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Journey Summary

Budapest to Bratislava Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration
3 hours 15 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: $14
Buses depart from:Budapest
Bus arrives in:Bratislava
Distance:161 km
Bus Companies:Flixbus, STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Bus between Budapest and Bratislava with Student Agency and FlixBus

Find the best buses between Budapest and Bratislava with Omio's travel partners Student Agency and FlixBus from $20 (€16). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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

One of the best ways to travel between Budapest and Bratislava is by taking a bus with Student Agency. Omio helps you find the ideal Student Agency bus between Budapest and Bratislava by showing you Student Agency’s current bus schedules and timetables, the bus tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Budapest to Bratislava journey. You can expect to travel 100 miles (161 km) from Budapest to Bratislava on a bus with Student Agency. If you are using the Omio app to search for buses between Budapest and Bratislava, you can check straight away if the Student Agency ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the bus station. Once you’ve found that perfect bus, book your Student Agency bus ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Budapest to Bratislava!

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.

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Buses from Budapest to Bratislava
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FAQs
Is travel by bus currently allowed from Budapest, Hungary to Bratislava, Slovakia?

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

Is international entry into Bratislava from Budapest restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival

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: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 6/6/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Budapest and Bratislava closer to your date of departure here

What restrictions are there on reentering Hungary from Bratislava, Slovakia?

Return travel from Slovakia to Hungary is: Restricted.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Budapest from Bratislava?

Entry into Hungary is allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Slovakia

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival

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 requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 6/6/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Budapest from Bratislava.

How much do cheap buses from Budapest to Bratislava cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Budapest to Bratislava buses for as little as $20 (€16)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket to Bratislava from Budapest?
The bus price from Budapest to Bratislava is on average $23 (€18)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
What is the distance from Budapest to Bratislava by bus?
The Budapest to Bratislava bus distance is approximately 100 miles (161 km).
How many hours is the bus time between Budapest and Bratislava?
On average the Budapest to Bratislava bus time is 2 h 35 min  covering the 100 miles (161 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by bus from Budapest to Bratislava, which bus station in Budapest do I depart from and which bus station in Bratislava do I arrive in?

When departing from Budapest, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Budapest, Thokoly Way (Keleti Railway Station), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér. When arriving in Bratislava, you can end your trip in bus stations like Bratislava, Novy Most, Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy and Bratislava, Hlavná stanica.

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

Where is the bus station in Budapest? Where is the bus station in Bratislava?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Budapest-Déli, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Budapest.

The most popular arrival bus station, Bratislava, Novy Most, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Bratislava.

What bus companies offer a service to Bratislava from Budapest?
Take the Budapest to Bratislava bus with RegioJet, Flixbus, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines France or Infobus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the journey between Budapest and Bratislava as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When can I take the first bus from Budapest to Bratislava? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the first bus from Budapest to Bratislava at 9: 15 AM. The last bus from Budapest to Bratislava that you can take departs at 9: 15 AM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Budapest to Bratislava schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
When should I book the Budapest to Bratislava bus for the best deals on tickets?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this journey and save money. If you book bus tickets to Bratislava from Budapest within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $23 (€18) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your bus ticket from Budapest to Bratislava a few months in advance.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Budapest
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Budapest - Könyves Kálmán k
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Budapest Népliget autóbusz állomás Busterminal
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Budapest, Népliget Autobus Station
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