There are 4 ways to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra by bus, train, night train, car or plane

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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Bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Bratislava 912 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Nitra 608501 / ...

$16 - $41

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Train, night train, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Vac R
  2. Take the night train from Vác to Nové Zámky
  3. Take the bus from Nove Zamky to Nitra

$11 - $15

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra 121.5 miles

$24 - $40

Fly, bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Vienna (VIE) BUD - VIE
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
  3. Take the bus from Bratislava to Nitra

$100 - $310

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Airport and arriving at Nitra via Bratislava. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Budapest Airport (BUD) and Nitra is 131 km. The road distance is 194.4 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra, including transfers.

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Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Airport station.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra bus services, operated by SAD Lucenec, arrive at Nitra station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra is 194 km. It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to drive from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Budapest Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 72+ hotels available in Nitra. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra.
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  • Distance: 81.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Budapest Airport (BUD), Hungary and Nitra, Slovakia?

You can take a bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra via Bratislava in around 5 h 8 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Vac
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Night train from Vác to Nové Zámky
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Vác to Nové Zámky
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
cd.cz
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 Budapest, Budapest Airport to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAD Lucenec
Phone
047/5631385
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Nitra
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Nitra, AS
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Nitra
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
slivtour.sk
Arriva Slovensko
Website
arrivanz.sk
Bus from Nove Zamky to Nitra
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivanz.sk

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