Travel from Žilina to Budapest

Bus or train from Žilina to Budapest?

You can take a bus from Žilina to Budapest via Banská Bystrica and Népliget M in around 6 hours 5 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Žilina to Budapest via Bratislava hl.st. and Szob in around 6 hours 11 minutes.

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How to get from Žilina to Budapest

ModeDurationPrice
From Zilina train to Zvolen, bus to Budapest Népliget (M3), then subway to Budapest Deák Ferenc tér (M3).5 h 48 min20€
From Žilina AS bus to Banská Bystrica, bus to Népliget M, then bus to Deák Ferenc tér M.6 h 5 min22€
From Zilina train to Bratislava hl.st., train to Szob, then train to Budapest-Nyugati.6 h 11 min20€
From Žilina drive to Budapest.3 h 51 min41€
From Zilina train to Ruzomberok, shuttle to Keleti pályaudvar M, then line 178 bus to Dózsa György tér.5 h 15 min62€

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

It takes approximately 5 hours 48 minutes to get from Žilina to Budapest, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Žilina and Budapest?

No, there is no direct train from Žilina to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Zilina and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati via Bratislava hl.st. and Szob. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 hours 11 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Žilina and Budapest?

No, there is no direct bus from Žilina to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Žilina AS and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Banská Bystrica and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 hours 5 minutes.

Operators from Žilina to Budapest

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)+36 (1) 3 49 49 49Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
SAD Lucenec047/5631385SAD Lucenec
BKK+36 1 3 255 255BKK
Eurobusways+36 20 9148100Eurobusways