There are 8 ways to get from Milan to Budapest by plane, subway, train, bus, night train 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 Milan Malpensa  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Budapest (BUD) MXP - BUD

$38 - $138

Cheapest option

Line 2 subway to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Lanza to Cologno Nord
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Budapest (BUD) BGY - BUD

$37 - $180

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Fly from Milan Linate  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Budapest (BUD) LIN - BUD

$89 - $224

Train  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fr
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Wiener Neustadt Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Sopron to Budapest-Déli Ic

$106 - $186

Bus  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Budapest, Budapest Népliget N403 / ...

$59 - $99

Train, bus  •  17 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Re_6
  2. Take the bus from Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova to Budapest Népliget

$69 - $129

Night train, train  •  16 h 41 min

  1. Take the night train from Milano Centrale to Wiener Neustadt Hbf Nj
  2. Take the train from Sopron to Györ R / ...
  3. Take the train from Györ to Budapest-Déli R / ...

$92 - $162

Drive  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Budapest 601.7 miles

$140 - $210

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Budapest. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Milan, Milan and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Budapest-Déli via Venezia Mestre, Wiener Neustadt Hbf and Sopron. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 33 min.

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The distance between Milan and Budapest is 787 km. The road distance is 962.8 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 14 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Milan to Budapest, including transfers.

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

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Milan to Budapest train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Budapest is to fly which takes 5 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 14 h 33 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 15 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Milan to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 491.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Budapest, Hungary?

Wizz Air, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Milan to Budapest every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milan to Budapest via Venezia Mestre, Wiener Neustadt Hbf, and Sopron in around 14 h 33 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $170
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Budapest via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Wiener Neustadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Milano Centrale to Wiener Neustadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
11 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Sopron to Budapest-Déli
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Sopron to Györ
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Györ to Budapest-Déli
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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 Milan, Milan to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Milan to Budapest train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Budapest-Déli station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Budapest is 963 km. It takes approximately 9 h 3 min to drive from Milan to Budapest.

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Wizz Air, Swiss, Eurowings and two other airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4266+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Malpensa Airport is to train which takes 37 min and costs .

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