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There are 8 ways to get from Lake Bled to Budapest by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana Bohinj Zlatorog - Boh. Bela - Ljubljana / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana bus station to Budapest Népliget bus station 1922

9 760 Ft - 16 031 Ft

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Bus, train  •  9h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana Bohinj Zlatorog - Boh. Bela - Ljubljana / ...
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Budapest-Deli Ic

10 410 Ft - 16 681 Ft

Drive  •  4h 47m

  1. Drive from Lake Bled to Budapest 500.9 km

16 000 Ft - 24 000 Ft

Fly from Ljubljana  •  7h 33m

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

56 264 Ft - 102 142 Ft

Bus to Klagenfurt, fly  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Kranj
  2. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Budapest (BUD) KLU - BUD

31 054 Ft - 132 015 Ft

Shuttle to Graz, fly  •  8h 16m

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

100 264 Ft - 242 142 Ft

Shuttle to Vienna, fly  •  7h 43m

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

39 264 Ft - 287 142 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

22 450 Ft - 45 721 Ft

Slovenia → Hungary
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The cheapest way to get from Lake Bled to Budapest is to bus which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 8h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Bled to Budapest is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 4h 47m.

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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 Deák Ferenc tér M via Ljubljana bus station and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 53m.

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It is 396 km from Lake Bled to Budapest. It is approximately 500.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Lake Bled to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 8h 53m and costs 27€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 8h 53m 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 53m and costs 27€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 150€ - 290€ and takes 7h 33m.

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There is no direct flight from Ljubljana Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Lake Bled to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest Népliget bus 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 53m

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 bus station, Budapest Népliget bus station, and Népliget M in around 8h 53m. Alternatively, Lufthansa, LOT and four other airlines fly from Lake Bled to Budapest 4 times a day.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
23 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
44 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
29 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
65 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
43 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Friday
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 70 000 Ft
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Graz to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
38 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Train operators
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
1 400 Ft - 2 000 Ft
Website
Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O.
Bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Kranj
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
950 Ft - 1 300 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.
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
2 800 Ft - 6 000 Ft
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Nomago
Economy
2 800 Ft - 3 900 Ft
Premium
3 600 Ft - 5 000 Ft
Family&friends
4 100 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
Book at
Nomago
Economy
2 800 Ft - 4 000 Ft
Premium
3 600 Ft - 5 000 Ft
Family&friends
4 200 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
2 100 Ft - 2 500 Ft
Website
Arriva Slovenia
Bus from Bled to Avtobusna postaja Kranj
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1 200 Ft - 1 500 Ft
Website
Arriva Slovenia
Bus from Mlino to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
2 200 Ft - 2 500 Ft
Website
Arriva Slovenia
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana bus station to Budapest Népliget bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
8 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ZUP Prevozi
Phone
+386 (0) 31 30 41 41
Email
info@zup-prevozi.eu
Website
zup-prevozi.eu
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Graz Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
47 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Schedules at
zup-prevozi.eu
Economy class
47 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
95 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Schedules at
zup-prevozi.eu
Economy class
95 000 Ft - 120 000 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
14 000 Ft - 210 000 Ft
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
14 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft
Private
95 000 Ft - 210 000 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 - 40 000 Ft
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Bled to Budapest is 501 km. It takes approximately 4h 47m to drive from Lake Bled to Budapest.

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Transavia Holland, KLM, LOT and two other airlines offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 2742+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at 27 500 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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