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There are 5 ways to get from Budapest to Novi Sad by bus, train, night bus, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Népliget to Novi Sad 990

$18 - $26

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the night bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS N990

$17 - $28

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Novi Sad D

$45 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Novi Sad 183.2 miles

$30 - $50

Shuttle  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Novi Sad Door to door Shuttle

$27

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Novi Sad is to bus which costs 5 000 Ft - 7 500 Ft and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Novi Sad is to drive which costs 9 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft and takes 2 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Novi Sad. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Novi Sad is 257 km. The road distance is 293.1 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Novi Sad without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 39 min and costs 5 000 Ft - 7 500 Ft.

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Budapest to Novi Sad, including transfers.

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Budapest to Novi Sad train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Budapest-Keleti station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Novi Sad is to bus which takes 5 h 39 min and costs 5 000 Ft - 7 500 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 13 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft and takes 6 h 53 min.

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Budapest to Novi Sad train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Novi Sad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Novi Sad is 293 km. It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to drive from Budapest to Novi Sad.

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  • Distance: 160.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Novi Sad, Serbia?

Fudeks operates a bus from Budapest to Novi Sad twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Novi Sad 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 53 min.

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 Budapest-Keleti to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
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 Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Budapest to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs

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