There are 9 ways to get from Lake Bled to Budapest by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Bled Mlino to Ljubljana
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 987

$29 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bled Mlino to Ljubljana
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Kelenföld Istria First Water

$28 - $45

7 alternative options

Train  •  10 h 16 min

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

$105 - $176

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Lake Bled to Budapest 313.7 miles

$60 - $90

Bus to Klagenfurt, fly to Budapest  •  7 h 52 min

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

$165 - $525

Train to Ljubljana, fly to Budapest  •  8 h 56 min

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

$115 - $528

Bus to Klagenfurt, fly to Vienna, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Bled Mlino to Kranj
  2. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Vienna (VIE) KLU - VIE
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld

$144 - $509

Train to Ljubljana, fly to Vienna, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Lesce-Bled to Ljubljana
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Vienna (VIE) LJU - VIE
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld

$159 - $472

Bus, shuttle  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Bled Mlino to Ljubljana
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Budapest Eurobusways

$75 - $136

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lake Bled to Budapest is to bus and train which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 11 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Bled to Budapest is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lake Bled to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Bled Mlino and arriving at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lake Bled to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Bled Jezero and arriving at Kelenföld via Jesenice(SL), Villach Hbf and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 16 min.

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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 8 h 47 min and costs 24€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 47 min to get from Lake Bled to Budapest, including transfers.

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Lake Bled to Budapest bus services, operated by AlpeTour, depart from Bled Mlino station.

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Map of how to get from Lake Bled to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 247.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 47 min

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

You can take a bus from Lake Bled to Budapest via Ljubljana in around 8 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lake Bled to Budapest via Jesenice, Jesenice(SL), Villach Hbf, and Wien Hbf in around 10 h 16 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Ljubljana to Vienna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
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 Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
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 Klagenfurt to Vienna
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Ljubljana to Vienna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
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
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Vienna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
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
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 Villach Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Villach Hbf to Wien HBF
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
AlpeTour
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 Ljubljana to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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