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There are 11 ways to get from Budapest to Piran by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  11h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Ljubljana 403 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Piran Ljubljana Ap - Koper - Piran / ...

$32 - $67

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Train, bus via Dolgi most P+R  •  11h 16m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Ljubljana D
  2. Take the bus from Dolgi most P+R to Piran Sl.Konjice - Celje - Vransko - Ac Ljubljana - Lucija

$43 - $58

Train  •  11h 32m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Udine Rj
  3. Take the train from Udine to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$116 - $189

Train, bus  •  11h 59m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Ljubljana D
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Piran Ljubljana Ap - Koper - Piran / ...

$35 - $63

Drive  •  5h 46m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Piran 365.2 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Budapest to Trieste  •  7h 49m

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

$122 - $837

Fly Budapest to Venice, shuttle  •  8h 36m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Venice (VCE) BUD - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Portorož

$72 - $567

Fly Budapest to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  8h 27m

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

$152 - $762

Fly Budapest to Venice Treviso, shuttle  •  7h 14m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Venice Treviso (TSF) BUD - TSF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Treviso Airport to Portorož

$59 - $467

Train to Vienna, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Venice (VCE) VIE - VCE
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Portorož

$182 - $758

Shuttle, bus  •  9h 22m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Ljubljana Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Piran Ljubljana Ap - Koper - Piran / ...

$71 - $152

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Piran is to train and bus which costs 12 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft and takes 11h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Piran is to drive which costs 20 000 Ft - 30 000 Ft and takes 5h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Piran. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Piran via Budapest, Budapest Népliget and Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 3m.

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The distance between Budapest and Piran is 472 km. The road distance is 584.3 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Piran without a car is to bus which takes 11h 3m and costs 9 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 11h 3m to get from Budapest to Piran, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Budapest to Piran is to bus which takes 11h 3m and costs 9 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 32 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft and takes 11h 32m, you could also fly, which costs 34 000 Ft - 240 000 Ft and takes 7h 49m.

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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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Budapest to Piran bus services, operated by Arriva Slovenia, arrive at Piran station.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Piran.
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  • Distance: 295.2 miles
  • Duration: 11h 3m

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

You can take a bus from Budapest to Piran via Népliget M, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, Ljubljana, and Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana in around 11h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Piran via Wien Hbf, Udine, and Trieste Centrale in around 11h 32m.

Airlines
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 Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
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 Vienna to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $160
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
2h 26m
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 Udine
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia

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 Udine to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $14
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 Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Piran
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.si
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D.
Phone
+386 2 530 16 00
Email
vozni.redi@apms.si
Website
apms.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Piran
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
apms.si
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Piran
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $17
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Nomago
Bus from Dolgi most P+R to Piran
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Book at
Nomago
Izletnik
Phone
03 42 53 456
Email
uros.grohar@izletnik.si
Website
izletnik.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Piran
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
izletnik.si
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Portorož
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $45
Private
$170 - $310
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 Treviso Airport to Portorož
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $45
Private
$170 - $310
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Piran is 584 km. It takes approximately 5h 46m to drive from Budapest to Piran.

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

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There are 3361+ hotels available in Piran. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 29m and costs 350 Ft.

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