There are 9 ways to get from Ljubljana to Košice by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 977 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget aut.áll. to Košice AS Leo Express / ...

$38 - $81

8 alternative options

Bus, train  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP 917
  2. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Kosice Intercity

$48 - $75

Train, bus  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Maribor
  2. Take the bus from Maribor to Bratislava 905
  3. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Kosice

$54 - $84

Train  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Dobova
  2. Take the train from Zagreb to Budapest-Keleti
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Miskolc-Tiszai
  4. Take the train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Hidasnemeti

$51 - $77

Bus Eurolines HU  •  20 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Košice 792

$62 - $103

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Košice 451.1 miles

$90 - $140

Fly from Ljubljana  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Kosice (KSC) LJU - KSC

$131 - $506

Fly from Klagenfurt  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Kosice (KSC) KLU - KSC

$202 - $929

Fly from Vienna  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Kosice (KSC) VIE - KSC

$138 - $1,146

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Košice, Slovakia?

You can take a bus from Ljubljana to Košice via Budapest, Budapest Népliget and Budapest Népliget aut.áll. in around 11 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Košice via Dobova, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Zagreb, Budapest-Keleti, Miskolc-Tiszai, and Hidasnemeti in around 14 h 51 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Klagenfurt to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Klagenfurt to Kosice via Cologne/Bonn Apt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Vienna to Kosice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Kosice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Ljubljana to Kosice via Vienna, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Ljubljana to Kosice via Munich, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Kosice via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Maribor
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Dobova
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Miskolc-Tiszai
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Miskolc-Tiszai to Hidasnemeti
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Košice
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Maribor to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Ljubljana to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Bus from Bratislava to Košice
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Budapest Népliget aut.áll. to Košice AS
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
11 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ljubljana to Košice?

The distance between Ljubljana and Košice is 588 km. The road distance is 722 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Košice?

The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Košice is to bus which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 11 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ljubljana to Košice?

The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Košice is to fly which takes 7 h 6 min and costs 160€ - 800€.

Is there a direct bus between Ljubljana and Košice?

No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Košice. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Košice AS via Budapest Népliget aut.áll.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Ljubljana to Košice?

It takes approximately 11 h 5 min to get from Ljubljana to Košice, including transfers.