Munich to Bratislava by train

  • First train
    05:26
  • Last train
    23:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 9m
  • Distance
    411 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    28
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 12m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Munich to Bratislava by train

Fast trains from Munich to Bratislava take around 5 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 411 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Munich and Bratislava.

1. Are there direct trains from Munich to Bratislava?

Journeys between Munich and Bratislava usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Munich to Bratislava every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 38 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Munich to Bratislava?

The Munich to Bratislava train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Munich to Bratislava train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bratislava is usually scheduled to depart Munich around 05:26 and the last train is around 23:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Munich around 05:42, and the last at 23:35.

When to book Munich to Bratislava train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 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 Munich to Bratislava by train.

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Which train companies operate between Munich and Bratislava?

More than one train company operates on the route from Munich to Bratislava, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Euro City
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Meridian
  • RJX
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Express
  • Railjet Xpress
  • Regional Express
  • RegionalExpress
  • Regionalzug

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Bratislava to Munich by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.