There are 3 ways to get from Budapest to Tihany by train, car ferry, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train, car ferry  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Zamardi D
  2. Take the car ferry from Szántódrév to Tihanyrév

$11 - $14

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Újbuda-központ to Balatonfüred Autóbusz-Állomás 1201 / ...

$14 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Tihany 85.2 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Tihany is 108 km. The road distance is 136.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Budapest to Tihany without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 7 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Budapest to Tihany, including transfers.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Tihany is 136 km. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Budapest to Tihany.

Get driving directions

There are 1714+ hotels available in Tihany. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Budapest to Tihany.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 67.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Tihany, Hungary?

Volanbusz operates a bus from Budapest to Tihany 5 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Balatoni Hajózási Zrt.
Phone
+36 84 310 050
Email
ugyfelkozpont@bahart.hu
Website
balatonihajozas.hu
Car ferry from Szántódrév to Tihanyrév
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
en.balatonihajozas.hu

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Italy Travel Guides, French strikes 2018: What are my alternative transport options? and Travelling Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast by boat, bus, car and train - to help you get the most out of your next trip.