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

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Train, bus Eurolines HU  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Siofok D
  2. Take the bus from Siófok to Opatija 675

$51 - $73

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Bus  •  9h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb 976 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Opatija 940

$34 - $64

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Train, bus  •  11h 15m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Ljubljana D
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Opatija 958

$36 - $53

Train  •  11h 26m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Koprivnica D
  2. Take the train from Koprivnica to Rijeka

$80 - $117

Drive  •  5h 5m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Opatija 323.3 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Budapest to Trieste, bus  •  9h 21m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Trieste (TRS) BUD - TRS
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Opatija

$112 - $622

Fly Budapest to Ljubljana, shuttle, bus  •  9h 46m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Ljubljana (LJU) BUD - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Opatija

$140 - $685

Fly Budapest to Klagenfurt, shuttle, bus  •  10h 15m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Klagenfurt (KLU) BUD - KLU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Trieste Centrale
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Opatija

$200 - $725

Train to Vienna, fly to Ljubljana, shuttle, bus  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Ljubljana (LJU) VIE - LJU
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
  4. Take the bus from Trieste to Opatija

$185 - $626

Fly Budapest to Vienna, shuttle, bus  •  11h 4m

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

$147 - $1,052

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Opatija is to train and bus which costs 10 000 Ft - 15 000 Ft and takes 11h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Opatija is to drive which costs 17 000 Ft - 26 000 Ft and takes 5h 5m.

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The distance between Budapest and Opatija is 436 km. The road distance is 517.3 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Opatija without a car is to train and bus which takes 9h 6m and costs 14 000 Ft - 21 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 9h 6m to get from Budapest to Opatija, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Opatija is to bus which takes 9h 51m and costs 9 500 Ft - 18 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 22 000 Ft - 33 000 Ft and takes 11h 26m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Opatija is 517 km. It takes approximately 5h 5m to drive from Budapest to Opatija.

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Eurowings, TUIfly, Alitalia and Lufthansa offer flights from Budapest Airport to Trieste Airport.

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There are 3362+ hotels available in Opatija. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Opatija.
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  • Distance: 272.2 miles
  • Duration: 9h 6m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Opatija, Primorsko-Goranska, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Budapest to Opatija via Kelenföld vasútállomás M, Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld, and Zagreb in around 9h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Opatija via Koprivnica, Rijeka, and Rijeka in around 11h 26m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
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
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Déli to Siofok
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Déli to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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 Budapest-Déli to Koprivnica
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Siófok to Opatija
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
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 Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Opatija
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Opatija
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Opatija
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trieste to Opatija
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Opatija
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Opatija
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Schedules at
ap.hr
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varazdin.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Opatija Zob
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
globtour.com
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $39
Private
$110 - $200
Shuttle from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$40 - $44
Private
$170 - $310
Shuttle from Vienna Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $750
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$45 - $65
Private
$310 - $750

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