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There are 7 ways to get from Belfast to Budapest by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Belfast City  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Budapest (BUD) BHD - BUD

$101 - $1,007

Cheapest option

Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Budapest (BUD) BFS - BUD

$64 - $181

5 alternative options

Bus to Dublin, fly  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Budapest (BUD) DUB - BUD

$77 - $244

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  40 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$275 - $401

Car ferry, bus  •  43 h 19 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Douglas, Isle of Man
  2. Take the car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Liverpool
  3. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to London Victoria Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Budapest Népliget

$141 - $282

Car ferry, bus and ferry, bus  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Douglas, Isle of Man
  2. Take the car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Liverpool
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Liverpool to Arad
  4. Take the bus from Arad to Budapest

Car ferry, drive  •  26 h 34 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Douglas, Isle of Man
  2. Take the car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Liverpool
  3. Drive from Liverpool to Dover
  4. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  5. Drive from Calais to Budapest

$315 - $566

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Budapest is to fly which costs £45 - £140 and takes 7 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Budapest is to fly which costs £75 - £800 and takes 7 h 31 min.

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The distance between Belfast and Budapest is 1189 miles.

The best way to get from Belfast to Budapest without a car is to train and bus and ferry and bus which takes 40 h 43 min and costs £210 - £310.

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It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to get from Belfast to Budapest, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Belfast City Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Budapest is 1 h ahead of Belfast. It is currently 3:31 AM in Belfast and 4:31 AM in Budapest.

Wizz Air, Ryanair, Jet2.com and three other airlines offer flights from Belfast City Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4418+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Belfast City Airport is to line 600 shuttle which takes 8 min and costs £2 - £4.

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 1188.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 31 min

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Budapest, Hungary?

British Airways, Aer Lingus and six other airlines fly from Belfast to Budapest every 3 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Belfast City to Budapest via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Budapest via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Dublin to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Dublin to Budapest via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Dublin to Budapest via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Dublin to Budapest via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Belfast City to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Dublin to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Belfast City to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Dublin to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Belfast City to Budapest via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Budapest via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Budapest via Geneva
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Belfast City to Budapest via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
29 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
elines.cz
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus and ferry from Liverpool to Arad
Ave. Duration
44 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Arad to Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Ferry operators
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Belfast to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Single offer
$34
Standard fare
$62
Car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com

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