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There are 5 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly  •  2h 15m

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

5 775 Ft - 78 337 Ft

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Bus  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Budapest Népliget bus station 1926

14 666 Ft - 17 434 Ft

Train  •  12h 18m

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

30 973 Ft - 57 401 Ft

Night bus  •  13h 52m

  1. Take the night bus from Berlin, letiště Schönefeld, P Bus - Terminal B to Brno, AN u hotelu Grand RegioJet
  2. Take the night bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop RegioJet

10 272 Ft - 14 810 Ft

Drive  •  7h 46m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest 850.5 km

33 000 Ft - 48 000 Ft

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Budapest is around 11h 42m and covers a distance of around 990 km. The fastest train normally takes 11h 42m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest train service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Budapest-Nyugati. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
11h 42m
Fastest train time:
11h 42m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
30 973 Ft
Carbon emissions:
52 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:37
Last train departs at:
08:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Budapest is 0036 6 80 277 455.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Budapest is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Budapest is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0036 6 80 277 455.

Yes, entry into Germany from Hungary is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest is to night bus which costs €28 - €45 and takes 13h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest is to fly which costs €16 - €220 and takes 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Berlin Airport BER and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati via Berlin Suedkreuz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 18m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Budapest is 670 km. The road distance is 850.5 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 12h 15m and costs €40 - €50.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest, including transfers.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin Airport BER station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Berlin Suedkreuz station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest is to fly which takes 2h 15m and costs €16 - €220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €50 and takes 12h 15m, you could also train, which costs €85 - €160 and takes 12h 18m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 670.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 15m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Budapest, Hungary?

Ryanair, Wizz Air and two other airlines fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest 5 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin Airport BER to Budapest Népliget bus station once a week. Tickets cost 14 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft and the journey takes 11h 50m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
5 000 Ft - 29 000 Ft
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 120 000 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
3 500 Ft - 25 000 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 Suedkreuz to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
10h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30 000 Ft - 41 000 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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Budapest Népliget bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Night bus from Berlin, letiště Schönefeld, P Bus - Terminal B to Brno, AN u hotelu Grand
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5 500 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Website
RegioJet
Night bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
3 600 Ft - 5 500 Ft
Website
RegioJet

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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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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest Népliget bus station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Budapest-Nyugati station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest is 850 km. It takes approximately 7h 46m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Budapest.

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

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