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There are 4 daily trains from Bratislava to Prague. Traveling by train from Bratislava to Prague usually takes around 5 hours and 14 minutes, but the fastest RegioJet train can make the trip in 5 hours and 13 minutes.
|Distance||180 mi (289 km)|
|Fastest train||5h 13m|
|Most frequent service||RegioJet|
Which train should you take from Bratislava to Prague?
RegioJet is the one and only train line which connects Bratislava to Prague. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
RegioJet train tickets from Bratislava to Prague start from $34, and on average cost . Daily there are 4 RegioJet schedules to Prague. RegioJet in Bratislava leaves from Bratislava hl.st. . And in Prague trains arrive at Prague Airport .
From Bratislava to Prague train travel on RegioJet takes 5 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Prague faster, RegioJet offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 13 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, RegioJet offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Prague.
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The distance between Bratislava and Prague is approximately 180 miles, or 289 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 14 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 13 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
Trains from Bratislava to Prague are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
The earliest train departs Bratislava at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Prague to 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.
With storied churches and beautiful castles, Prague was once the hidden gem of Europe, and it has now revealed its beauty to the world. Prague’s prized landmark is the majestic Prague Castle, which is the largest castle complex in the world. The castle is an amalgamation of many different architectural styles, making it a very special destination to visit. You might even get to see the president of Czechia as well, since it is his office! If you simply want to stroll around and enjoy the vibe of the city, head for the Old Town Square, which has seen very few changes since its conception in the 12th century. If you are not afraid of a little hiking, head to Petrin Hill, which is one of the largest green areas in the city. The area also houses the Rose Garden and Seminary Garden, featuring more than 2,100 trees.
Prague’s food scene is not as well-known as other famous cities’, but the local dishes such as knedlíky or bramboráky will pleasantly surprise you. La Degustation Boheme Bourgeoise is a Michelin-starred restaurant that offers amazing Czech dishes. For local beers, don’t hesitate to check out U Medvídku.
Praha hlavní nádraží is the largest international train station in Prague and it’s located right in the heart of the city. Not too far from the train station is Prague’s central bus station. The principal airport in the city is the Václav Havel Airport Prague.
Where is the train station in Bratislava?
Main departure station: Bratislava hl.st.
There is one train station in Bratislava.
All train stations in Bratislava:
Where is the train station in Prague?
Main arrival station: Prague Airport
Prague has one train station.
Train stations in Prague:
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