Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Budapest to Ljubljana start at €67.15 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*
The minimum price of a train ticket from Budapest to Ljubljana is €6.80. To buy train tickets from Budapest to Ljubljana for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.
The average journey time between Budapest and Ljubljana is 9 hours and 6 minutes and the fastest journey time is 8 hours and 3 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 7 trains per day travelling from Budapest to Ljubljana. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from Budapest to Ljubljana departs at 08:30. The last train from Budapest to Ljubljana departs at 19:55. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Budapest to Ljubljana without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Budapest to Ljubljana. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
By train, of course. See trains from Ljubljana to Budapest.