Eurail train reservations
Železničná spoločnosť Slovensko (ŽSSK)
Eurail and InterCity (IC). How to buy a reservation or can I travel for free. Train information, photos and videos.
Buy the reservation at a railway station. Reservations are usually available at stations in all countries where a particular train runs through. In many countries, especially in central and eastern Europe you can also buy reservations for trains in other countries. In some countries (for instance in the Netherlands or Spain) you have to pay a service fee at the ticket counter.
InterCity are the fastest trains from Bratislava via Zilina to Kosice, the main line from west to east through Slovakia.
The trains offer comfortable seats in 1st and 2nd class as well as a restaurant car. In 2nd class there are four seats per row (2+2) in open-plan carriages, most of them facing each other; or compartments with six seats per compartment. In 1st class there are three seats per row (2+1) in open-plan carriages, most of them facing each other. All trains have air-condition, power sockets, WiFi, facilities for the disabled and convey bicycles.
Seat reservation is compulsory and included in tickets bought in Slovakia. If you are travelling with international tickets or a rail pass, an extra reservation is required.
Bratislava - Kosice
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