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Cheap bus tickets from Budapest to Ljubljana

Showing times and prices for May 19

Cheapest

$22

Average

$28

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Budapest to Ljubljana will cost around $ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 22.

Cheapest
09:25AMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút6h25 03:50PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
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$221One-way
Cheapest
09:45AMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán k6h05 03:50PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
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$221One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:00PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút6h05 01:05AMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
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$291One-way
12:55PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán k8h15 09:10PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
1 changes
$391One-way

Bus schedule from Budapest to Ljubljana

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09:25AMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút6h25 03:50PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
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09:45AMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán k6h05 03:50PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
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12:55PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán k8h15 09:10PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
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07:00PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút6h05 01:05AMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
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May 19
$22Flixbus
Fri
May 20
$22Flixbus
Sat
May 21
$33Flixbus
Sun
May 22
$39Flixbus
Mon
May 23
$22Flixbus
Tue
May 24
$20Flixbus
Wed
May 25
$33Flixbus
Thu
May 26
$22Flixbus
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May 27
$20Flixbus
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May 28
$29Flixbus
Sun
May 29
$22Flixbus
Mon
May 30
$40Flixbus
Tue
May 31
$22Flixbus
Wed
Jun 1
$17Flixbus
Thu
Jun 2
$20Flixbus
Fri
Jun 3
$38Flixbus
Sat
Jun 4
$33Flixbus
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Jun 5
$36Flixbus
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Jun 6
$56Flixbus
Tue
Jun 7
$39Flixbus

Bus times from Budapest to Ljubljana

Showing times and prices for May 19

Fastest Journey

6 h 5 m

Average

6 h 42 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

381 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Budapest for Ljubljana every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 381 km distance in an average of 6 h 42 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 8 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
07:00PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút6h05 01:05AMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
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$291One-way
Fastest
09:45AMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán k6h05 03:50PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
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$221One-way
2nd Fastest
09:25AMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán körút6h25 03:50PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
0 changes
$221One-way
12:55PMBudapest, Könyves Kálmán k8h15 09:10PMLjubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4
1 changes
$391One-way

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Overview: Bus from Budapest to Ljubljana

distanceDistance236 miles (380 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$27 (€24)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 2 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesFlixbus

Buses from Budapest to Ljubljana cover the 236 miles (380 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $27 (€24), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $20 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Ljubljana, Avtobusna Postaja.

Bus companies: FlixBus from Budapest to Ljubljana

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets to Ljubljana from Budapest from $20 (€18) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Budapest to Ljubljana bus information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 49 min
  • Average Price: $20
  • FlixBus frequency: 2 a day

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from Budapest to Ljubljana are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Budapest to Ljubljana

Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of bus companies offering a variety of domestic and international routes. Buses from Budapest to Ljubljana are operated by FlixBus around 6 times per day. Most Budapest to Ljubljana buses require a transfer in Zagreb, Vienna, or Munich. There is usually one direct bus from Budapest to Ljubljana per day. The first bus departs at 10:30 a.m. while the last bus leaves at Budapest at 9:45 p.m.

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Budapest to Ljubljana Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Budapest to Ljubljana when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€47

1 Day in Advance

€45

1 Week in Advance

€45

2 Weeks in Advance

€45

1 Month in Advance

€41

3 Months in Advance

€39

Budapest to Ljubljana Buses: General Information


Travelers can offset some of cost of Budapest to Ljubljana bus tickets by checking the prices and booking ahead of time.

  • autobus All Budapest to Ljubljana buses are run by Flixbus.
  • autobus Most Budapest to Ljubljana buses require a transfer in Zagreb, Vienna, or Munich. All buses depart from Budapest Könyves Kálmán körút bus station and arrive at Ljubljana Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4 bus station.
  • autobus The Budapest to Ljubljana bus journey takes as little as 6 hours and 15 minutes to arrive in Ljubljana.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Budapest to Ljubljana bus tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.

Taking the Bus from Budapest

Buses from Budapest to Ljubljana depart from Könyves Kálmán körút bus station. While the center of Budapest is easy to navigate on foot, it does have a public transport network of buses, trams, and Metro, which includes night services. Taxis are also available at the bus and train stations.

Getting into Ljubljana by Bus

Ljubljana has the distinction of being the smallest capital city in Europe and sits on the River Ljubljanica. Much of the city is full of charming Baroque buildings, while the Old Town still retains some medieval homes, now used as shops and cafes. The Old Town is also full of little alleys and squares, and topped by an ancient castle. During December thousands of lights appear across the city in installations designed by local artists. Buses from Budapest to Ljubljana arrive at the city's central bus and train station, within easy walking distance of the Old Town. Ljubljana has a network of 26 bus lines, including night routes. Taxi ranks are also located at the stations.

Travel Tips: Bus to Ljubljana from Budapest

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FAQs

Is travel by bus currently allowed from Budapest, Hungary to Ljubljana, Slovenia?

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Ljubljana, Slovenia by bus is: Fully open.

Can I enter Slovenia from Hungary?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Slovenia from Budapest?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Ljubljana, Slovenia?

All travelers in Slovenia must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/12/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Budapest and Ljubljana as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Hungary from Ljubljana, Slovenia?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Ljubljana to Budapest is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Hungary from Slovenia?

Reentry to Hungary is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovenia

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Ljubljana?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last checked on 5/16/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Budapest from Ljubljana here.

What is the price of the cheapest bus from Budapest to Ljubljana?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Budapest to Ljubljana buses for as little as $20 (€18)  in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a bus between Budapest and Ljubljana?

The bus price between Budapest and Ljubljana is on average $27 (€24)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.

How far is Ljubljana from Budapest by bus?

The distance from Budapest to Ljubljana by bus is approximately 236 miles (380 km).

How long is the bus ride to Ljubljana from Budapest?

The bus time between Budapest and Ljubljana is on average 6 h 5 min  for the 236 miles (380 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Budapest and Ljubljana by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What bus station in Budapest goes to Ljubljana? What bus station do I come into Ljubljana from Budapest?

When taking a bus from Budapest, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Budapest, Népliget, Budapest, Nyugati pályaudvar and Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti). When you arrive in Ljubljana, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Ljubljana, Avtobusna Postaja, Ljubljana, Trg Osvobodilne fronte 4 and Ljubljana, Podsmreka Pri Gorjancu.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Budapest-Déli   to Ljubljana, Avtobusna Postaja.

Where is the bus station in Budapest to go to Ljubljana? Where is the bus station in Ljubljana located?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this journey, Budapest-Déli, located approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center of Budapest. The most popular arrival bus station in Ljubljana, called Ljubljana, Avtobusna Postaja, is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from its city center.

Which bus companies can take me to Ljubljana from Budapest?

For the route from Budapest to Ljubljana you can take a bus with Flixbus. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services from Budapest to Ljubljana on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many buses per day are there between Budapest and Ljubljana?

On average, there are 2 buses a day from Budapest to Ljubljana. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first bus depart from Budapest to Ljubljana? When does the last bus depart from Budapest to Ljubljana?

You can take the first bus from Budapest to Ljubljana at 5: 00 AM. The last bus from Budapest to Ljubljana that you can take departs at 10: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Budapest to Ljubljana schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets to Ljubljana from Budapest for the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this route and save money. If you book bus tickets between Budapest and Ljubljana within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $27 (€24) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Budapest to Ljubljana a few months in advance.