There are 3 ways to get from Zvolen to Bratislava by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h

  1. Regional / ...

$9 - $14

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. 608501 / ...

$13 - $20

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. 121.4 miles

$24 - $40

What companies run services between Zvolen, Banska Bystrica, Slovakia and Bratislava, Slovakia?

Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Zvolen to Bratislava every 2 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h 57 min. Alternatively, SAD Lucenec operates a bus from Zvolen to Bratislava every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Zvolen osobna stanica to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
slovakrail.sk
Bus operators
SAD Lucenec
Phone
047/5631385
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Zvolen to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
sadlc.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zvolen and Bratislava is 158 km. The road distance is 194 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zvolen to Bratislava is to train which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 4 h.

The quickest way to get from Zvolen to Bratislava is to drive which takes 1 h 51 min and costs 21€ - 35€.

No, there is no direct train from Zvolen to Bratislava. However, there are services departing from Zvolen nakl. st. and arriving at Bratislava hl.st. via Zvolen osobna stanica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

It takes approximately 4 h to get from Zvolen to Bratislava, including transfers.