Slovakian trains

Slovakian trains: the most efficient and comfortable way to travel across Slovakia.

  • Book up to 60 days in advance
  • Regional trains

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Overview

Slovakian trains

Slovakia is a small country, but there are many train journeys to choose from. The dense railway network is operated by ZSSK, the national railway company of Slovakia.

The trains are comfortable and economical, and we’d recommend travelers upgrade to first class for these trips. First class is fairly affordable on trains in general, but in Slovakia even more so, making it the perfect place for travelers to treat themselves!

Seats are comfortable and spacious, but there are very few, if any, bar cars available on these trains, so make sure to bring along a snack if you’re hungry.

E-ticketing is not available, so travelers will be issued a paper ticket that they will show to the conductor onboard the train. Slovakian trains are available for booking up to 60 days in advance.



Practical information

Paper ticket

Receive your ticket directly to your address. Just take them with you and you are ready to travel. Shipping fees apply.


Booking :
  • Slovakian trains tickets are open for booking 60 days ahead.
  • Get the lowest prices by booking early and don’t wait until the last minute as cheaper seats sell the fastest.
  • Opt for off-peak trains when you have to travel short notice. They are more affordable than morning and evening trains along with those running on holiday eves, Friday and Sunday afternoon.

A class apart

Classes of service

Services & amenities offered by Slovakian trains
Second class First class
Generous legroom Watch rolling landscapes pass with room to stretch your legs.
Reclining seats Make yourself at home as you journey from one city to the next in a comfy reclining seat.
Spacious seats Make yourself at home as you journey from one city to the next in a comfy leather seat with headrest.

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FAQs

Common Questions, Simple Answers

  • Q. Can I book a rail pass and a seat reservation at the same time?

  • Q. How can I tell whether or not I have a reserved seat on board?

  • Q. How much luggage can I take on the train?

  • Q. What information do I need to provide when booking a rail pass? Do the names on the rail pass and the passports have to match?

  • Q. How do I find my train?

  • Q. What does the “Login with Facebook” button do?

  • Q. I accidentally deleted the email with the link to print my print at home e-ticket, what should I do?

  • Q. Should I buy my rail pass or train ticket before I leave for Europe?

  • Q. My promo code is not working. What should I do?

  • Q. If I bought my rail pass from another company, can I still book my seat reservations through Rail Europe?

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