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There are 4 ways to get from Tvrdošín to Bratislava by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from Tvrdosin to Kralovany Re
  2. Take the train from Kralovany to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica 600 / ...

13€ - 19€

3 alternative options

Bus via Nitra  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Tvrdošín - nákupné stredisko to Nitra 510503
  2. Take the bus from Nitra, AS to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy RegioJet / ...

15€ - 21€

Bus  •  8h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Ruzomberok to Bratislava 701504

21€ - 70€

Drive  •  3h 16m

  1. Drive from Tvrdošín to Bratislava 289.8 km

30€ - 45€

Tvrdošín to Bratislava by trains

The train journey time between Tvrdošín and Bratislava is around 5h 45m and covers a distance of around 290 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 53m. Operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), the Tvrdošín to Bratislava train service departs from Tvrdosin and arrives in Bratislava Hlavna Stanica. Typically 56 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
5h 45m
Fastest train time:
4h 53m
Trains per week:
56
Cheapest price:
13€
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:18
Last train departs at:
18:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tvrdošín to Bratislava train schedules

Tvrdošín → Bratislava
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tvrdošín to Bratislava is to bus via Nitra which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 6h 17m.

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The fastest way to get from Tvrdošín to Bratislava is to drive which takes 3h 16m and costs 30€ - 45€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tvrdošín to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Tvrdošín - nákupné stredisko and arriving at Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy via Nitra, AS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tvrdošín to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Tvrdosin and arriving at Bratislava Hlavna Stanica via Kralovany. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 48m.

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The distance between Tvrdošín and Bratislava is 223 km. The road distance is 289.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tvrdošín to Bratislava without a car is to train which takes 5h 48m and costs 12€ - 20€.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from Tvrdošín to Bratislava, including transfers.

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Tvrdošín to Bratislava bus services, operated by Arriva Liorbus, depart from Tvrdošín - nákupné stredisko station.

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Tvrdošín to Bratislava train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Tvrdosin station.

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The best way to get from Tvrdošín to Bratislava is to train which takes 5h 48m and costs 12€ - 20€. Alternatively, you can bus via Nitra, which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 6h 17m.

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Map of how to get from Tvrdošín to Bratislava.
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  • Distance: 222.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between Tvrdošín, Slovakia and Bratislava, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Tvrdošín to Bratislava via Kralovany in around 5h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tvrdošín to Bratislava via Nitra and Nitra, AS in around 6h 17m.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Phone
+421 24 48 58 188
Email
info@slovakrail.sk
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Tvrdosin to Kralovany
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
2€ - 4€
Train from Kralovany to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 16€
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
10€ - 16€
Bus operators
Arriva Liorbus
Phone
0972/250 308
Email
alexandra.bobcekova@arriva.sk
Website
arrivaliorbus.sk
Bus from Tvrdošín - nákupné stredisko to Nitra
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€
Schedules at
arriva.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Nitra, AS to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
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 Nitra to Bratislava central bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAD Lucenec
Phone
0650 958 958
Email
sadlc@sadlc.sk
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Nitra to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Ruzomberok to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 65€
Schedules at
slivtour.sk

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Tvrdošín to Bratislava bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy station.

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Tvrdošín to Bratislava train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Bratislava Hlavna Stanica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tvrdošín to Bratislava is 290 km. It takes approximately 3h 16m to drive from Tvrdošín to Bratislava.

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