Budapest to Bratislava bus

Cheap bus tickets from Budapest to Bratislava

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Cheapest

9

Average

17

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Budapest to Bratislava is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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11:10PMBudapest2h35 01:45AMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
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91One-way
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10:50PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar2h55 01:45AMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
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91One-way
11:20AMBudapest2h55 02:15PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
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131One-way
10:50AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar3h25 02:15PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
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131One-way
10:50PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar12h38 11:28AMBratislava
1 transfer
251One-way

Bus schedule from Budapest to Bratislava

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10:50AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar3h25 02:15PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
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10:50AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar8h38 07:28PMBratislava
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11:20AMBudapest2h55 02:15PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
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10:50PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar2h55 01:45AMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
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10:50PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar12h38 11:28AMBratislava
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11:10PMBudapest2h35 01:45AMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
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Bus times from Budapest to Bratislava

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

5 h 31 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

161 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Budapest for Bratislava every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

11:10PMBudapest2h35 01:45AMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
0 transfers
91One-way
11:20AMBudapest2h55 02:15PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
0 transfers
131One-way
10:50PMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar2h55 01:45AMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
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91One-way
10:50AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar3h25 02:15PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
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131One-way
10:50AMBudapest, Népliget autóbusz-pályaudvar8h38 07:28PMBratislava
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341One-way

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Overview: Bus from Budapest to Bratislava

distanceDistance100 miles (161 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$10 (€9)
frequencyBus frequency8 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 8 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersNomago, Slovak Lines Express a. S. Eurolines Germany, Slovak Lines Express, Infobus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Flixbus, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or RegioJet

Buses from Budapest to Bratislava cover the 100 miles (161 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 35 min with our travel partners like Nomago, Slovak Lines Express a. S. Eurolines Germany, Slovak Lines Express, Infobus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Flixbus, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or RegioJet. Normally, there are 8 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $10 (€9), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Bratislava, Most SNP.

Bus companies: Student Agency and FlixBus from Budapest to Bratislava

For as little as $9 (€8) you can travel by bus from Budapest to Bratislava with Student Agency and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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Student Agency

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

FlixBus from Budapest to Bratislava bus information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 29 min
  • Average Price: $11
  • FlixBus frequency: 7 a day

RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next bus to Bratislava from Budapest: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

Student Agency tickets from Budapest to Bratislava are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with Student Agency to Bratislava from Budapest all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus, you can find all the current Student Agency bus schedules and bus tickets available on Omio for the 100 miles (161 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the Student Agency bus, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this bus, compare the fastest Budapest to Bratislava routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Student Agency Budapest to Bratislava bus ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Student Agency bus ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Bratislava with Student Agency!

Budapest to Bratislava bus information with Student Agency:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 45 min
  • Student Agency frequency: 2 a day

Buses From Budapest To Bratislava

The journey by bus from the Hungarian capital Budapest to the Slovakian capital Bratislava can be achieved in about 3 hours. Flixbus, Eurolines, RegioJet, and Slovak Lines Express operate buses from Budapest to Bratislava once or twice per day. Some departures travel overnight and arrive in the early hours of the morning on the next day, while others start in the morning and arrive in Bratislava by mid-morning.

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Budapest to Bratislava Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Budapest to Bratislava when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€11

1 Day in Advance

€11

1 Week in Advance

€11

2 Weeks in Advance

€10

1 Month in Advance

€10

3 Months in Advance

€9


Budapest to Bratislava Buses: General Information


Travelers can offset some of the cost of Budapest to Bratislava bus tickets by checking the prices and booking ahead of time.

  • autobus All Budapest to Bratislava buses are run by RegioJet, Eurolines, Flixbus, and Slovak Lines Express.
  • autobus Most Budapest to Bratislava buses are direct, depart from Budapest Népliget bus station and arrive at Bratislava's AS Mlynské nivy bus station.
  • autobus The Budapest to Bratislava bus journey takes as little as 2 hours and 55 minutes to arrive in Bratislava.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Budapest to Bratislava bus tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Budapest to Bratislava buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 9% cheaper to book a Budapest to Bratislava bus ticket 1 month in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.

Taking the Bus from Budapest

To catch one of the regular buses from Budapest to Bratislava, travelers must first reach the international bus station in Budapest, which is located in the 9th district of Budapest at Népliget. Although the bus station is outside the city center, travelers can take the Metro line M3 to Népliget direct from the city center to reach the bus station. Budapest also has an extensive network of bus routes and tram routes that connect Népliget to the city centre, in particular tram lines 1 and 1A and the 103 bus line.

Getting into Bratislava by Bus

Sitting on the banks of the Danube, the Slovakian capital is a charming city that is filled with pretty pedestrian streets, gothic monuments and beautiful palaces. Overlooked by Bratislava Castle, visitors can wander the streets and cafes of the Old Town and discover beautiful structures from the 13th and 14th centuries. Upon arriving in Bratislava, passengers on buses from Budapest to Bratislava disembark at Mlynské Nivy bus station, which is conveniently located in the city’s Old Town. Many of Bratislava’s central attractions and monuments are therefore within an easy 15 minute walk of the bus station. There are also plenty of bus and trolleybus routes that connect the bus station to the city center.

Travel Tips: Bus to Bratislava from Budapest

Travel Tips: Take the bus to Bratislava easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Budapest to Bratislava.
FAQs

Travel by bus between Budapest, Hungary and Bratislava, Slovakia is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Bratislava from Budapest restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Slovakia from Budapest?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Bratislava, Slovakia?

The government of Slovakia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

The above information was last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Budapest to Bratislava closer to your date of departure here

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Bratislava to Budapest is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Hungary from Slovakia?

Reentry to Hungary is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Slovakia

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Bratislava?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last checked on 11/17/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Budapest from Bratislava here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Budapest to Bratislava to cost as little as $9 (€8)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Budapest to Bratislava bus to cost on average $10 (€9)  one way.
You should expect to travel around 100 miles (161 km)  to Bratislava from Budapest by bus.
On average the Budapest to Bratislava bus travel time is 2 h 35 min  for the 100 miles (161 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Budapest, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar, Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) and Budapest, Liszt Ferenc Nemzetközi Repülőtér (Terminal 2). When arriving in Bratislava, you can end your route in bus stations like Bratislava, Most SNP, Bratislava, Hlavná stanica and Bratislava, Ivanská cesta (Letisko MR Štefánik).

Omio customers book a bus from Budapest-Déli   to Bratislava, Most SNP   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Budapest-Déli, located approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center of Budapest. The most popular arrival bus station in Bratislava, called Bratislava, Most SNP, is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from its city center.

For the trip from Budapest to Bratislava you can take a bus with Nomago, Slovak Lines Express a. S. Eurolines Germany, Slovak Lines Express, Infobus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Flixbus, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or RegioJet. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to Bratislava from Budapest on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are 8 direct buses per day from Budapest to Bratislava. You can look to travel with Flixbus or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.   without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
On average, there are 8 buses a day from Budapest to Bratislava. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest bus departing from Budapest to Bratislava leaves at 9: 50 AM. The last bus departing from Budapest to Bratislava leaves at 9: 50 AM. You can find the latest Budapest to Bratislava bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
You can find buses from Budapest to Bratislava to cost on average $10 (€9) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Budapest to Bratislava bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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