Prague to Bratislava

Prague to Bratislava

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Transportation from Prague to Bratislava

How to get from Prague to Bratislava

When you want to get from Prague to Bratislava, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Bus. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Train ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about SEK 586. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as SEK 122.

How far is Prague from Bratislava?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Prague to Bratislava. Your trip will be a total of 209 miles (336 km). The flying distance is 229 miles (368 km).

How long does it take to get from Prague to Bratislava?

The travel time from Prague to Bratislava can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 5 to 14 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Prague to Bratislava?

The cost of the trip from Prague to Bratislava varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is RegioJet: travelling by train expect to pay as low as SEK 122 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Train - a one-way Train ticket can cost as much as SEK 586.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Prague to Bratislava:

  • Train tickets - SEK 123 to SEK 584;
  • Bus tickets - SEK 133 to SEK 277;
  • Plane tickets - SEK 420 to SEK 543;

How many trips per day are there between Prague and Bratislava?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 02:20 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:00. There are 17 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 15 trains per day.
  • Flights from Prague to Bratislava depart during the day - there are approximately 2 departures a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Prague to Bratislava. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is SEK 420.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Prague to Bratislava
Ryanair

Buses

Taking a bus from Prague to Bratislava is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Prague to Bratislava

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Prague to Bratislava? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 50% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 50% decided to go for a bus.