Prague to Bratislava train

Cheap train tickets from Prague to Bratislava

Showing times and prices for Jan 29

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14

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27

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

Cheapest
06:45AMPrague4h33 11:18AMBratislava
0 transfers
141One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:45PMPrague6h35 10:20PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
1 transfer
311One-way
12:45PMPrague7h35 08:20PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
1 transfer
361One-way

Train schedule from Prague to Bratislava

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06:45AMPrague4h33 11:18AMBratislava
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12:45PMPrague7h35 08:20PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
1 transfer
03:45PMPrague6h35 10:20PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Prague to Bratislava

Showing times and prices for Jan 29

Fastest Journey

4 h 33 m

Average

6 h 14 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

291 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Prague for Bratislava every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:45AMPrague4h33 11:18AMBratislava
0 transfers
141One-way
2nd Fastest
03:45PMPrague6h35 10:20PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
1 transfer
311One-way
12:45PMPrague7h35 08:20PMBratislava, Autobusová stanica Mlynské Nivy
1 transfer
361One-way

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Overview: Train from Prague to Bratislava

distanceDistance180 miles (291 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$16 (€13)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. RegioJet a. S. Czech Railway or RegioJet

Trains from Prague to Bratislava cover the 180 miles (291 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 33 min with our travel partners like STUDENT AGENCY k. S. RegioJet a. S. Czech Railway or RegioJet. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $13 (€11), but the average price of train tickets is $16 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Prague and arrive in Bratislava predmestie.

Train companies: Student Agency and České dráhy from Prague to Bratislava trains

You can travel by train between Prague and Bratislava with Student Agency and České dráhy for as low as $13 (€11). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

České dráhy
Student Agency

Czech Railway is the major railway operator in the Czech Republic where you can find Second class and First Class tickets for your next train to Bratislava from Prague.

One of the best ways to travel between Prague and Bratislava is by taking a train with České dráhy. Omio helps you find the ideal České dráhy train between Prague and Bratislava by showing you České dráhy current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Prague to Bratislava trip. You can expect to travel 180 miles (291 km) to Bratislava from Prague on a train with České dráhy. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Prague to Bratislava, you can check straight away if the České dráhy 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 train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your České dráhy train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Prague and Bratislava!

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

    Save time and money by searching for and booking your Student Agency train between Prague and Bratislava online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Student Agency train to Bratislava from Prague, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Student Agency train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 180 miles (291 km) journey from Prague to Bratislava as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Bratislava from Prague, 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 train station. Buy your official Student Agency Prague to Bratislava train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

      Trains from Prague to Bratislava

      On average, 18 daily trains connect Prague with Bratislava. Travel times are between just under 4 to just under 6 hours. Most of the trains are direct connections and the ones that include one transfer require you to change trains in Břeclav.

      Prague to Bratislava train times: daily departures

      Trains departures from Prague to Bratislava range from early morning to late evening and with around 18 daily trains to choose from, it's easy to find the perfect connection.

      How long is the journey by train from Prague to Bratislava?

      The shortest train journey from Prague to Bratislava takes just under 4 hours and the longest close to 6 hours. More than half of the trains travel direct, while the rest require one transfer in Břeclav.

      What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Prague to Bratislava?

      Departure station: Trains depart in Prague at the main railway station Hlavní Nádraí. It is well connected by public transit and can be reached by bus, tram, and subway from  every corner of the city. A subway journey to here from the center takes only a few minutes. At the station itself, you find everything that a traveler needs, from shops to restaurants.

      Arrival station: Bratislava's main railway station Hlavná Stanica is a leisurely walk of around 20 minutes away from the Old Town. If you prefer to take public transit, then you can take the tram or bus which will bring you comfortably to your destination. The railway station has an information center, places to eat and shops.

      Which train companies travel from Prague to Bratislava?

      České dráhy, and Regiojet, offer connections on this route. All České dráhy trains go directly to Bratislava, whilst some Regiojet trains require a transfer. The direct Regiojet trains are the fastest option to travel by train from Prague to Bratislava.

      České dráhy Prague to Bratislava

      České dráhy's EC trains run on average 9 times a day. All of them connect the two cities directly, without the need to change trains. Their trains from Prague to Bratislava will take just over 4 hours.

      Regiojet Prague to Bratislava

      Regiojet offers 9 trains daily of which 4 are direct trains. This journey will take just under 4 hours, while it will take between just under 5 to under 6 hours if you opt for a train connection that includes a transfer.

      Prague to Bratislava trains: services on board

      České dráhy's EC trains offer first- and second-class seats and have a restaurant. You can bring your bicycle on the train if you have made a reservation beforehand. Pets also require a ticket and need to be either in a carrier or on a leash, wearing a muzzle. If you require assistance during your travels you need to inform České dráhy in advance. There are no luggage restrictions.

      Regiojet offers Standard, Relax and Business classes. All trains have an English-speaking staff member and offer complimentary water and coffee as well as WiFi, an onboard entertainment system and the ability to purchase food. Some trains only allow smaller pets in a cage or carrier, while others allow bigger dogs on a leash and muzzled. There is no restriction on how much luggage you can bring and if you want to take your bicycle you need to make a reservation beforehand. Passengers in need of assistance should indicate this well in advance.

      How to find cheap train tickets from Prague to Bratislava?

      There are several ways to save money when purchasing your ticket for trains from Prague to Bratislava. The biggest savings you will make if you buy your ticket online, at least three days in advance. If you are willing to accept longer travel times and having to change trains, then these tickets can also be cheaper. Traveling off-season and on weekdays will also result in lower prices.

      Train tickets from Prague to Bratislava: when to book to save $

      Time Price Savings
      1 week earlier 17 €
      2 weeks earlier 17 €0%
      3 weeks earlier 17 €0%
      1 month before 17 €0%
      2 months earlier 14 €21%
      3 months earlier 17 €0%


      Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Prague - Bratislava. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

      The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

      • Buying your train ticket from Prague - Bratislava 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 0% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
      • If you book a ticket Prague - Bratislava with 2 months in advance you save up to about 21% compared to the initial price.
      • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 0%.
      • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

      Travel Tips: Trains from Prague to Bratislava

      Travel Tips: Travel by train 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 Prague to Bratislava.
      FAQs

      Travel by train between Prague, Czechia and Bratislava, Slovakia is: Unrestricted.

      Is international entry into Bratislava from Prague restricted?

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

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

      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 1/13/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Prague to Bratislava closer to your date of departure here

      The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Bratislava to Prague is: Unrestricted

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

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

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

      What are the requirements?

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

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

      • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
      • Face mask: Mandatory

      Last checked on 1/24/23. 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 Prague from Bratislava here.

      Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Prague to Bratislava to cost as little as $13 (€11)  in the next 7 days.
      In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $16 (€13)  for a train ticket between Prague and Bratislava.
      The Prague to Bratislava train distance is approximately 180 miles (291 km).
      On average the Prague to Bratislava train time is 4 h 33 min  covering the 180 miles (291 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

      There are a few train stations in Prague to start your journey from including Prague and Prague - Kačerov. In Bratislava you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Bratislava predmestie, Bratislava-Rača and Bratislava Hlavná Stanica.

      Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Prague   and arrive in Bratislava predmestie.

      You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Prague, located approximately 2.2 miles (3.6 km) from the city center of Prague. The most popular arrival train station in Bratislava, called Bratislava predmestie, is located around 3.8 miles (6.2 km) away from its city center.

      For the best Prague to Bratislava train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. RegioJet a. S. Czech Railway or RegioJet. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Bratislava from Prague to compare what amenities they may offer.
      Yes, you can look for direct trains from Prague to Bratislava with RegioJet a. S.   without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
      The first Prague to Bratislava train departs at 2: 45 PM   and the last train from Prague to Bratislava leaves at 2: 45 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Prague to Bratislava on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
      If you buy a train ticket from Prague to Bratislava within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $16 (€13) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Prague and Bratislava are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

      Important Stations and Airports for this connection

      Prague
      Bratislava
      Prague is the most popular Prague railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Prague for your trip to Bratislava.

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