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Žilina-Prešov Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Žilina to Prešov?

Lowest Price$10.03
Fastest Train3h 0m
Trains Per Day9
Train Lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Žilina to Prešov right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Žilina to Prešov?

In the last month, $10.03 was the average price of a train ticket from Žilina, ZI to Prešov, PV. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Žilina to Prešov?

The distance between Žilina and Prešov is approximately 114 miles, or 184 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours, Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Žilina to Prešov are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Žilina at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Žilina to Prešov?

There are 9 scheduled trains on most days. 6 of these are direct connections to Prešov. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Prešov to Žilina. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Žilina to Prešov for $12.13.

Which train should you take from Žilina to Prešov?

There are 3 train lines with service from Žilina, Žilinský kraj to Prešov, Prešovský kraj. FlixTrain is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 4 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixTrain42h 56m$29.59
Leo Express22h 54m$13.30
RegioJet33h 35m$11.08

Where is the train station in Žilina?

There are two stations in Žilina where you can board the train to Prešov:

  • P. O. Hviezdoslava 697/9
  • Autobusové nástupište

Where is the train station in Prešov?

Prešov receives travelers from Žilina at its two active train stations:

  • Masarykova 11266/31
  • Košická 2725/2

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