Vienna to Bratislava Train Tickets



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Discover the intriguing multicultural capital of Slovakia by booking a trip from Vienna to Bratislava by train! You’ll enjoy an economical, hassle-free ticket fare plus a variety of essential onboard services and amenities as you travel by ÖBB Regional-Express (REX) passenger train. Reaching a top speed of 160km/h, the REX can transport you to the breathtaking city of Bratislava in just a little over an hour non-stop!

Located on the Danube River close to the Austrian and Hungarian borders, Bratislava offers a scenic view of the nearby Little Carpathian mountain range. The 18th-century Slovakian city is as known for its blossoming vineyards and elaborate network of hiking and cycling trails as it is for its lively pubs, quaint coffee shops and pedestrian-only streets. Popular tourist attractions include the ancient Bratislava Castle, St. Martin’s Cathedral, Slovak National Museum and Old Town Hall.

Your “TCV Paper Ticket Only” train ticket can be purchased right here. Shortly thereafter, we will ship you the actual ticket which you can present at the station to set you off on your journey from Vienna to Bratislava by train.

Journey Details


Trains depart 1 to 2 hours, with an average of 17 non-stop departures daily

Travel time

1 hour and 6 minutes (fastest time)

Train stations

Vienna Central Station (Wien Hbf) and Bratislava Hlavná stanica

Train features

ÖBB Regional-Express (REX) passenger trains, reaching a maximum speed of 160km/h
Ticket Fares and Classes

The “TCV Paper Ticket Only” is an open ticket with no time restrictions, so you are free to travel aboard any train, even during peak hours. Tickets are refundable up to the day before the departure date (a cancellation fee applies). Non-refundable after departure. Refunds are limited to completely unused and unvalidated passes, tickets and exchange vouchers.

You’ll have the option of a Standard Class or First Class seat when booking your train ticket. Seat reservations are not included.

Train Services and Amenities
  • Single- or double-deck railcars
  • Quality, comfortable seats
  • Air-conditioned coaches
  • Wifi internet access and power outlets on select trains
  • Designated racks and under-seat storage areas for personal luggage items
  • Accessible spaces and facilities for wheelchair users
  • Onboard bicycle storage
Additional Details

Seat reservations

Your “TCV Paper Ticket Only” does not include a seat reservation.

Ticket Delivery

After your “TCV Paper Ticket Only” has been processed, the physical ticket is delivered to the address you’ve provided. Once in hand, your ticket is valid for travel from Vienna to Bratislava by train.

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