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Buses from Antwerp to Bratislava

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Journey Information

There are 5 intercity buses per day from Antwerp to Bratislava. Traveling by bus from Antwerp to Bratislava usually takes around 23 hours and 45 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 20 hours and 40 minutes.

Distance605 mi (974 km)
Shortest duration20h 40m
Cheapest price€50.17
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Antwerp to Bratislava?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Antwerp 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
FlixBus523h 45m€57.95
  • 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 Antwerp to Bratislava, and usually makes the trip in about 23 hours and 45 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 Antwerp 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?

The bus takes an average of 23 hours and 45 minutes to cover the 974 kilometers from Antwerp to Bratislava. However, the fastest bus only takes 20 hours and 40 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?

"Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Bratislava. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Antwerp?

The first bus leaves at 05:00 and the last bus leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all buses from Antwerp to Bratislava, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve Bratislava each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Antwerp to Bratislava every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 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

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 Antwerp?

Departure stations

Antwerp has two bus stations with service to Bratislava.

All bus stations in Antwerp:

  • Central Station

  • Berchem

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