City panorama with castle in Bratislava

Sparschiene Slovakia

From Austria to Slovakia - reach the most popular cities in Slovakia by train.

Our new direct trains RJX160/167 Zurich - Innsbruck - Salzburg - Vienna -  Bratislava and IC44/45 Vienna - Bratislava - Košice are a comfortable way to explore Bratislava and a number of other Slovak cities. Travelling from western Austria you can take the Railjet directly to Bratislava. For example, the journey from Innsbruck takes 5hours 09min, which is perfect for a leisure or business trip. The IC leaving Vienna Main Station takes you to Poprad-Tatry, the gate to the High Tatras, in 4hours 58min. and to Košice in 6hours 05min. 

Almost every hour we offer fast REX connections between the Main Stations of Vienna and Bratislava, where you can change to trains leading you to interesting destinations in central and eastern Slovakia. Please note that a seat reservation is required for travel in Slovakia on the following train types: IC trains in 1st and 2nd class, EC trains and express trains (train type R, RR) in 1st class!

Take the train and save money

  • Travel to Slovakia at an affordable price with ÖBB Sparschiene: from € 19.90* from St. Pölten to Bratislava, for example. For as little as from € 19.90 you can reach the capital of Slovakia from Linz or Graz. From Salzburg to Bratislava Sparschiene tickets are available from € 24.90.
  • With the Sparschiene Komfort tickets you can enjoy more options on your trip to Slovakia, including seat reservation from € 19.90*.

Don't forget to book in due time as tickets are limited.


Get a Bratislava Ticket and reach its pretty city centre in comfort from Bratislava’s Main Station. All other discounts and information can be found on our website.

Your Sparschiene at a glance

Limitless and affordable travels with ÖBB Sparschiene. You can find all information and details on your booking at ÖBB Sparschiene Austria, ÖBB Sparschiene Europe and ÖBB Sparschiene Nightjet.

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