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

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Car ferry, train  •  2 h 34 min

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

$10 - $13

2 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Tihanyrév to Szántódrév
  2. Take the bus from Zamárdi Vasúti Megállóhely to Budapest Bocskai út Vincellér utca 1177

$10 - $13

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Tihany to Budapest 85.5 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Tihany to Budapest is to car ferry and bus which costs 2 900 Ft - 3 800 Ft and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tihany to Budapest is to drive which costs 4 200 Ft - 6 500 Ft and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Tihany and Budapest is 108 km. The road distance is 136.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Tihany to Budapest, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tihany to Budapest is 137 km. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from Tihany to Budapest.

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There are 4563+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tihany to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 67.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 34 min

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

There is no direct connection from Tihany to Budapest. However, you can take the drive to Tihanyrév, take the car ferry to Szántódrév, take the drive to Zamardi, then take the train to Budapest-Déli. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tihany to Budapest via Tihanyrév, Szántódrév, and Zamárdi Vasúti Megállóhely in around 3 h 2 min.

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Balatoni Hajózási Zrt.
+36 84 310 050
Car ferry from Tihanyrév to Szántódrév
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8 min
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