There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Detva by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Detva 809504

$23 - $33

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Bus via Bratislava  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Detva 608501 / ...

$21 - $46

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zilina Rex
  2. Take the train from Zilina to Sliac kupele R

$71 - $105

Bus Turancar  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Zvolen

$28 - $47

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Detva 184.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, shuttle  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Detva

$160 - $377

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Detva is to bus which costs 17€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Detva is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Detva is 228 km. The road distance is 295.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Detva without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 20 min and costs 19€ - 29€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Vienna to Detva, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Detva is to bus which takes 6 h 2 min and costs 17€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 6 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Detva is 295 km. It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to drive from Vienna to Detva.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 43+ hotels available in Detva. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Detva.
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  • Distance: 142.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Detva, Banska Bystrica, Slovakia?

You can take a bus from Vienna to Detva via Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy, Bratislava, and Detva in around 6 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Detva via Zilina and Sliac kupele in around 6 h 43 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
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.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Zilina
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Bus operators
Arriva Michalovce
Website
arrivami.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Detva
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
arrivami.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
SAD Lucenec
Phone
047/5631385
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Detva
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Detva
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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