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Journey Information

There are 11 intercity coaches per day from Ljubljana to Budapest. Traveling by coach from Ljubljana to Budapest usually takes around 8 hours and 53 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus coach can make the trip in 5 hours and 55 minutes.

Distance236 mi (381 km)
Shortest duration5h 55m
Cheapest price£15.46
Trips per day5
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Coach lines1

How much is a coach ticket from Ljubljana to Budapest?

The average price for a coach ticket to Budapest is £29.34, Traveling by coach on this route is one of the most affordable ways to hit the road from Ljubljana. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on coach tickets everytime, we search all of the best coach options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest coach ticket prices on this route can usually be found in November. That’s when the average price of a coach ticket is expected to be just £26 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Ljubljana to Budapest in April, expect to spend more on your coach trip, as the average ticket price may surge to £44 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

What coach companies travel from Ljubljana to Budapest?

On Wanderu there is one intercity coach company that operates from Ljubljana to Budapest. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by coach available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day for you to choose from.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus118h 53m£33.02
  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity coach companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 11 trips from Ljubljana to Budapest, and usually makes the trip in about 8 hours and 53 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Ljubljana to Budapest during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride from Ljubljana to Budapest?

The coach takes an average of 8 hours and 53 minutes to cover the 236 miles from Ljubljana to Budapest. However, the fastest coach only takes 5 hours and 55 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

"Travelers prefer riding the coach on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Budapest. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go."

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Ljubljana?

The first coach leaves at 00:00 and the last coach leaves at 20:00. To see the times for all coaches from Ljubljana to Budapest, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach schedules are there most days?

There are 11 scheduled coaches that travel from Ljubljana to Budapest every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 5 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

City Information

Budapest

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As the commercial and cultural hub of Hungary, Budapest is a multi-faceted city that appeals to many different kinds of travelers. The city’s star attraction is the blue Danube, which runs through town, dividing it in two. To explore the river to its fullest, you should go on a boat cruise. This is also a good way to enjoy an unobstructed view of the surrounding architecture. After enjoying the sapphire-colored water of the Danube, take a stroll around the historic Castle Hill quarter, which features cobblestone streets and quaint old buildings. While here, don’t hesitate to visit the area’s iconic Buda Castle, which dates back to the 13th century. For those who do not want to pass up a good photo shoot, Fisherman’s Bastion offers amazing panoramic views.

If you are looking for some unique Hungarian dishes, Arany Kaviar Restaurant offers a great selection. For a more casual experience, Hoppacska is a great choice.

The three main rail stations in Budapest are Keleti, Nyugati, and Déii, which offer access to various other Hungarian and European cities. The main bus station is Népliget and it is located on the edge of Budapest’s popular People’s Park. The main airport in the city is the Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Ljubljana?

Main departure station: Bus Station

Most coaches depart from the main station in Ljubljana.

All coach stations in Ljubljana:

  • Bus Station

Where does the coach arrive in Budapest?

Main arrival station: Airport Terminal 2A

Coaches arrive in Budapest at 4 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with.

Coach stations in Budapest:

  • Airport Terminal 2A

  • Üllői út 131

  • Etele tér

  • Mexikói út

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