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from Vienna to Banská Bystrica

You can get from Vienna to Banská Bystrica by train, bus or flight.

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Sat
May 28
$23ÖBB | Regionalzug
$19Flixbus
Sun
May 29
$23RegioJet a.s.
$21Flixbus
Mon
May 30
$23ÖBB | Regionalzug
$16Flixbus
Tue
May 31
$19RegioJet a.s.
$24Flixbus
Wed
Jun 1
$19RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
Thu
Jun 2
$22RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
Fri
Jun 3
$23ÖBB | Regionalzug
$18Flixbus

Travel Information between Vienna and Banská Bystrica

distanceDistance132 miles (213 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $22
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $17 (€15) • 5 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $22 (€20) • 5 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ÖBB | Regionalzug

Take a bus or train to travel 132 miles (213 km) to Banská Bystrica from Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $17 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or ÖBB | Regionalzug among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Vienna to Banská Bystrica.

Travel Tips: Travel from Vienna to Banská Bystrica

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Banská Bystrica, Slovakia from Vienna, Austria currently allowed?

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Banská Bystrica, Slovakia is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Austria enter Slovakia?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Banská Bystrica from Vienna?

Conditions of entry into Slovakia:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Slovakia has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 5/23/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Banská Bystrica from Vienna.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Vienna, Austria from Banská Bystrica, Slovakia?

The restriction level for your return to Vienna, Austria from Slovakia is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Vienna from Banská Bystrica restricted?

Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovakia.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Vienna from Banská Bystrica?

Conditions of reentry into Austria:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Vienna, Austria?

You should observe these safety measures in Austria as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 5/23/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Banská Bystrica closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Banská Bystrica from Vienna?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Vienna to Banská Bystrica. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Vienna to Banská Bystrica?

The cheapest way to go to Banská Bystrica from Vienna is by taking a bus, which costs on average $17 (€15).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Banská Bystrica:

Taking a bus is usually $6 (€5) less than taking a train to Banská Bystrica, which costs on average $22 (€20) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Vienna to Banská Bystrica?

The fastest way from Vienna to Banská Bystrica is by train with an average journey time of 5 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Banská Bystrica that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Banská Bystrica by bus can take on average 5 h 40 min.

What is the distance from Vienna to Banská Bystrica?

Banská Bystrica is approximately 132 miles (213 km) away from Vienna.

How many services a day are there from Vienna to Banská Bystrica?

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Banská Bystrica is:

  • 3 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Banská Bystrica from Vienna as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Vienna and in Banská Bystrica?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Vienna to Banská Bystrica:

  • Buses mostly depart from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Banská Bystrica, Mičínská Cesta 1424/16.
  • Trains mostly leave from Wien Westbahnhof and tend to arrive in Banska Bystrica.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Vienna to Banská Bystrica?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Vienna to Banská Bystrica, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Banská Bystrica by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Vienna to Banská Bystrica tickets on Omio for $17 (€15).
  • ÖBB | Regionalzug can take you to Banská Bystrica by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for ÖBB | Regionalzug from Vienna to Banská Bystrica for $22 (€20).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Vienna to Banská Bystrica?

Omio customers who travel from Vienna to Banská Bystrica often also extend their vacation to go to Bratislava, Prague or Kraków. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Banská Bystrica and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I buy my Vienna to Banská Bystrica one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Vienna to Banská Bystrica, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $17 (€15) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $22 (€20) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Vienna to Banská Bystrica online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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