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There are 10 ways to get from Budapest to Bled by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Ljubljana 977
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Unior Ljubljana - Boh. Bela - Bohinj Zlatorog / ...

$28 - $52

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Train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Villach Hbf Rj / ...

$98 - $156

Train, bus  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Ljubljana D
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Unior Ljubljana - Boh. Bela - Bohinj Zlatorog / ...

$32 - $51

Drive  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Bled 312.8 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Budapest to Ljubljana  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Ljubljana (LJU) BUD - LJU

$99 - $481

Fly Budapest to Klagenfurt, bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Klagenfurt (KLU) BUD - KLU
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Unior

$164 - $528

Train to Vienna, fly to Ljubljana  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Ljubljana (LJU) VIE - LJU

$144 - $422

Train to Vienna, fly to Klagenfurt, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU) VIE - KLU
  3. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Unior

$144 - $509

Train to Vienna, fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zagreb (ZAG) VIE - ZAG
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Bled

$181 - $732

Shuttle, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Ljubljana Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Unior Ljubljana - Boh. Bela - Bohinj Zlatorog / ...

$68 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Bled is to train and bus which costs 9 000 Ft - 15 000 Ft and takes 9 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Bled is to drive which costs 17 000 Ft - 26 000 Ft and takes 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Bled. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Unior via Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 52 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Bled is 395 km. The road distance is 500.5 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Bled without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 52 min and costs 7 500 Ft - 15 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Budapest to Bled, including transfers.

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Budapest to Bled bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Bled is to bus which takes 7 h 52 min and costs 7 500 Ft - 15 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 27 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft and takes 9 h 31 min, you could also fly, which costs 27 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft and takes 7 h 46 min.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Ljubljana Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Budapest to Bled bus services, operated by Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O., arrive at Unior station.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Bled.
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  • Distance: 246.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 52 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Bled, Slovenia?

You can take a bus from Budapest to Bled via Ljubljana and Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana in around 7 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Bled via Wien Hbf, Villach Hbf, and Villach in around 9 h 31 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Wien HBF to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O.
Phone
+386 (0)4/20-13-210
Email
promet@alpetour.si
Website
alpetour.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Unior
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
alpetour.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Unior
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
alpetour.si
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Unior
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arriva.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Unior
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arriva.si
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Unior
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Book at
Nomago
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Kranj to Unior
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Book at
Nomago
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Bled is 500 km. It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to drive from Budapest to Bled.

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KLM, Brussels Airlines, Swiss and eight other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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There are 859+ hotels available in Bled. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs 350 Ft.

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