There are 5 ways to get from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Budapest by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Ec

$40 - $57

Cheapest option

Night train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Metropol

$9 - $14

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. 901
  2. 912 / ...

$15 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. 130.3 miles

$26 - $40

Bus, fly  •  3 h 38 min

  1. VIE - BUD

$101 - $299

What companies run services between Bratislava Airport (BTS), Slovakia and Budapest, Hungary?

Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK) operates a train from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Budapest 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Budapest via Vienna Airport, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Népliget M in around 4 h 47 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
slovakrail.sk
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Bratislava hlavná stanica to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Airport to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Vienna Airport to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Orange Ways
Phone
+3670-400-4874
Email
info@orw.hu
Website
orangeways.com
Bus from Airport Wien to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
orangeways.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Wien Flughafen Schwechat to Budapest Népliget aut.áll.
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $12

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bratislava Airport (BTS) and Budapest is 156 km. The road distance is 209 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Budapest is to night train which costs 7€ - 13€ and takes 4 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Budapest is to drive which takes 2 h 5 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

No, there is no direct bus from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Bratislava, Bratislava Airport and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Vienna Airport and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Bratislava Airport (BTS) to Budapest, including transfers.