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Prague to Bratislava by train

  • First train
    05:46
  • Last train
    23:58
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 58m
  • Distance
    288 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    30
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 3m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Prague to Bratislava by train

Fast trains from Prague to Bratislava take around 3 hours and 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 288 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Prague and Bratislava.

1. Are there direct trains from Prague to Bratislava?

Direct trains from Prague to Bratislava have been found.

We usually find around 31 direct trains on the route from Prague to Bratislava every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 30 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Prague to Bratislava?

The Prague to Bratislava train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Prague to Bratislava train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bratislava is usually scheduled to depart Prague around 05:46 and the last train is around 23:58. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Prague to Bratislava train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Prague to Bratislava by train.

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Which train companies operate between Prague and Bratislava?

More than one train company operates on the route from Prague to Bratislava, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Express-Zug
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercités

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.