There are 7 ways to get from Celje to Budapest by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Celje to Maribor
  2. Take the bus from Maribor to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 987

$25 - $42

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Train  •  6 h 53 min

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

$20 - $30

5 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Celje to Budapest 243.9 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Ljubljana, fly  •  8 h 39 min

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

$116 - $529

Train to Graz, fly  •  8 h 19 min

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

$155 - $562

Train to Vienna, fly  •  7 h 13 min

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

$139 - $762

Train, shuttle  •  5 h 23 min

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

$69 - $122

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Celje to Budapest is to train which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Celje to Budapest is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Celje to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Celje and arriving at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld via Maribor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Celje and arriving at Kelenföld. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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The distance between Celje and Budapest is 320 km. The road distance is 390.3 km.

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The best way to get from Celje to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 27 min and costs 21€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Celje to Budapest, including transfers.

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Celje to Budapest bus services, operated by Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota d.d., depart from Celje station.

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Map of how to get from Celje to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 200 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from Celje to Budapest via Maribor in around 6 h 27 min. Alternatively, Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Celje to Budapest twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 6 h 53 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Vienna, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Celje to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Celje to Maribor
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Bus operators
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota d.d.
Phone
+386 2 530 16 00
Email
vozni.redi@apms.si
Website
apms.si
Bus from Celje to Maribor
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
apms.si
Izletnik
Phone
03 42 53 456
Email
uros.grohar@izletnik.si
Website
izletnik.si
Bus from Celje to Maribor
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
izletnik.si
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 Maribor to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Maribor to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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