COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Hungary. Learn More.
Duration 15h 57m
Distance 869.9 km
Average price 19 326 Ft
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The average bus between Checkpoint Charlie and Budapest takes 15h 57m and the fastest bus takes 13h 54m. The bus runs, on average, 3 times per week from Checkpoint Charlie to Budapest. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Berlin Central Bus Station
  2. Budapest
15h 2m
17 174 Ft - 21 427 Ft

Checkpoint Charlie to Budapest bus times

Buses run three times a week between Checkpoint Charlie and Budapest. The service departs Checkpoint Charlie at 08:55 in the morning, which arrives into Budapest at 04:39. All services require a transfer, and take on average 15h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Checkpoint Charlie to Budapest? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Hungary. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Hungary.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct bus from Checkpoint Charlie to Budapest. However, there are services departing from U Kochstr./Checkpoint Charlie and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via S Halensee, Berlin Central Bus Station and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 2m.

More details

It is 688 km from Checkpoint Charlie to Budapest. It is approximately 869.9 km to drive.

Get driving directions

Checkpoint Charlie to Budapest bus services, operated by Arda Tur, depart from Berlin Central Bus Station.

More details

Checkpoint Charlie to Budapest bus services, operated by Arda Tur, arrive at Budapest Népliget M station.

More details

There are 619+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at 27 500 Ft per night.

More details

What companies run services between Checkpoint Charlie and Budapest?

You can take a bus from Checkpoint Charlie to Budapest via S Anhalter Bahnhof, S Südkreuz Bhf, Berlin, Südkreuz Bf, Prague, ÚAN Florenc, Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop, and Kelenföld vasútállomás M in around 13h 25m.
Bus operators
RegioJet
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3 600 Ft - 5 500 Ft
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3 600 Ft - 5 500 Ft
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5 500 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Website
RegioJet
Arda Tur
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
15 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps