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Duration 3h
Distance 243 km
Average price 3 300 Ft
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The bus between Vienna and Budapest takes 3h. The bus service runs several times per day 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
Bookable on Rome2rio
2 800 Ft - 3 900 Ft

Vienna to Budapest bus times

Buses run every two hours between Vienna and Budapest. The service departs Vienna at 18:30 in the evening, which arrives into Budapest at 21:30. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h. 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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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 2 800 Ft - 3 900 Ft and the journey takes 2h 45m.
Bus operators
RegioJet
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
2 800 Ft - 3 900 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
2 800 Ft - 3 900 Ft
Website
RegioJet

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