Things To Do In Bratislava, Slovakia
In 2018, I was visiting the Czech Republic and took a side trip to Bratislava via bus and train.
Let’s take a look at why you should have this city in your travel plans.
Where is Bratislava, Slovakia?
Bratisalva, the capital of Slovakia is located in the western part of Slovakia near the Austrian border. It’s about an hour by bus from Vienna, Austria
How To Get Here
There are many ways to to get to Bratislava, Slovakia, let’s take a look:
The closest airport is the Bratislavia International Airport (BTS). You may also use the Vienna International, Austria (VIE).
The following airlines serve the Bratislavia International Airport (BFS): Air Cairo (SM), AlMasria Universal Airlines (UJ), Cyprus Airways (CY), Czech Airlines (OK), FlyDubai (FZ), Nouvelair (BJ), Pobeda Airline(DP), Ryanair (FR), Smart Wings (QS), Wizz Air UK (W9) and Wizz Air (W6).
The following airlines serve the Vienna International Airport (VIE): AccessRail (9B), Adria Airways (JP), Aegean Airlines (A3), Aer Lingus (EI), Aeroflot (SU), Air Algerie (AH), Air Arabia Maroc (3O), Air Canada (AC), Air China (CA), Air France (AF), Air India (AI), Air Malta (KM), Air Moldova (9U), Air Serbia (JU), AirBaltic (BT), All Nippon Airlines (NH), Austrian Airlines (OS), Avion Express (XY), British Airways (BA), Brussels Airlines (SN), Bulgaria Air (FB), China Airlines (CI), China Southern Airlines (CZ), Croatia Airlines (OU), EVA Airways (BR), EasyJet Airlines (U2), Egyptair (MS), El Al Airlines (LY), Emirates (EK), Ethiopian Airlines (ET), Etihad Airways (EY), Eurowings (EW), Finnair (AY), Georgian Airlines (A9), Hainan Airlines (HU), Iberia Airlines (IB), Iran Air (IR), Jet2.com (LS), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KL), Korean Airlines (KE), Kuwait Airways (KU), Lauda Motion (OE), LOT Polish (LO), Lufthansa German Airlines (LH), Luxair (LG), Montenegro Airlines (YM), Norwegian Air Shuttle (DY), Nouvelair (BJ), Pegasus Airlines (PC), Peoples Vienna Line (PE), Qatar Airways (QR), Royal Air Morac (AT), Royal Jordanian (RJ), S7 Airlines (S7), Saudi Arabian Airlines (SV), SunExpress (XQ), Swiss Airlines (LX), TAP Portugal (TP), Tarom (RO), Thai Airways (TG), Transavia (HV), Transavia France (TO), Tunisair (TU), Turkish Airlines (TK), UTair (UT), Ukraine International (PS), Vueling Austria (VK), Volotea (V7), Vueling (VY) and Wizz Air (W6).
Bratislava is easily accessible by car. Use a mapping software such as Google Maps for directions.
There is a train station in the city not too far from the center and accessible by buses and trams. From here you can go any place in Europe via various trains.
Eurolines, FlixBus and RegioJet serve the city.
Things To Do
I love this city. It’s walkable and very easy to find everything. If you don’t want to walk you can take the trams or buses.
The main attraction is the Bratislava Castle, but it’s not the only attraction in the city.
The city is a walking city although its quite a large city. Here are some sights as you walk the city.
Bratislava, Slovakia – Grassalkovich Palace
You can also take an Old Town Tour (Staré Mesto). This wheeled tram will take you around the old town.
Where To Stay
The city is full of places to stay. You have a choice of local names as well as household popular brands.
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Where To Eat
The city is full of places to eat and has an entertainment district area. It’s Europe so the cafes are trendy. Just walk around and get into a place you like. And be sure to have a local beer.
Have you been to Bratislava? Please leave a comment below if you have or if you have any comments.