Berlin to Bratislava by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 33m
  • Distance
    553 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 10m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Berlin to Bratislava by train

Fast trains from Berlin to Bratislava take around 8 hours and 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 553 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Berlin and Bratislava.

1. Are there direct trains from Berlin to Bratislava?

Direct trains from Berlin to Bratislava have been found.

We usually find around 10 direct trains on the route from Berlin to Bratislava every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Berlin to Bratislava?

The Berlin to Bratislava train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Berlin to Bratislava train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bratislava is usually scheduled to depart Berlin around 08:59 and the last train is around 18:43. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Berlin around 08:58, and the last at 18:43.

When to book Berlin to Bratislava train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Berlin to Bratislava by train.

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Which train companies operate between Berlin and Bratislava?

More than one train company operates on the route from Berlin to Bratislava, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Euro Night
  • Eurocity (EC)

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.