The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Budapest to Bratislava will cost around £ 7 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 7.
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Of the 2 buses that leave Budapest for Bratislava every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 161 km distance in an average of 3 h 10 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 55 m .
The slowest buses will take 3 h 25 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||100 miles (161 km)|
|Average coach duration||2 h 55 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£8 (€9)|
|Coach companies||RegioJet, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines France, Nomago, Slovak Lines Express a. S. Leo Express, Infobus, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Slovak Lines Express, DTG Deutsche Touring GmbH or Metro Plus|
Coaches from Budapest to Bratislava cover the 100 miles (161 km) long route taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like RegioJet, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines France, Nomago, Slovak Lines Express a. S. Leo Express, Infobus, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Slovak Lines Express, DTG Deutsche Touring GmbH or Metro Plus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £8, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Bratislava, Most SNP.
For as little as £7 you can travel by coach between Budapest and Bratislava with FlixBus, Student Agency and Leo Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Budapest to Bratislava.
Book your FlixBus Budapest to Bratislava coach with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date coach timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Budapest to Bratislava routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus coach tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Budapest to Bratislava is 100 miles (161 km), and the best price for a one-way Budapest - Bratislava FlixBus coach ticket starts at £14 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by coach. Waiting in a queue at the coach station to purchase your coach ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your coach tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!
FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach from Budapest to Bratislava:
Buses from Budapest to Bratislava are provided by FlixBus, RegioJet, Eurolines and METRO. Buses depart every hour between 6:00 a.m. and 23:15 p.m. and are available 7-days a week. Direct services take an average of two hours and 45 minutes, while services with one change take an average of four hours and 45 minutes. Prices start at around £7 for a one-way ticket.
Departure Stations: Buses from Budapest to Bratislava depart from Népliget Bus Station which can be found to the east of city and is easily accessible by metro, bus or tram. Journey times from the centre are approximately 10 minutes. Flixbus buses leave from nearby Könyves Kálmán körút, which is also where many of the local buses stop.
Arrival Station: FlixBus buses from Budapest to Bratislava arrive at the historic Einsteinova, which is across the Danube river in the city centre. From there, it is a 30-minute walk to the Old Town. All other bus companies arrive at Bratislava AS Mlynské Nivy, which is one mile to the east of the Old Town.
Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Bratislava, Slovakia by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Slovakia must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 24/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Bratislava from Budapest as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return coach to Budapest, Hungary from Bratislava is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovakia
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 24/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Budapest from Bratislava closer to your date of departure here.
When taking a coach from Budapest, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti), Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Clark Ádám Tér. When you arrive in Bratislava, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Bratislava, Most SNP, Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy and Bratislava, Hlavná stanica.
Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Budapest-Déli to Bratislava, Most SNP.
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this route, Budapest-Déli, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Budapest. The most popular arrival coach station in Bratislava, called Bratislava, Most SNP, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.
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