The small section of EuroVelo 6 in Slovakia starts in Bratislava, the friendly Slovak capital, and follows the Danube to the border with Hungary. Take this chance to visit Bratisvala, bordering Austria and Hungary, it is the only national capital that borders two sovereign states. The city's history has been strongly influenced by people of different nations and religions, and you will certainly learn a lot by visiting the landmarks of the city: the Bratislava Castle, situated on a plateau 85 metres above the Danube, the ruined and recently renovated Devín Castle and the famous Sad Janka Kráľa park, established in 1774-1776 and is the oldest public park in Central Europe.
Public Transport and Bicycles in Slovakia
Cestovné poriadky is a public transport journey planner, which includes rail, bus and urban timetable data. It also provides detailed information on specific lines, composition of trains, delay information as well as links to booking engines for ticket reservation/issuance.
In Slovakia, Slovak Rail offers bike transport in most of its trains, but different conditions apply for different services. This includes where the bike can be placed, the number of bikes that can be transported, who loads and unloads the bike as well as if a bike reservation is necessary.
See the green logos on the map and the 'Public Transport' section below the map for a list of train stations, bus stations and mobility information centers in Slovakia along EuroVelo 6 - Atlantic-Black Sea!