The cheapest way to reach your destinations is to travel by bus. However, this type of traveling is not very comfortable and buses can be crowded on busy routes. For getting into Slovakia from far destinations we recommend taking a train or book a flight to Slovakia, busses are great for traveling inside of country.


Bus Companies in Slovakia

There are both regional and private bus companies, and bus stations are often located by rail stations. Buses operate between Vienna’s Schwechat International Airport or Bratislava’s own airport and downtown Bratislava.

Slovak Lines

Slovak Lines is one of the most important bus services provider, offering connection to many destinations, both domestic and international. Mostly, people traveling by bus from London to Bratislava or from Bratislava to London use Slovak Lines. It is the only Slovak member of Eurolines, which is an international organization with more than 30 members offering connection to 32 different countries and 500 destinations.

Contacts:

  • Slovak Lines, a.s.
  • Mail address: Rožňavská 2, P. O. Box 35, 820 04 Bratislava 24
  • Office address: Mlynské Nivy 31, 820 04 Bratislava
  • Tel.: 18 211 (Contact Centre)
  • Fax: +421/2/5556 9273
  • Email: info@slovaklines.sk

Turancar

Turancar is one of the newest bus line operators in Slovakia. You may know it by the whole-yellow busses. Their coaches go inside of Slovakia or from Slovakia to several destinations abroad or vise versa.

Contacts:

  • Turancar
  • Address: Štefánikova 13, Nitra
  • Tel.: +037/655 00 11
  • Fax: +037/655 80 71/li>
  • Email: turancar@turancar.sk

Eurobus

Eurobus offers connection to several destinations all around Europe, probably most used is the bus from London to Košice or from Košice to London.

Contacts:

  • Eurobus, a.s.
  • Address: Staničné námestie 9, 042 01 Košice
  • Tel.: +421/55/6785240
  • Fax.: +421/55/6785241
  • Email: eurobus@eurobus.sk

Interbus Košice Expres

Interbus Košice Expres is a bus company specialized in traveling from and to Košice from/to several international destinations.

Contacts:

  • Georgiev Trajčo – INTERBUS
  • Address: Mlynská 22, 040 01 Košice
  • Tel.: +421/55/ 72 896 16
  • Fax.: +421/55/ 72 896 18
  • Email: interbus@interbus.sk


International Bus Lines to/from Slovakia

Bus Lines from/to Bratislava

Coaches from/to Bratislava:

From Via To Company App. duration (hours)
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Amsterdam (NL) Slovak Lines 19:15
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Thessaloniki (GR) Athens (GR) Slovak Lines 20:30
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Antwerp (BE) Slovak Lines 15:00
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Arnhem (NL) Slovak Lines 17:10
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Basel (CH) Slovak Lines 13:40
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Belfort (FR) Slovak Lines 14:45
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Beograd (RS) Slovak Lines 12:00
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Bern (CH) Slovak Lines 15:00
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Brussels (BE) Slovak Lines 16:15
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Gyor (HU) Budapest (HU) Slovak Lines 7:50
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Eindhoven (NL) Slovak Lines 17:00
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Frankfurt (DE) Slovak Lines 12:00
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Geneva (CH) Slovak Lines 17:45
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Gothenburg (SE) Slovak Lines 25:20
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Hamburg (DE) Slovak Lines 14:40
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy London (UK) Slovak Lines 21:45
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Malmo (SE) Slovak Lines 21:50
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Paris (FR) Slovak Lines 18:30
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Brno (CZ) Prague (CZ) Slovak Lines 4:15
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Utrecht (NL) Slovak Lines 18:30
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Vienna-Airport (A) Slovak Lines 1:00
Bratislava, AS Mlynské Nivy Vienna-Airport (A) Vienna (A) Slovak Lines 1:30

Bus Lines from/to Košice

Coaches from/to Košice:

From Via To Company App. duration (hours)
Košice Bratislava, Vienna (A), Brussels (BE) London (UK) Slovak Lines 31:40
Košice Bratislava, Vienna (A), Strasbourg (FR) Paris (FR) Slovak Lines 26:15
Košice Bratislava, Zurich (CH) Geneva (CH) Slovak Lines 27:05
Košice Bratislava, Vienna (A), Utrecht (NL) Rotterdam (NL) Slovak Lines 26:50
Košice Bratislava, Stuttgart (DE) Manheim (DE) Slovak Lines 20:30
Košice Bratislava, Prague (CZ), Berlin (DE) Hamburg (DE) Slovak Lines 24:05
Košice Brussels (BE), London (UK), Birmingham (UK) Cardiff (UK) Interbus Košice Expres 35:45
Košice Bratislava, Munich (DE) Stuttgart (DE) Interbus Košice Expres 18:10
Košice Bratislava, Zurich (CH), Basel (CH) Bern (CH) Interbus Košice Expres 19:30
Košice Bratislava, Verona (IT), Milano (IT) Geneva (CH) Interbus Košice Expres 22:20
Košice Brno (CZ) Prague (CZ) Eurobus 10:55
Košice Vienna (A) Paris (FR) Eurobus 28:15
Košice Vienna (A), Frankfurt am Main (DE) Rotterdam (NL) Eurobus 29:10
Košice Bratislava, Stuttgart (DE) Mannheim (DE) Eurobus 17:15
Košice Prague (CZ), Berlin (DE) Hamburg (DE) Eurobus 25:05
Košice Bratislava, Zurich (CH) Geneva (CH) Eurobus 22:50
Košice Vienna (A) London (UK) Eurobus 30:30
Košice Vienna (A), Brussels (BE) London (UK) Eurobus 31:30
Košice Bratislava Vienna (A) Turancar 9:15
Košice Bratislava, Prague (CZ) London (UK) Turancar 29:30


Domestic Bus Lines

Bus is the only way of public transport to most small villages or towns in Slovakia.

The local Bus Line schedules are available in English as well, but probably you will need to change the language in the lower-right corner of the page.

Logo of Slovak LinesThere are several bus companies that provide various traveling opportunities around Slovakia. The largest one is Slovak Lines.

Slovak Lines is one of the most important providers of bus services, offering connection to many destinations, both domestic and international. It is the only Slovak member of Eurolines, which is an international organization with more than 30 members offering connection to 32 different countries and 500 destinations.

Domestic destinations include: Banská Bystrica, Bratislava, Dunajská Streda, Komárno, Košice, Levice, Prešov, Prievidza, Sereď, Trenčín, Trnava, High Tatras and others.


Bus Stations

Bratislava

Bratislava Main Bus Station – Mlynské Nivy is situated in the centre of the city (in a town district Ružinov, next to the high-rise building of VÚB Bank. The station is very easily accessible by public transport from all parts of the city. It provides several services, such as tickets sales, refreshment, luggage storage facilities or post office.

  • Address: Mlynské nivy 31
  • Tel: 00421/972 222 222, 00421/900 211 312

Bratislava Bus Station from outside
Inside Bratislava Bus Station

Košice

Košice Main Bus Station was reconstructed a few years ago to enhance comfort and safety of the passengers and visitors. There is a special hall for international departures and arrivals, many restaurants, shops and other opportunities to fulfill passengers waiting time.

  • Address: Staničné nám. 9
  • Tel: 00421/55/678 92 50, 00421/55/680 73 06

Košice Bus Station

Banská Bystrica

Banská Bystrica Main Bus Station offers many opportunities to travel abroad and in the country as well. There are various international destinations offered by the station, such as London, Paris, Prague, Frankfurt, Gent, Innsbruck, and so on. Countless domestic coach lines are routed to all parts of Slovakia.

  • Address: 29. augusta 37
  • Tel: 00421/48/414 54 26, 00421/48/414 10 61

Banská Bystrica Bus Station