Bratislava - Train Tickets & City Guide

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Bratislava by train - City guide & train tickets

What is the name of the main station in Bratislava? 
Bratislava is the central station. 

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre? 
Yes, it is about a 25 minute walk to the middle of the old town.

Which hotels do you recommend near the station?  
Check our list of recommend hotels near the station. 

Which trains run to Bratislava? 

  • RailJet, services from and to Austria
  • RegioJet, services from and to Czech Republic
  • Regional trains run by the Slovak Railways, also connecting with Vienna
  • Eurocity international services

Are there direct trains to major cities nearby? 
Yes, to Budapest, Vienna, Kosice, Brno, Praha and many other destinations, both national and international.

Do you offer all train tickets to Bratislava? 
Yes, we offer all train tickets - always the best price, no booking fees and e-tickets! 

About Bratislava
Bratislava is the capital of Slovakia located near the Austrian border. It's the most important city for the country. You will see a mix of historic and modern culture while walking around the city. The Bratislava Castle is worth a visit. 

Bratislava - Info


  • Wifi: no
  • Lockers/luggage depot: yes
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes

To the city centre

  • Walking: the center is about 2 km from the railway station
  • Tram: yes
  • Bus: yes
  • Taxi: yes

Bratislava - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings in Bratislava

• Walking distance from the train station • Rating: 8+
Hotel near the railway station of 

Hotel Matyšák***

Located 100 m from Bratislava’s Main Train Station, Hotel Matyšák offers spacious rooms with free LAN access. The restaurant serves traditional Slovak dishes, as well as international cuisine. Hotel Matyšák’s historic wine cellar is the largest in the country. It features 45,000 bottles from across Slovakia. Wine tastings are regularly held there, and there is also a wine shop.

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Bratislava - Rental cars

Cheap rental cars near Bratislava train station

Cheap rental cars near the 
    railway station

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Rental car companies, among others: Firefly, Avis, Budget, Alamo, Megadrive

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Slovakia by train - Train tickets & info

Slovakia by train

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When travelling on an Interrail or Eurail Pass you can make your reservations on as well. Simply fill in your departure and destination station to book the reservation. 

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