|Distance||100 miles (161 km)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||RegioJet a. S.|
Trains from Budapest to Bratislava cover the 100 miles (161 km) long route with our travel partners like RegioJet a. S. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Bratislava predmestie.
Bratislava is the charming capital and biggest city in Slovakia. The city has top attraction sites such as the Slav├şn monument signifying the country’s world war II liberation and Bratislava Castle that has a stunning view of Slovakia. The train is the best way to travel from Budapest to Bratislava, with frequent departures available throughout the day. Passengers can expect travel times of two hours 30 minutes along the 100 mile route. Passengers can opt for direct train travel from Nyugati station in Budapest to Bratislava or a one change route from Budapest Kelenfold station to Bratislava via Komarno.
Train companies that operate from Budapest to Bratislava include Hungarian Railways, Slovakian Railways, and Czech Railways.
The fastest journey time from Budapest to Bratislava by train is two hours 22 minutes. However, the journey might take longer, depending on whether it has a stopover or not. The average journey from Budapest to Bratislava takes approximately four hours. The journey might take longer during the weekend and peak tourist season.
The frequency of trains departing from Budapest to Bratislava is relatively high and consistent throughout the year. Trains are spread at intervals throughout the day with an average 12 trains per day. Of these 12, passengers can usually expect nine direct options for trains from Budapest to Bratislava.
Departure train station: From Budapest, trains heading to Bratislava depart from the Budapest Keleti (eastern) railway station or Nyugati station. Passengers can quickly access the station Nyugati palyadudvar by taking the metro M3 blue line. To get to Budapest Keleti station, take tram 24 or metro 2,4.
Arrival train station: Hlavna Stanica train station abbreviated as Bratislava hl.st is the central station in Bratislava where trains from Budapest and other major cities complete their journey. The station is located about a 15 minute walk from the edge of the town. To organize onward travel to the center, passengers can use public transport - tram no 1 or bus route 93 gives travelers access to the city center.
Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Bratislava, Slovakia by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Slovakia, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 12/7/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Budapest and Bratislava before traveling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Bratislava to Budapest is: Partially open
Reentry to Hungary is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovakia
What are the requirements?
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 12/7/21. 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 train to Budapest from Bratislava here.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arriving in Bratislava predmestie.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Budapest-Déli, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Budapest.
The most popular arrival train station, Bratislava predmestie, is located 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city center of Bratislava.
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