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The longest highway tunnel in Slovakia is finally bored throughPhoto

Drivers wont be able to drive through it though until 2022.Compiled by Spectator staff, 18. Sep 2018, at 5:59

Western portal of the Višňové tunnel

Price of highway stickers remains unchanged in Slovakia

Slovakia has not changed the price of annual highway stickers since 2011.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Sep 2018, at 22:37

Want to share a governmental limousine with the transport minister?

The Transport Ministry is launching a campaign to reduce the number of cars on roads.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Sep 2018, at 22:16

Transport Minister Árpád Érsek

Tourism between the Polish and Slovak Tatras will be improved by new connections

Train connection is also on the list in the future.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Jul 2018, at 13:36

Minibus operates tourist centres in Slovenský rajPhoto

Holder of Slovenský raj & Spiš tourist card have summer minibus for free.Compiled by Spectator staff, 6. Jul 2018, at 11:50

Dozens of new trains will operate in Bratislava, Žilina and the High Tatras

The state railway company ZSSK argues that adding these new connections, starting June 10, could lessen some of the traffic in the capital.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Jun 2018, at 21:11

Trains, illustrative stock photo

Rebuilding of Mlynské Nivy will test the nerves of Bratislavans

The road will be not closed completely as originally planned, but traffic will be limitedCompiled by Spectator staff, 26. Apr 2018, at 13:50

The view on Mlynské Nivy road next to the building site of the brand new bus station.

No trains from China to Slovakia for now

The plan was to have two Chinese trains arriving to Bratislava per weekJana Liptáková, 12. Apr 2018, at 17:00

AeroMobil’s new concept for flying car enables vertical take-off and landing

This concept is suitable for shared mobility.Compiled by Spectator staff, 26. Mar 2018, at 23:57

AeroMobil 5.0 VTOL concept - drone configuration in flight

Where are Slovakia's low emission zones?

Slovak legislation enables municipalities to create zones where polluting vehicles are banned but it seems they do not exist.Compiled by Spectator staff, 9. Mar 2018, at 0:29

Slovaks prefer cars to buses more than ever

Slovaks prefer comfort to ecology, current trends in transport suggest, according to statistics.Compiled by Spectator staff, 21. Feb 2018, at 13:26

Illustrative stock photo

Tatravagónka Poprad has a new investor

Budamar Logistics group may have paid €100 million for a 50-percent share in one of the biggest producers of railway carriages in Europe.Compiled by Spectator staff, 31. Jan 2018, at 21:55

Tatravagónka Poprad

Minister Érsek: Bratislava ring-road project will be delayed

The much-awaited Bratislava ring road project to ease hefty traffic jams has been delayed from its very beginning, including building permits requested by the Transport Ministry.Compiled by Spectator staff, 31. Jan 2018, at 13:30

The future Bratislava ring-road, illustrative stock photo

Train line between Bratislava and Rajka in Hungary a success

The line serves the large Slovak community living in RajkaCompiled by Spectator staff, 11. Jan 2018, at 13:53

The train station in Rusovce

RegioJet to become part of the regional integrated transport from April

All city transport tickets will be accepted.Compiled by Spectator staff, 6. Dec 2017, at 0:10

RegioJet joins integrated transport system.

Slovak trains to connect Vienna and Košice

Eight years since the service was cancelled, the train connection between the Austrian capital and the eastern Slovak city is to resume.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Dec 2017, at 13:32

Košice raiwlay station, illustrative stock photo

Traffic jams on D1 near Bratislava to continuePhoto

The D1 highway will be broadened into eight lines, causing more traffic jams.Compiled by Spectator staff, 27. Nov 2017, at 13:40

The already opened part of the Blatné junction near Bratislava.

Slovakia may benefit from Chinese transport corridorsPhoto

But there are still several questions that need to be answered in order for the planned projects to be successful.Radka Minarechová, 27. Nov 2017, at 6:30

The train from Dalian port is one of the regular connections expected to be dispatched from China to Slovakia.

Broad-gauge plans to be restored?

Despite the positive results of the feasibility study, its necessity remains questionable.Radka Minarechová, 27. Nov 2017, at 6:30

Railways are a promising means of transport.