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

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Bus  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana Bohinj Zlatorog - Boh. Bela - Ljubljana / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Budapest, Budapest Népliget N403 / ...

9 380 Ft - 15 548 Ft

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Train  •  9h 41m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenfoeld Ec / ...

35 780 Ft - 55 547 Ft

Night train, train  •  12h 13m

  1. Take the night train from Lesce Bled to Zagreb Glavni Kol. En
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Budapest-Deli Ic

16 042 Ft - 27 258 Ft

Drive  •  4h 55m

  1. Drive from Lake Bled to Budapest 502 km

18 000 Ft - 26 000 Ft

Fly Ljubljana to Budapest  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Budapest (BUD) LJU - BUD

34 131 Ft - 94 031 Ft

Shuttle to Klagenfurt, fly to Budapest, train  •  8h 12m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bled to Ljubljana Airport
  2. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Budapest (BUD) KLU - BUD
  3. Take the train from Ferihegy to Budapest-Nyugati

53 631 Ft - 172 031 Ft

Shuttle to Vienna, fly to Budapest  •  7h 32m

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

39 131 Ft - 294 031 Ft

Shuttle to Klagenfurt, fly to Vienna, train  •  7h 20m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bled to Ljubljana Airport
  2. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Vienna (VIE) KLU - VIE
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenfoeld

43 931 Ft - 142 771 Ft

Shuttle to Venice Treviso, fly to Budapest  •  7h 29m

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

29 111 Ft - 241 502 Ft

Bus, shuttle  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Mlino to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana Bohinj Zlatorog - Boh. Bela - Ljubljana / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Budapest Eurobusways

22 420 Ft - 44 588 Ft

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The cheapest way to get from Lake Bled to Budapest is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 8h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Bled to Budapest is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lake Bled to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Bled and arriving at Budapest Ritz Carlton via Ljubljana and Budapest Nepliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 50m.

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The distance between Lake Bled and Budapest is 396 km. The road distance is 502 km.

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The best way to get from Lake Bled to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 8h 50m and costs 26€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 8h 50m to get from Lake Bled to Budapest, including transfers.

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Lake Bled to Budapest bus services, operated by Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O., depart from Bled station.

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The best way to get from Lake Bled to Budapest is to bus which takes 8h 50m and costs 26€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 100€ - 160€ and takes 9h 41m, you could also fly, which costs 95€ - 270€ and takes 7h 47m.

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There is no direct flight from Ljubljana Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 15m and has one stopover.

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Lake Bled to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Map of how to get from Lake Bled to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 395.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 50m

What companies run services between Lake Bled, Slovenia and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Lake Bled to Budapest via Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Budapest Nepliget in around 8h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lake Bled to Budapest via Villach Central Bus Station, Villach Hbf, and Wien Hbf in around 9h 41m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80 000 Ft - 240 000 Ft
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
80 000 Ft - 240 000 Ft
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
80 000 Ft - 240 000 Ft
Flights from Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 180 000 Ft
Flights from Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
20 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
44 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
Flights from Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
20 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Flights from Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna, Krakow
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
20 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80 000 Ft - 260 000 Ft
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110 000 Ft - 300 000 Ft
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 390 000 Ft
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80 000 Ft - 280 000 Ft
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
22 000 Ft - 30 000 Ft
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Website
Railjet
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 800 Ft - 6 000 Ft
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
1 800 Ft - 2 400 Ft
1st Class
5 000 Ft - 6 000 Ft
Bus operators
Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O.
Phone
+386 (0)4/20-13-210
Email
promet@alpetour.si
Website
alpetour.si
Bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 300 Ft - 1 900 Ft
Website
Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O.
Bus from Mlino to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1 400 Ft - 2 000 Ft
Website
Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O.
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bled to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
2 100 Ft - 2 600 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Bled Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
2 700 Ft - 6 000 Ft
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Nomago
Economy
2 700 Ft - 3 800 Ft
Premium
3 500 Ft - 4 800 Ft
Family&friends
4 000 Ft - 6 000 Ft
Bus from Mlino to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
2 800 Ft - 6 000 Ft
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Nomago
Economy
2 800 Ft - 3 900 Ft
Premium
3 500 Ft - 4 900 Ft
Family&friends
4 100 Ft - 6 000 Ft
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
2 000 Ft - 2 400 Ft
Website
Arriva Slovenia
Bus from Mlino to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
2 100 Ft - 2 500 Ft
Website
Arriva Slovenia
ZUP Prevozi
Phone
+386 (0) 31 30 41 41
Email
info@zup-prevozi.eu
Website
zup-prevozi.eu
Shuttle from Bled to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft
Schedules at
zup-prevozi.eu
Economy class
11 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
90 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft
Schedules at
zup-prevozi.eu
Economy class
90 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 200 000 Ft
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
13 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Private
95 000 Ft - 200 000 Ft
Shuttle from Bled to Treviso Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
14 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft
Private
75 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
21 000 Ft - 39 000 Ft
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Bled to Budapest is 502 km. It takes approximately 4h 55m to drive from Lake Bled to Budapest.

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Transavia Holland, KLM, Finnair and five other airlines offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4978+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at 30 000 Ft per night.

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The best way to get from Lake Bled to Ljubljana Airport is to shuttle which takes 48 min and costs 30€ - 40€.

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