Budapest to Bratislava by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Budapest to Bratislava by train
Fast trains from Budapest to Bratislava take around 2 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 162 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Budapest and Bratislava.
1. Are there direct trains from Budapest to Bratislava?
Direct trains from Budapest to Bratislava have been found.
We usually find around 16 direct trains on the route from Budapest to Bratislava every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Budapest to Bratislava?
The Budapest to Bratislava train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Budapest to Bratislava train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bratislava is usually scheduled to depart Budapest around 05:25 and the last train is around 20:25.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Budapest to Bratislava train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Budapest to Bratislava are $38.30, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $38, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Budapest to Bratislava train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 12 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Budapest to Bratislava by train.
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Which train companies operate between Budapest and Bratislava?
More than one train company operates on the route from Budapest to Bratislava, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Express InterCity
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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