Bratislava prices

BACKPACKER INDEX: US$41.25

1 EUR = 1.25 USD

Bratislava hotel prices

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Rating Price (USD)
18.75 - 31.25
40.00 - 50.00
42.50 - 102.50
60.00 - 118.75
128.75 - 187.50


Bratislava hostel prices

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Type Price (USD)
Hostel bed
16.24 - 18.75



Hotel seasons

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Hotels in Bratislava typically have high season prices from May through September, while the low season runs November through March (except for Christmas) and the remaining months are shoulder season. Hostel prices don’t change much any time of the year, but deals at fancy hotels are possible during off season.

While Bratislava hasn’t undergone the kind of turmoil that many of its neighbors to the south have in recent decades, the city is still not yet a tourist magnet. Being in the shadow of Vienna could help, however, especially for those looking for something cheaper and different.

Hotels and hostels in Bratislava are very good value by European standards, yet not as cheap as the larger cities to the south. The Bratislava Old Town is very popular and worth spending a bit more for central accommodation.

This is a city that seems to be almost overrun with international dining options, so finding local food (which will be cheaper) can be a challenge, but one that will keep your expenses well down and give you the authentic experience at the same time.

Bratislava attraction prices

Location Description Type Price(USD)
Slovak National Museum Learn about the past and present of Slovakia in this large museum. adults 4.38
students 2.50
Bratislava City Museum Same as above except for Bratislava only, located in the Old Town Hall. adults 6.25
students 2.50

Bratislava transportation prices USD

  Price
Taxi from airport to city center 31.25 - 43.75
Bus frm airport to city center 1.25
3km taxi ride in Bratislava 5.00 - 8.75
Tram or bus ride in Bratislava 0.88 - 1.13

Bratislava food and drink prices USD

Food type   Price
Budget breakfast If your hotel doesn't serve breakfast you can find sandwich stands nearby in the city center. 1.88 - 3.75
Budget lunch Dumplings and soup are among the cheap local dishes that are also filling. 3.13 - 6.25
Budget dinner Most restaurants are international rather than Slovak, but good deals are possible if you look around. 6.25 - 11.25
Beer (.5l) The local lager can be quite cheap if you avoid touristy places. 1.88 - 3.75

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Bratislava facts

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Population 500,000
Metro area 700,000
Time zone UTC+1
Currency Euro
Airports M. R. Štefánik Airport (BTS)

Avg temps & precip

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Hotel seasons

June, July, August, September

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Bratislava has warm summers and mild springs and autumns with very little rainfall at any time of year, relatively speaking. Winters do get cold but it’s rare that the city spends more than a few days below freezing at any stretch.

Sunrise and sunset

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