Directions from Ljubljana to Bucharest

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

Fly from Ljubljana  •  5 h 4 min

  1. LJU - OTP

$122 - $376

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  20 h 15 min

  1. Regional

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Fly from Zagreb  •  6 h 41 min

  1. ZAG - OTP

$145 - $558

Bus FlixBus  •  21 h 18 min

  1. 1922

$75 - $130

Bus Brianna Tour  •  24 h 18 min

$89 - $113

Train  •  24 h 35 min

  1. D

$61 - $100

Drive  •  12 h 57 min

  1. 721.6 miles

$140 - $210

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Bucharest, Romania?

Adria Airways, Air Serbia and two other airlines fly from Ljubljana to Bucharest 4 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Ljubljana to Bucharest once a week. Tickets cost $75 - $130 and the journey takes 21 h 18 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $220
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Zagreb to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Zagreb to Bucharest Otopeni via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Pragersko to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Ljubljana to Ploieşti
Ave. Duration
18 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Bucharest, Bucharest
Ave. Duration
21 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Tobačna to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ljubljana and Bucharest is 925 km. The road distance is 1155 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Bucharest is to bus and train which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 20 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Bucharest is to fly which takes 5 h 4 min and costs 100€ - 320€.

No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Bucuresti Nord Gara A via Pragersko and Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 35 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Bucharest, Bucharest. Services depart once a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 21 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Ljubljana to Bucharest, including transfers.