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

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Train to Szczecin, fly  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Port Lotniczy Szczecin-Goleniow
  2. Fly from Szczecin (SZZ) to Budapest (BUD) SZZ - BUD

$72 - $279

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Bus to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Szczecin Dworzec Główny PKP to Berlin Schönefeld Airport
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Budapest (BUD) SXF - BUD

$20 - $86

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Bus to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Szczecin Glowny Krzystofa Kolumba to Berlin Tegel Airport
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Budapest (BUD) TXL - BUD

$42 - $130

Bus, train  •  14 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Szczecin, Szczecin station to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz 057
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

$199 - $287

Bus FlixBus  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Szczecin, Szczecin station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 057
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld N260

$59 - $100

Bus Ecolines  •  24 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Szczecin to Katowice
  2. Take the bus from Katowice to Budapest Népliget

$61 - $90

Night train, train  •  15 h 44 min

  1. Take the night train from Szczecin Glowny to Rybnik(PL) Regional
  2. Take the train from Rybnik(PL) to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

$50 - $76

Drive  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Szczecin to Budapest 638.2 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Szczecin to Budapest is to bus and fly which costs 70 zł - 320 zł and takes 6 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Szczecin to Budapest is to bus and fly which costs 150 zł - 480 zł and takes 6 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Szczecin station to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Szczecin, Szczecin station and arriving at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld via Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Szczecin to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Szczecin Glowny and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati via Rybnik(PL). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 44 min.

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The distance between Szczecin and Budapest is 732 km. The road distance is 1021.2 km.

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The best way to get from Szczecin to Budapest without a car is to bus and train which takes 14 h 16 min and costs 700 zł - 1 100 zł.

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It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Szczecin to Budapest, including transfers.

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Szczecin to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Szczecin, Szczecin station.

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Szczecin to Budapest train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Szczecin Glowny station.

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There is no direct flight from Szczecin Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Szczecin to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld station.

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Szczecin to Budapest train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Budapest-Nyugati station.

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  • Distance: 457.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 3 min

What companies run services between Szczecin, Poland and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Szczecin to Budapest via Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 16 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Szczecin to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Szczecin to Budapest via Stockholm Skavsta
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Szczecin Glowny to Port Lotniczy Szczecin-Goleniow
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
Night train from Szczecin Glowny to Rybnik(PL)
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from Rybnik(PL) to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Interglobus
Phone
(+48) 91 48 50 422
Email
biuro@followme.pl
Website
interglobus.pl
Bus from Szczecin Glowny Krzystofa Kolumba to Berlin Tegel Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
interglobus.pl
Bus from Szczecin Dworzec Główny PKP to Berlin Schönefeld Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
interglobus.pl
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Szczecin, Szczecin station to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Szczecin, Szczecin station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
PKS Gryfice
Phone
914 698 311
Website
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Szczecin to Katowice
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Katowice to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
12 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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