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Flights to Bratislava

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Last minute flights to Bratislava

Departure Fri, 03 Jan Return Fri, 10 Jan
STN London
BTS Bratislava
return from £24
Departure Tue, 07 Jan Return Thu, 09 Jan
BHX Birmingham
VIE Vienna
return from £30
Departure Tue, 07 Jan Return Fri, 10 Jan
MAN Manchester
VIE Vienna
return from £75
Departure Fri, 13 Dec Return Mon, 23 Dec
LBA Leeds Bradford
BTS Bratislava
return from £63
Popular flight routes to Bratislava
London - Vienna
return from £16
Birmingham - Vienna
return from £100
Manchester - Bratislava
return from £35
Edinburgh - Vienna
return from £57
Dublin - Vienna
return from £37
Bristol - Vienna
return from £126

Trips to Bratislava

Bratislava travel

Bratislava, set along the Danube River, is the capital city of Slovakia sharing its borders with Hungary and Austria. This city has had a rough history in the past century but, these days, it is valued as a tourist destination and has enjoyed steady economic growth. The charming narrow lanes are filled with history and palaces. There is plenty of stunning gothic architecture to be seen and lived. Apart from enjoying this place on foot, you can also grab food and drink at cheap prices. With Slovakia being the geographical centre of Europe, Bratislava is an ideal getaway from various European destinations with plenty of cheap flights to Bratislava. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Bratislava!

Things to do and places to see in Bratislava

This is a laid back town, but it never has a feeling of being overcrowded even though there are tourists around throughout the year. Trips to Bratislava can be a fun and relaxed way to unwind. Walking around this small town and treating yourself at the small cafes and restaurants can be a great way to taste the local cuisine. Even though life is slow, there is never a dull moment.

When in this city, make sure to do the following:

  • Walk down Staré Mesto or the town square in Old Town
  • Visit the Devin Castle which is a well-conserved ruin in an amazing geographical spot
  • Visit the oldest church in Bratislava, St Elizabeth's / Blue Church, which is some distance from the city
  • Seat yourself in the romantic terraces lined with cafes and restaurants in the Old Town
  • Shop for clothes, souvenirs, jewellery and other items in the open-air market at Hviezdoslav's Square
  • Take pictures of the widely photographed symbolic statues in the Old Town
  • Visit Magio Beach for some fun with music, camp beds, cocktails and artificial sands
  • Use the observation deck of the UFO shaped cupola for a 360-degree view of the city
  • Shop or brands at the various malls, which are a sign of the economic development in this city
  • Enjoy the nightlife with the bars and pubs open till early morning
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Bratislava airports

Bratislava Airport is the international airport which connects this city to the outside world. Airport terminals cater to Schengen and non Schengen airlines.

  • Vienna International Airport

    Top airlines

    The top carriers that serve the airport are the following: Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and easyJet.

    Location

    Vienna Airport is approximately 18km southwest of the city centre of Vienna.

    Transport options

    There are several ways to get to the airport and back. Line 7 of the Vienna S-Bahn will take you to the centre of the city in roughly 25 minutes. Another way is to get on the City Airport Train and get off at the Wien Mitte which is near downtown. By car, use the A4 and exit at Flughafen Wien-Schwechat. Buses run 24 hours to and from the city centre to the airport; the journey will take you 20 minutes depending on the traffic conditions. Other means of transportation include taxis and shuttles.

  • Bratislava Airport

    Top airlines

    There are numerous flights to Bratislava with top airlines being Ryanair, Flydubai and Czech Airlines.

    Location

    The airport is located at a distance of about 9km north east of the main city. The city is well-connected by excellent ground transport facilities.

    Transport options

    Bratislava - even though a small city - has a well-developed train network which not only to gets you to the city, but also to other surrounding cities like Prague and Budapest in neighbouring countries. Bus line 61 runs between the airport and the city. There are various taxi operators outside the arrival terminal that can you take you the heart of the city, or use one of the car rental services to see the city on your own.

FAQ's about Bratislava

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Bratislava?
The top month to book flights to Bratislava is July, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Bratislava flights is August. In third place: September. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Bratislava, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Bratislava?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Bratislava is... August. The next best month to travel to Bratislava is December. And let's not forget October, the third top choice for when to go to Bratislava. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Bratislava is January.
🕑 How long before a flight to Bratislava should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Bratislava, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Bratislava departing from over 6 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Bratislava at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Bratislava’s airport?
Bratislava is served by 2 airport[s]. Vienna International Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 6 cities, such as London, Birmingham and Manchester, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Bratislava’s airport from the city centre?
Bratislava’s airport Vienna International Airport is located 24 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Bratislava’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 0.76 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Vienna International Airport , for example, the average price for the ride to Bratislava centre is around 2.53 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Bratislava. Pick your preferred car type and get from Vienna International Airport to Bratislava city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Bratislava city centre?
There are many ways to get from Vienna International Airport to central Bratislava:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Vienna International Airport to Bratislava city centre when driving is 43 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
By bus:
Another way to go to Bratislava city center is by bus. On average, it is possible to get there in around 1 hour 48 mins
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Bratislava?
If you are going to Bratislava, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 5.06 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 25.32 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 5.06 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 1.69 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 1.69 GBP
  • - Coffee: 1.71 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.36 GBP
  • - Water: 1.08 GBP

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