There are 8 ways to get from Budapest to Celje by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Celje D

$24 - $35

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Bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Maribor N536 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Maribor to Avtobusna postaja Celje Murska Sobota - Maribor - Ljubljana - Piran / ...

$26 - $43

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Celje 244.3 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Ljubljana, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Ljubljana (LJU) BUD - LJU
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Celje

$114 - $528

Fly to Graz, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Graz (GRZ) BUD - GRZ
  2. Take the train from Maribor to Celje

$143 - $511

Fly to Vienna, shuttle, train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Vienna (VIE) BUD - VIE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Vienna Airport to Maribor
  3. Take the train from Maribor to Celje

$133 - $751

Fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle, train  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Klagenfurt (KLU) BUD - KLU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Celje

$170 - $593

Shuttle, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Maribor Eurobusways
  2. Take the train from Maribor to Celje Ec / ...

$68 - $111

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Celje. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Avtobusna postaja Celje via Budapest, Budapest Népliget and Avtobusna postaja Maribor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Déli and arriving at Celje. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 34 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Celje is 320 km. The road distance is 390.8 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Celje without a car is to train which takes 6 h 34 min and costs .

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The train from Budapest-Déli to Celje takes 6 h 34 min including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Budapest to Celje bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest to Celje train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Budapest-Déli station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Celje is to train which takes 6 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Ljubljana Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Budapest to Celje bus services, operated by Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D., arrive at Avtobusna postaja Celje station.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Celje.
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  • Distance: 200 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

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

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Celje 3 times a week. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 6 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Celje via Népliget M, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, Maribor, and Avtobusna postaja Maribor in around 7 h 36 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Budapest to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Budapest to Graz via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Budapest to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Graz via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Graz via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Graz via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Celje
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Maribor to Celje
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
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 Népliget to Maribor
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Maribor to Avtobusna postaja Celje
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
jpp.si
Izletnik Celje D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Maribor to Avtobusna postaja Celje
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
jpp.si
Avrigo D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Maribor to Avtobusna postaja Celje
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
jpp.si
Izletnik
Phone
03 42 53 456
Email
uros.grohar@izletnik.si
Website
izletnik.si
Bus from Maribor to Celje
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
izletnik.si
Mpov D.O.O. Vinica
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Maribor to Avtobusna postaja Celje
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
jpp.si
Prevozi Prijatelj D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Maribor to Avtobusna postaja Celje
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
jpp.si
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Vienna Airport to Maribor
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $450
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $50
Private
$170 - $450
Shuttle from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $180
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$11 - $40
Private
$45 - $180
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Maribor
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Budapest to Celje train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Celje station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Celje is 391 km. It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to drive from Budapest to Celje.

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

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There are 150+ hotels available in Celje. Prices start at $43 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 .

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