How to get to Nitra

Slovakia – a country in Central Europe

Thanks  to the optimum position in the heart of the European continent, the ECP venue is easily accessible to all pipe smoker in Europe.

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By car

You can easily reach Nitra by car. Motorways and expressways are part of the European network of international routes. Electronic vignette is a charge for using the specified road sections of motorways and expressways. E-vignettes can be purchased at gas stations, or through a web portal www.eznamka.sk

  • Prices of electronic vignettes for vehicles up to 3.5 t:
    10-days: 10,-  €        30 days: 14, – €        one year: 50, – €

Parking near  the championship venue:

  • Nitra Gallery before the Mickiewiczova (140 meters from PKO – the venue)
    Paid parking  for the 1st hour is € 0.50, and then 1 €  for each extra hours 
    Mon – Fri: 8:00 – 16:00 h
    Saturday: 8:00 to 12:00 h
  • Jesenského street (about 300 meters from PKO – the venue)
    Paid parking  for the 1st hour is € 0.20 / and then  € 0.50 for  each extra hours.
    Mon – Fri: 8:00 – 16:00 h
    Saturday: 8:00 to 12:00 h
  • parking lot before winter stadium Nitra arena on Jesenského 9, (about 600 meters from PKO – the venue)
    free parking

By plane

Airport Vienna – Schwechat is the recommended airport to fly into when visiting  Slovakia.  After arriving in Vienna, you can rent a car or use regular bus connection.  It is very easy to get to Nitra by bus with simple transfer in Bratislava main bus station Mlynské Nivy.  Bus stop is right at the exit of the arrival hall. Nitra is 140 km from the airport, and it takes about 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Regio-Jet
eurobus
arrivaexpress – Slovak Lines

There is also direct connection, but only two times a day:
eurobus

When there are more  people traveling together,  it is a good idea to  order transport by taxi.

Bratislava airport. Nitra is only  80 km away  from Bratislava Airport. After arriving in Bratislava, you can rent a car or use regular bus connection. To use bus to Nitra  is more complicated then from Vienna airport, as there is not direct bus connection  from Bratislava airport to Nitra. You must use public transportation, bus line No. 96 and transfer to line 50 or to line 205 or line No. 61 and transfer to line 205, to get to the main bus station Mlynské Nivy. Here you can take direct bus to Nitra. Bus trip takes approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Regio-Jet
eurobus
arrivaexpress – Slovak Lines
Turancar

When there are more  people traveling together,  it is a good idea to  order transport by taxi.

By bus

The bus station is by PKO hall 2 km (25 minutes walk). When using urban public transport “stop” line number 1 or 27 (the bus stop is in front of the railway station), get off at the stop Frana Mojtu, where PKO hall is 850 meters away (10 minutes walk). A one-time ticket costs 0.70 Euros. During a longer stay in Nitra it is possible to buy a 24 hour ticket for 2, – Euro or 7 day ticket for 8, – Euro. Tickets are bought from the driver stop.

More about public transportation in Nitra here.

To get to the hotel or to place of the championship from the bus and train station you can also use  taxi services. One ride from the bus station to PKO costs  from 2,- to 3, – €.

By train

The train station is 2 km away from PKO hall  (25 minutes walk). When using urban public transport “stop” line number 1 or 27 (the bus stop is in front of the railway station), get off at the stop Frana Mojtu, where PKO hall is 850 meters away (10 minutes walk). A one-time ticket costs 0.70 Euros. During a longer stay in Nitra it is possible to buy a 24 hour ticket for 2, – Euro or 7 day ticket for 8, – Euro. Tickets you can buy at the bus driver.

More about public transportation in Nitra here .

To get to the hotel or to place of the championship from the bus and train station you can also use  taxi services. One ride from the bus station to PKO costs  from 2,- to 3, – €.

TAXI

For transport to Nitra from airports in neighboring countries yu can also use the taxi transfer:
Roben Trans
NaDosah
City-Taxi
Odveziemta