There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Koper by bus, train, car, plane or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Ljubljana 987
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Koper

$44 - $69

Cheapest option

Train  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Koper Istria First Water

$30 - $50

7 alternative options

Bus Crnja Tours  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Koper

$49 - $77

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Koper 355.3 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Budapest to Ljubljana, night bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Ljubljana (LJU) BUD - LJU
  2. Take the night bus from Trieste to Koper

$132 - $683

Fly Budapest to Klagenfurt, night bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Klagenfurt (KLU) BUD - KLU
  2. Take the night bus from Trieste to Koper

$192 - $713

Fly Budapest to Trieste  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Trieste (TRS) BUD - TRS

$104 - $610

Fly Budapest to Venice Treviso  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Venice Treviso (TSF) BUD - TSF

$58 - $461

Train to Vienna, fly to Ljubljana, night bus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Ljubljana (LJU) VIE - LJU
  3. Take the night bus from Trieste to Koper

$178 - $625

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

You can take a bus from Budapest to Koper via Ljubljana in around 9 h 6 min. Alternatively, Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Koper once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 12 h 29 min.

Airlines
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 Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
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
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
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 Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Budapest to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $160
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $280
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
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 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
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
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
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Trieste to Koper
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Fils
Phone
00 385 (0)52 383 000
Email
fils@fils.hr
Website
fils.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Koper
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
fils.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Budapest to Koper
Ave. Duration
12 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Koper is 460 km. The road distance is 568 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Koper is to train which costs 9 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft and takes 12 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Koper is to drive which takes 5 h 27 min and costs 19 000 Ft - 28 000 Ft.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Koper. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 12 h 29 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Koper. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Koper via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 6 min to get from Budapest to Koper, including transfers.