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!



Development status
  • Certified Section of at least 300 km that has successfully undergone the certification process in line with ECF’s European Certification Standard. It is the highest quality level on the EuroVelo network
  • Developed with EuroVelo signs Developed route (see category below) with continuous signing along the route, incorporating EuroVelo route information panels.
  • Developed Route developed for cyclists and signed in line with the respective national standard (i.e. it is part of a local, regional or national cycle network). There must also be a website providing information to users. Developed route can be heterogeneous in terms of infrastructure: type of cycling infrastructure, surface, width, gradients, etc
  • Under development Route containing sections that require further development (e.g. stretches on public highways with high levels of traffic). Cyclists are advised to use public transportation to skip these non-developed stretches.
  • Planning Undeveloped route with no detailed information publicly available on the Internet. The itinerary communicated is a proposal for the best possible option currently available. It may also contain dangerous sections. Cyclists are advised to use public transportation to skip these non-developed stretches.
  • Public transport link


  • Natural Heritage
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Culinary Delights
  • Maritime Heritage / The Rhine / The Meuse
  • Other Point of Interest
  • Bus station
  • Train station
  • Mobility info center

National & Regional Information

EuroVelo in Slovakia

National EuroVelo Coordination Centre

EuroVelo in Slovakia gathers all relevant and useful information for cyclists wanting to ride their bikes on Slovak EuroVelo sections. The website includes maps, stage descriptions, public transport information, and different cyclist-friendly services.

Slovenský cykloklub

National EuroVelo Coordination Centre

Website of the national EuroVelo coordination centre in Slovakia. It contains information about the organization, its activities, events and other useful information for cyclists.


This website includes marked cycling routes in Slovakia with maps, basic information, GPS tracks, route profiles, photos and other useful information. Administration of this website is provided by Slovenský cykloklub, the Slovak national EuroVelo coordination centre.

Bookable Offers

Danube Experience by bike + boat / Iron Gate

@Austria @Croatia @Germany @Hungary @Romania @Slovakia

Come with us on an adventure-packed bike and boat tour through six countries and widely differing cultures that reveals the beauty of the majestic Danube river in all its glory. Discover natural spectacles, idyllic wine villages, endless expanses and breathtaking European capitals. In addition to scenic and cultural highlights, good food and a crew that caters to your every whim, guarantee that your cycling holiday will be a unique and unforgettable experience.

Danube Waltz by bike + premium boat

@Austria @Germany @Hungary @Slovakia

By bike + boat from Passau directly into the heart of the once glorious K+K monarchy. Look forward to three charming European capitals: the waltz metropolis Vienna, the coronation city Bratislava and Budapest. Enjoy unique river landscapes and regional specialities. On board our comfortable cruise ships you enjoy an exclusive atmosphere – in the spacious, convenient cabins as well as in the stylish outdoor area. This exciting bike trip will make your holiday unforgettable.

Danube Cycle Path - 3-Country-Tour

@Austria @Hungary @Slovakia

On this classic cycle tour you will experience the combination of nature along the scenic riverbanks of the Danube as well as the unique opportunity to visit the most important metropolis that lay alongside the Danube. Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest have an overwhelming history with genuine notions of the yesteryear. Nostalgia is combined with a deeply intriguing history along the ever-changing riverbanks of the Danube.

Danube Cycle Path | Passau-Budapest

@Austria @Germany @Hungary @Slovakia

Europe's most popular cycling route is located on the beautiful blue Danube: the absolute "cycling classic" from Passau to Budapest. In Austria, enchanting river landscapes with steep slopes, vineyards and countless sights await you. Wine taverns and inns invite you to linger. Special highlights are Vienna and Bratislava. Budapest, one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, is the crowning glory. In between, you will immerse yourself in mystical alluvial landscapes.

Public Transport

Bratislava Train Station

Address: Námestie Franza Liszta 1 Bratislava I, 811 01 Bratislava, Slovakia

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