Want to find out more about taking the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st.? Look no further.
There are around 13 trains per day running between Budapest-Keleti and Bratislava hl.st., which usually take 3 hours 19 minutes to complete the 102 miles (165 km) journey. It can take as little as 2 hours 23 minutes on the fastest services though, if you want to get there as quickly as possible. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available. Hop on a train operated by either ÖBB or Regiojet to reach your destination in no time. These train companies are the main operators of services on this route and run modern comfortable trains to make your journey as relaxing as possible.
You can save money on train tickets from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st. if you book in advance, as tickets usually start from €19.60. Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.
Want to book your train tickets now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to find out more about the journey, read on for timetables (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.
ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 143 mph (230 km/h) and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st. by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Budapest-Keleti and Bratislava hl.st. is 3 hours and 19 minutes, with around 13 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st. is 2 hours and 23 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st. can start from as little as €19.60 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st. without having to change trains. There are 9 direct trains from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st. each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st. leaves at 03:10. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st. leaves at 20:40. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st. cover a distance of around 102 miles (165 km) during the journey.