There are 8 ways to get from Budapest to Skopje by plane, train, bus, shuttle, night train or car

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Skopje, Macedonia?

Wizz Air and Austrian Airlines fly from Budapest to Skopje once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Skopje via Budapest - Népliget and Belgrade in around 15 h 23 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Skopje via Vienna
Avg. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Pristina via Vienna
Avg. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Skopje
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$16 - $120
Flights from Budapest to Pristina
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$23 - $160
Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Fushë Kosovë to Skopje
Avg. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $24
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
German Railways (DB)
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Avg. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Beograd
Avg. Duration
9 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Beograd to Skopje
Avg. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
trainose.gr
Second Class
$26 - $35
First Class
$30 - $45
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Beograd to Skopje
Avg. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $40
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$15 - $22
1st Class Ticket
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Wien to Skopje
Avg. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Belgrade to Skopje
Avg. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Vienna to Skopje
Avg. Duration
10 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $180
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Beograd
Avg. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
Bus from Beograd to Skopje
Avg. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Belgrade
Avg. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Belgrade to Skopje
Avg. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Skopje
Avg. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Skopje
Avg. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $55
Schedules at
bstours.rs
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Budapest to Novi Sad
Avg. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
Blueline MNE
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Novi Sad to Kraljevo
Avg. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
blueline-mne.com
Luki Bus
Phone
+381 36 35-90-90
Email
lukireisen@gmail.com
Website
lukibus.com
Bus from Novi Sad to Kraljevo
Avg. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
lukibus.com
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Kraljevo to Skopje
Avg. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Budapest to Skopje?

The distance between Budapest and Skopje is 640 km. The road distance is 809 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Budapest to Skopje?

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Skopje is to train which costs 14 000 Ft and takes 18 h 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Budapest to Skopje?

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Skopje is to fly which takes 5 h 33 min and costs 44 000 Ft.

Is there a direct train between Budapest and Skopje?

No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Skopje. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Skopje via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 52 min.

Is there a direct bus between Budapest and Skopje?

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Skopje. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Skopje via Budapest - Népliget and Belgrade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Budapest to Skopje?

It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Budapest to Skopje, including transfers.