There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Brest by bus, night train, train, car or plane

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KRAKBUD, bus  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Take the KRAKBUD from Budapest to Krakow Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Krakow to Brest K319

$102 - $162

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Night train, train  •  17 h 29 min

  1. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Břeclav Metropol
  2. Take the train from Breclav to Brest Central D / ...

$33 - $48

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Train  •  17 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Brest Central D / ...

$80 - $121

Bus  •  20 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Nowy Sącz
  2. Take the bus from Nowy Sącz, Nowy Sącz Bulwar Narwiku to Lublin
  3. Take the bus from Lublin to Brest

$71 - $115

Drive  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Brest 488.3 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Budapest to Warsaw, train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Warsaw (WAW) BUD - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Terespol

$39 - $183

Fly Budapest to Minsk, train  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Minsk (MSQ) BUD - MSQ
  2. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Brest Central

$101 - $318

Fly Budapest to Rzeszow, bus  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Rzeszow (RZE) BUD - RZE
  2. Take the bus from Rzeszów, Rzeszów Jasionka Lotnisko to Lublin
  3. Take the bus from Lublin to Brest

$102 - $360

Train to Vienna, fly to Warsaw, train  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Warsaw (WAW) VIE - WAW
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Terespol

$142 - $274

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Brest. However, there are services departing from Dózsa György tér and arriving at Brest via Budapest, Nowy Sącz, Nowy Sącz Bulwar Narwiku and Lublin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Brest. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Brest Central via Breclav. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 29 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Brest is 610 km. The road distance is 781.3 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Brest without a car is to KRAKBUD and bus which takes 15 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 15 h 39 min to get from Budapest to Brest, including transfers.

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Budapest to Brest bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, depart from Budapest station.

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Budapest to Brest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Brest is to KRAKBUD and bus which takes 15 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 17 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Warsaw Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Budapest to Brest bus services, operated by Brest Bus Belarus, arrive at Brest station.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Brest.
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  • Distance: 381.5 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 39 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Brest, Belarus?

You can take a bus from Budapest to Brest via Krakow, Teatr Bagatela, Dworzec Główny, and Krakow in around 15 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Brest via Wien Hbf in around 17 h 45 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Budapest to Minsk via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Rzeszow via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Warsaw via Krakow
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Warsaw via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Minsk via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Vienna to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Rzeszow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Rzeszow via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Warsaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Budapest to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $260
Flights from Vienna to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$20 - $140
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Warsaw via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Budapest to Minsk via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Warsaw via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Břeclav
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
cd.cz
Train from Breclav to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
cd.cz
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 Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
14 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Warszawa Wschodnia to Terespol
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $16
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
www.rw.by
2nd Class
$3 - $5
Coupe
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Bus from Budapest to Krakow
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Book at
eurobusways.com
Visit Tour
Website
vt.by
Bus from Krakow to Brest
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
vt.by
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 Kraków, Kraków MDA to Brest
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nowy Sącz, Nowy Sącz Bulwar Narwiku to Lublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rzeszów, Rzeszów Jasionka Lotnisko to Lublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Budapest to Nowy Sącz
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Brest Bus Belarus
Phone
114
Email
av@brest.by
Website
av.brest.by
Bus from Lublin to Brest
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
av.brest.by
Book at
ticketbus.by

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Brest is 2 h ahead of Budapest. It is currently 5:25 AM in Budapest and 6:25 AM in Brest.

Budapest to Brest train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Brest Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Brest is 781 km. It takes approximately 10 h 52 min to drive from Budapest to Brest.

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Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines and LOT offer flights from Budapest Airport to Warsaw Airport.

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Book your Budapest to Brest train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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There are 330+ hotels available in Brest. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs .

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