Duration 2h 52m
Distance 243 km
Average price 4 800 Ft
Frequency 22/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Vienna and Budapest takes 2h 52m and the fastest bus takes 2h 40m. There is a bus service every few hours from Vienna 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. Vienna, Hbf
  2. Budapest
2h 45m
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2 700 Ft - 6 000 Ft

Vienna to Budapest bus times

Buses run hourly between Vienna and Budapest. The earliest departure is at 09:25 in the morning, and the last departure from Vienna is at 21:15 which arrives into Budapest at 00:15. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 52m. 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 Vienna 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.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna, Hbf and arriving at Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 45m.

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The distance between Vienna and Budapest is 214 km. The road distance is 243 km.

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Vienna to Budapest bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Vienna, Hbf station.

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Vienna to Budapest bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop station.

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Book your Vienna to Budapest bus tickets online with Omio, Distribusion and FlixBus.

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What companies run services between Vienna and Budapest?

RegioJet operates a bus from Vienna, Hbf to Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop every 2 hours. Tickets cost 2 700 Ft - 3 800 Ft and the journey takes 2h 45m. FlixBus also services this route hourly.
Bus operators
RegioJet
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
2 700 Ft - 3 800 Ft
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
2 700 Ft - 3 800 Ft
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4 800 Ft - 6 000 Ft

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Central Station to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4 800 Ft - 6 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4 800 Ft - 6 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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