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There are 5 ways to get from Lviv to Budapest by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Ukrainian Railways  •  12h 20m

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Budapest-Keleti Kyiv

$35 - $55

Cheapest option

Train Ukrainian Railways (UZ)  •  12h 58m

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Chop D
  2. Take the train from Chop to Budapest-Nyugati D

$17 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus  •  13h

  1. Take the bus from Lviv, Lviv bus station to Budapest, Budapest Népliget N3300

$32 - $57

Drive  •  7h 16m

  1. Drive from Lviv to Budapest 359.1 miles

$60 - $95

Fly  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Budapest (BUD) LWO - BUD

$92 - $292

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lviv to Budapest is to train which costs 480 ₴ - 850 ₴ and takes 12h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Lviv to Budapest is to fly which costs 2 500 ₴ - 8 500 ₴ and takes 6h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lviv to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Zelena str. and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Lviv, Lviv bus station and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lvov and arriving at Budapest-Keleti. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12h 20m.

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The distance between Lviv and Budapest is 449 km. The road distance is 574.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 12h 20m and costs 1 000 ₴ - 1 600 ₴.

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The train from Lvov to Budapest-Keleti takes 12h 20m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Lviv to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lviv, Lviv bus station.

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Lviv to Budapest train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, depart from Lvov station.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Budapest is to train which takes 12h 20m and costs 1 000 ₴ - 1 600 ₴. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 900 ₴ - 1 600 ₴ and takes 13h, you could also fly, which costs 2 500 ₴ - 8 500 ₴ and takes 6h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Lviv to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 280.6 miles
  • Duration: 12h 20m

What companies run services between Lviv, Ukraine and Budapest, Hungary?

Ukrainian Railways operates a train from Lviv to Budapest once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 12h 20m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lviv to Budapest twice a week. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 11h 20m. EuroClub also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Poznan, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Lvov to Chop
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Chop to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lviv, Lviv bus station to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua

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There is no direct flight from Lviv Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Lviv to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest is 1h behind Lviv. It is currently 11:52 AM in Lviv and 10:52 AM in Budapest.

Lviv to Budapest train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Budapest-Keleti station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lviv to Budapest is 575 km. It takes approximately 7h 16m to drive from Lviv to Budapest.

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Ukraine International Airlines, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and LOT offer flights from Lviv Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4612+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Lviv Airport is to Trolleybus which takes 22m and costs 5 ₴.

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