There are 9 ways to get from Ljubljana to Budapest by bus, train, rideshare, car or plane

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

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Bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 977 / ...

$29 - $54

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Ljubljana to Budapest 288.6 miles

$12 - $17

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Train Slovenian Railways (SŽ)  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Budapest-Déli D

$75 - $120

Train Hungarian Railways (MÁV)  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Budapest-Keleti Istria First Water

$27 - $39

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Budapest 289.1 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Ljubljana to Budapest  •  6 h 58 min

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

$108 - $516

Fly Klagenfurt to Budapest  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Budapest (BUD) KLU - BUD

$164 - $573

Fly Vienna to Budapest  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD

$143 - $1,005

Fly Ljubljana to Vienna, train  •  6 h 1 min

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

$152 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Budapest is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Budapest is to drive which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Budapest is 381 km. The road distance is 462.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from Ljubljana to Budapest, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Budapest-Déli. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 21 min.

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Ljubljana to Budapest twice daily. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 10 min. Eurolines HU also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Slovenian Railways (SŽ) operates a train from Ljubljana to Budapest 3 times a week. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 8 h 21 min.

Airlines
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 Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Ljubljana to Vienna
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
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 Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
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 Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
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 Klagenfurt to Budapest via Vienna, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
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
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Budapest via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 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)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Ljubljana to Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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