Kosice to Bratislava by train
There is a direct train connection between both cities. It takes around 5 to 6 hours to get from one central station to another, depending on a train type you take. The distance between both cities is 445km.
Tickets and prices
New rail operator arrived to Slovakia in the beginning of 2015 bringing more comfortable way of travel. You can find connections at Official RegioJet website [ENG]. If timetable suits you, we would recommend using this service.
|Student with valid student card / Child||from 7.40€|
Slovak nation railway company also connects Bratislava with Kosice, however, the quality of trains and service is far beyond RegioJet. You can buy tickets on the Internet using the Official Slovak Rail page [ENG] where you can look up a connection between Bratislava hl. st. and Košice for a specific date. The list of possible train connections will appear with two different train types:
- IC - InterCity train – fast and comfortable
- R - regular train – more stops
You can buy a ticket for IC trains with seat reservation. It is possible to pay using a card. Tickets for regular trains can be bought only at the station.
|Adult||IC: 19.40€ / R:17.82€|
|Student with valid student card||IC: 13.90€ / R: 8.90€|
|Children / Seniors||IC: 13.90€ / R: 8.90€|
"IC" trains of Slovak national railway company depart every 2-3 hours from early morning till late night, whilest RegioJet offers only 3 times per day. The regular "R" trains depart every hour.