Former border crossings and border crossings to Ukraine
As of 21st December 2007, the Slovak republic together with Estonia, the Czech Republic, Lithuania, Hungary, Latvia, Malta, Poland and Slovenia have become part of the Schengen area. Controls at internal land and sea borders between these countries and the current 15 member states were lifted. The checks on external borders remain the same as new Member States to the EU have been applying the Schengen external border acquis since accession. The Slovak Republic has external border with Ukraine.
Here is a list of former border crossings and border crossings to Ukraine:
Devínska Nová Ves – Marchegg: Link between Bratislava-Hlavná stanica (Main Station) and Wien-Südbanhof (Southern Station).
Bratislava-Petržalka – Kittsee: Newer southern rail link between Bratislava-Hlavná stanica (Main Station) and Wien-Südbanhof (Southern Station). Nevertheless, most trains start from Bratislava-Petržalka station.
Moravský Sväty Ján - Hohenau: Access from D2 (E65) motorway and road No 2, at Sekule.
Záhorská Ves – Angern: Link by a ferry through the Morava River, 6 to 22 h. In case of high water out of service.
Bratislava – Berg: The former busiest crossing between Slovakia and Austria, closest to downtown Bratislava.
Bratislava-Jarovce – Kittsee: Access to highway A6 Bratislava - Wien.
Bratislava-Rusovce – Rajka: Rail link between Bratislava and Budapest through NW Hungary.
Komárno – Komárom
Štúrovo – Szob: The former busiest international border crossing in Slovakia between Central Europe and the Balkans.
Fiľakovo – Somoskőújfalu: Rail link between central parts of Slovakia and Hungary.
Čaňa – Hidasnémeti: Rail link between E Slovakia and Budapest area through NE Hungary.
Slovenské Nové Mesto – Sátoraljaújhely
Bratislava-Rusovce – Rajka: On E 65/E 75 route, former important tourist crossing on the way between Germany/Czechia and Balkans regions.
Medveďov – Vámosszabadi: Link between SW Slovakia and Győr area through a Danube bridge, access by route No 63 (E575).
Komárno – Komárom: Link between SW Slovakia and Budapest area through a Danube bridge. Access from Bratislava and Nové Zámky by routes No 63 and 64, respectively.
Štúrovo – Esztergom: Link between neighboring regions on both sides of Danube, through the reconstructed Mária Valéria bridge. Access by routes No 63 and 76 from Komárno and Želiezovce, respectively, and by a number of lower-class roads.
Šahy – Parassapuszta: A busy link between C. Slovakia a the Budapest area. Access by route No. 66 (E 77) from Zvolen and No 75 from Levice.
Slovenské Ďarmoty – Balassagyarmat: Access by lower-class roads through the Veľký Krtíš region.
Šiatorská Bukovinka – Somoskőújfalu: A link between the Lučenec and Salgótarján areras, access from Lučenec by route No 71.
Kráľ – Bánréve: A link between the Gemer region in SE part of Slovakia and Miskolc area. Access from Tornaľa by route No. 71.
Milhosť – Tornyosnémeti: Direct link between Košice and Miskolc areas by route No 68 (E71).
Slovenské Nové Mesto – Sátoraljaújhely: The easternmost international road crossing between Slovakia and Hungary. Access by a lower-class road from Trebišov or Čierna nad Tisou.
Skalité-Serafínov – Zwardoń: Direct link between Bratislava and Cracow.
b>Medzilaborce – Lupków: Easternmost railway link between Slovakia and Poland.
Skalité – Zwardoń-Myto: To be expanded to an expressway between NW Slovakia and Cracow area.
Trstená – Chyżne: The North-South link between Poland and the Balkans, access from Dolný Kubín by route No. 59 (E77).
Suchá Hora – Chochołów: A link between tourist areas of Orava (Slovakia) and Podhale (Poland). Acess from Trstená, by a branch road of No 59 (E77) route, continuation to Zakopane and Nowy Targ.
Lysá nad Dunajcom – Niedzica: Access from Stará Ľubovňa and Kežmarok by lower-class roads.
Mníšek nad Popradom – Piwniczna: A link between NE Slovakia and Cracow area, access from Stará Ľubovňa by route No 68 with continuation to Nowy Sącz.
Kúty – Lanžhot: On the main railway line Prague – Brno – Bratislava.
Skalica na Slovensku – Sudoměřice nad Moravou: Local railway link.
Vrbovce – Velká nad Veličkou: Local rail link.
Nemšová – Vlárský Průsmyk: Direct link between Brno and Trenčín areas.
Lúky pod Makytou – Horní Lideč: A link between Moravia and NW Slovakia.
Brodské – Lanžhot
Kúty – Břeclav: (Motorway D2/E65). Main road link between Prague and Bratislava.
Holíč – Hodonín: A link between W Slovakia and S Moravia. Access from Senica and Kúty by routes No 51 and 2, respectively.
Vrbovce – Velká nad Veličkou: Access by lower-class roads through the Myjava region.
Moravské Lieskové – Strání: Access from Nové Mesto n. Váhom by route No 54 with continuation to Uherské Hradiště area (S Moravia).
Drietoma – Starý Hrozenkov: Important link between Slovakia and Moravia along route no 50 (E50).
Horné Srnie – Brumov-Bylnice: Crossing at Vlársky priesmyk pass, connecting NW Slovakia and NE Moravia, access by route No 57 (from D1 motorway, at Nemšová).
Červený Kameň – Nedašova Lhota: Accessible by lower-class branch roads of the E50/E75 route from Trenčín area.
Lysá pod Makytou – Střelná: Crossing at Lyský priesmyk pass, accessible by route No 49 from Púchov.
Klokočov (Turzovka) – Bílá: A link between tourist areas of Kysuce (Slovakia) and Moravian-Silesian Bezkydy mountains. Accessible by lower-class roads from Čadca.
Čadca-Milošová – Šance: Local crossing.
Svrčinovec – Mosty u Jablunkova: The former busy international border crossing at Jablunkovský priesmyk pass, accessible by route No 11 (E75) between Žilina and Český Těšín.Plaveč – Muszyna. Crossing serving also through traffic between Cracow, Košice and Budapest.
Border crossings to Ukraine
Čierna nad Tisou – Čop: Formerly an important international crossing, at present with little passenger transport.
Vyšné Nemecké – Užhorod: The busiest international passenger border crossing between Slovakia and Ukraine. Access by route No 50 (E50) from Michalovce continuing to Užhorod and Mukačevo.
Ubľa – Malyj Bereznyj: (For citizens of Slovakia and Ukraine). Access from Humenné by route No. 74.
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