
1st Class
5€ - 9€
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
RegioJet
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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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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
29€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Integral Brebus Brežice D.O.O.
Phone
+386 7 49 94 170
Email
info@integral-brebus.si
Website
integral-brebus.si
Bus from Brežice to Avtobusna postaja Novo mesto
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Integral Brebus Brežice D.O.O.
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Brežice to Avtobusna postaja Novo mesto
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 6€
Website
Arriva Slovenia
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Novo Mesto to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
29€ - 140€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
29€ - 32€
Private
75€ - 140€
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 650€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
35€ - 55€
Private
270€ - 650€
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Bratislava Central Bus Station Mlynské Stop
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Crnja Tours

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The quickest flight from Graz Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Slovenia to Bratislava bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, arrive at Bratislava Central Bus Station Mlynské Stop.

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Slovenia to Bratislava train services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Bratislava, hl.st. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Slovenia to Bratislava is 450 km. It takes approximately 4h 15m to drive from Slovenia to Bratislava.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Graz Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Book your Slovenia to Bratislava bus tickets online with Omio, Distribusion and FlixBus.

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There are 584+ hotels available in Bratislava. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Slovenia to Graz Airport is to shuttle which takes 51 min and costs 22€ - 85€.

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