There are 5 ways to get from Bologna to Budapest by plane, bus, train, night train 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.

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Fly  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Budapest (BUD) BLQ - BUD

$48 - $255

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Bus  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to Budapest Népliget 771 / ...

$59 - $85

Train  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$136 - $226

Night train, train  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the night train from Bologna Centrale to Wiener Neustadt Hbf Nj
  2. Take the train from Sopron to Budapest-Déli Ic

$97 - $157

Drive  •  8 h

  1. Drive from Bologna to Budapest 528.5 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Budapest is to bus which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 12 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Budapest is to fly which takes 4 h 26 min and costs 40€ - 230€.

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The distance between Bologna and Budapest is 682 km. The road distance is 846 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Bologna to Budapest, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Bologna and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Kelenföld via Venezia Mestre and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 1 min.

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What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Budapest, Hungary?

Wizz Air and Austrian Airlines fly from Bologna to Budapest once daily. Alternatively, Eurolines HU operates a bus from Bologna to Budapest 3 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 12 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bologna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Bologna Centrale to Wiener Neustadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Bologna to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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