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Buses from Bratislava to Maribor

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Bratislava - Maribor Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 53 intercity buses per day from Bratislava to Maribor. Traveling by bus from Bratislava to Maribor usually takes around 5 hours and 1 minute, but the fastest GoOpti bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 35 minutes.

Distance130 mi (209 km)
Shortest duration3h 35m
Cheapest price$27.04
Trips per day58
Most frequent serviceGoOpti
Bus lines2

What bus companies travel from Bratislava to Maribor?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Bratislava to Maribor that you can search and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, GoOpti usually offers more choice, with 58 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus76h 26m$38.64
GoOpti584h 10m$183.03
  • 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 7 trips from Bratislava to Maribor, and usually makes the trip in about 6 hours and 26 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

  • GoOpti


    Book GoOpti from Bratislava to Maribor from $66. There are 58 GoOpti schedules from Bratislava to Maribor and you can expect on average to pay for a GoOpti ticket to Maribor. In Bratislava, GoOpti departs to Maribor from Ivanská cesta 4356/39 and 1 other station. In Maribor, GoOpti arrives at Mlinska ulica 1 and no other station.

    An average trip on GoOpti from Bratislava to Maribor takes 4 hours and 10 minutes , while the fastest available GoOpti trip will get you to Maribor in 3 hours and 35 minutes .

    On weekends, GoOpti offers 58 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Maribor.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Bratislava to Maribor 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?

The bus takes an average of 5 hours to cover the 209 kilometers from Bratislava to Maribor. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 35 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. 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 Bratislava to Maribor 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 Maribor, book your ticket for the last day of the week."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Bratislava?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Bratislava to Maribor, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 53 scheduled buses that travel from Bratislava to Maribor every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 58 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

City Information


Bratislava, Slovakia - SKBRT-0

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Bratislava, Slovakia - SKBRT-1

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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 Bratislava?

Departure stations

Buses to Maribor leave from 5 stations in Bratislava.

All bus stations in Bratislava:

  • Ivanská cesta 4356/39

  • Hurbanovo námestie 9-10

  • Mlýnské Nivy

  • Most SNP

  • Einsteinova/Viedenska cesta

Where does the bus arrive in Maribor?

Arrival stations

All buses from Bratislava arrive at one main station in Maribor.

Bus stations in Maribor:

  • Mlinska ulica 1

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