How to get to Martin

The city of Martin is 224 km away from Bratislava and the journey takes from 2 to 4 hours - depending on the type of the transport connection.

The easiest way how to reach the city of Martin is to travel from your home country to Bratislava and from the capital city take the bus ( or the train (

The most comfortable train connection is Bratislava - Žilina. Some fast trains go on from Žilina to Poprad and stop in Vrútky (part of the Martin agglomeration), here you get off and take a local bus to Martin. You can also get off in Žilina and continue by bus to Martin.


Tickets are available in the ticket machines at the public transport stops, by the driver and in newspaper stands.

For more information on public transport see