There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Valencia by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Budapest  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Valencia (VLC) BUD - VLC

$87 - $225

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Train to Vienna, fly  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Valencia (VLC) VIE - VLC

$147 - $386

Train  •  26 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  5. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  6. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Em

$455 - $626

Bus, bus and ferry  •  32 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Genoa, Genoa 1922
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Genova to Valencia

$153 - $243

Bus  •  41 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Arad
  2. Take the bus from Arad to Valencia

$136 - $175

Drive  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Valencia 1420.9 miles

$260 - $390

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Valencia via Budapest, Budapest Népliget, Genova - Doria Metro Principe and Genova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla via Wien Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Strasbourg, Montpellier Saint-Roch and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 51 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Valencia is 1796 km. The road distance is 2273.5 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Valencia without a car is to train which takes 26 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Budapest to Valencia, including transfers.

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Budapest to Valencia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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

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The best way to get from Budapest to Valencia is to fly which takes 5 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 26 h 51 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 41 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Valencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h.

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Budapest to Valencia bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, arrive at Valencia station.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Valencia.
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  • Distance: 1122.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 56 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Valencia, Spain?

Ryanair, Swiss and eight other airlines fly from Budapest to Valencia every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Valencia via Wien Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Strasbourg, Montpellier Saint-Roch, and Barcelona Sants in around 26 h 51 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Valencia
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Valencia via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Train operators
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
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $140
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Genova to Valencia
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Arad
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Tabita Tour
Phone
+4-0263-21.55.00
Website
tabitatour.ro
Bus from Arad to Valencia
Ave. Duration
36 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
tabitatour.autogari.ro

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Budapest to Valencia train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Valencia is 2274 km. It takes approximately 21 h 11 min to drive from Budapest to Valencia.

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Air France, Air Europa, CSA and seven other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Valencia Airport.

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Book your Budapest to Valencia train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and four other operators.

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There are 1702+ hotels available in Valencia. Prices start at $58 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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