There are 5 ways to get from Budapest to Ružomberok by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus via Népliget M  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station 976 / ...

$14 - $24

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station 976

$14 - $24

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Train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Kosice Ic
  2. Take the train from Košice, Košice station to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station Le001 / ...

$19 - $43

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Ružomberok 143.8 miles

$29 - $45

Shuttle  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Ruzomberok Eurobusways

$46 - $91

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Ružomberok station. However, there are services departing from Kálvin tér M and arriving at Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station via Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Ružomberok station. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station via Košice, Košice station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 18 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Ružomberok is 176 km. The road distance is 230.1 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Ružomberok without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Budapest to Ružomberok, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Budapest to Ružomberok is to bus which takes 5 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 18 min.

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Budapest to Ružomberok bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station.

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Budapest to Ružomberok train services, operated by Flixtrain, arrive at Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Ružomberok.
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  • Distance: 110.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Ružomberok, Slovakia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest to Ružomberok once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Ružomberok via Kosice and Košice, Košice station in around 7 h 18 min.

Train operators
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Košice, Košice station to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Košice to Ružomberok
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $25
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$6 - $8
Business
$12 - $14
Premium
$19 - $25
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 Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Ružomberok, Ružomberok bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Ruzomberok
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Ružomberok is 230 km. It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to drive from Budapest to Ružomberok.

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