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There are 6 ways to get from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly  •  4h 46m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Budapest (BUD) BER - BUD

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Train  •  12h 12m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

Bus  •  13h 22m

  1. Take the bus from S Südkreuz Bhf to Budapest Kelenföld bus station N260

Bus via Berlin Airport BER  •  13h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Budapest Kelenföld bus station N260

Night train  •  14h 30m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Budapest-Nyugati En

Drive  •  8h 6m

  1. Drive from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest 870 km

Alexanderplatz station to Budapest by subway and train

The journey time between Alexanderplatz station and Budapest is around 11h 16m and covers a distance of around 961 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4 min. The fastest journey normally takes 11h 16m. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin and Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, the Alexanderplatz station to Budapest service departs from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arrives in Budapest-Nyugati. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
11h 11m
Layover time:
4 min
Total time:
11h 16m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
11h 16m
Journey distance:
961 km
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
30 811 Ft
Carbon emissions:
50 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:03
Last service departs at:
09:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alexanderplatz station to Budapest subway and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest is to fly which costs €17 - €110 and takes 4h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest is to fly which costs €17 - €110 and takes 4h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest station. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Grunerstr. and arriving at Budapest Kelenföld bus station via S Südkreuz Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati via Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 12m.

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The distance between Alexanderplatz station and Budapest is 688 km. The road distance is 870 km.

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The best way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 12h 12m and costs €80 - €120.

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It takes approximately 4h 46m to get from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest, including transfers.

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Alexanderplatz station to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from S Südkreuz Bhf station.

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Alexanderplatz station to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest is to fly which takes 4h 46m and costs €17 - €110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €80 - €120 and takes 12h 12m, you could also bus, which costs €40 - €55 and takes 13h 22m.

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  • Distance: 687.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 46m

What companies run services between Alexanderplatz station, Germany and Budapest, Hungary?

Ryanair, Wizz Air and two other airlines fly from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest 5 times a day. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity operates a train from Berlin Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati once daily. Tickets cost 30 000 Ft - 42 000 Ft and the journey takes 11h 6m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
41 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
41 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
5 000 Ft - 43 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 300 Ft - 49 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
11h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30 000 Ft - 42 000 Ft
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from S Südkreuz Bhf to Budapest Kelenföld bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Budapest Kelenföld bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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

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Alexanderplatz station to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Budapest-Nyugati station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alexanderplatz station to Budapest is 870 km. It takes approximately 8h 6m to drive from Alexanderplatz station to Budapest.

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Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines, Ryanair and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Budapest Airport.

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The best way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs €2 - €9.

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