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Buses from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava

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Žiar nad Hronom - Bratislava Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 5 intercity buses per day from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava. Traveling by bus from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava usually takes around 2 hours and 48 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 35 minutes.

Distance86 mi (138 km)
Shortest duration2h 35m
Cheapest price$15.48
Trips per day5
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
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What bus companies travel from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus52h 48m$15.87
  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 5 trips from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava, and usually makes the trip in about 2 hours and 48 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava?

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 48 minutes to cover the 138 kilometers from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 35 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

"Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Bratislava, book your ticket for the last day of the week."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Žiar nad Hronom?

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Žiar nad Hronom to Bratislava without transferring.

City Information

Bratislava

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The capital of Slovakia and a beautiful city straddling two sides of the Danube, Bratislava is a popular tourist destination in Europe that features plenty of attractions. Tourists often flock to the Old Town quarter, a historic area that dates back to several centuries. In this quarter, you can also find the magnificent Baroque Palaces, with their awe-inspiring architecture, as well as Mozart House, where Mozart performed for the Palffy clan when he was only six years old. Don't miss out on the chance to marvel at the Gothic Cathedral of St. Martin, the coronation church for the kings and queens of Hungary for three centuries.

As the capital of Slovakia, Bratislava naturally features many world-famous restaurants that serve the finest local specialties. Special mentions go to the Modrá Hviezda, a small restaurant in the Old Town quarter of the city. However, for the best local dishes, try the Bratislava Flagship.

The primary train station in Bratislava is the Bratislava-Petrzalka. Bus service also makes Bratislava accessible from many major cities in Eastern Europe. Flights go through the nearby M. R. Štefánik Airport, located just 5.1 miles away from the city.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Žiar nad Hronom?

Main departure station: Slovenského národného povstania 82

Most buses depart from the main station in Žiar nad Hronom.

All bus stations in Žiar nad Hronom:

  • Slovenského národného povstania 82

Where does the bus arrive in Bratislava?

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Main arrival station: Mlýnské Nivy

Autobusová Stanica is a major bus station in Bratislava, offering intercity bus services on Slovak Lines. The station is large and spacious, with many dedicated waiting lounges. There are plenty of food stalls and even retail shops inside. The station is close to busy residential areas, with other amenities like cafes within walking distance. This station also recently experienced a major renovation, and the new, more modern station opened in 2021.

Bus stations in Bratislava:

  • Mlýnské Nivy

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