Prague to Bratislava by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:46
  • Last train
    23:58
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 53m

Travelling from Prague to Bratislava by train

The fastest trains from Prague to Bratislava take around 3 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 288 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Prague and Bratislava.

Direct trains run between Prague and Bratislava.

We usually find around 25 direct trains on the route from Prague to Bratislava every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 24 departures. The duration is normally about 3 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bratislava is usually scheduled to depart Prague around 05:46 and the last train is around 23:58. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Prague to Bratislava train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Prague to Bratislava by train.

Which trains operate between Prague and Bratislava?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Express-Zug
  • InterCity
  • Intercités

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

Find journey information for Bratislava to Prague

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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