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There are 8 ways to get from Bristol to Budapest by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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 from Bristol  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Budapest (BUD) BRS - BUD

$89 - $314

7 alternative options

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Budapest (BUD) LHR - BUD

$172 - $376

Train to London City, fly  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Budapest (BUD) LCY - BUD

$191 - $575

Train, bus FlixBus  •  26 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Budapest, Budapest Népliget

$202 - $399

Train, bus via Frankfurt  •  27 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$277 - $433

Bus and ferry, bus  •  38 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Bristol to Arad
  2. Take the bus from Arad to Budapest

$151 - $198

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  20 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  7. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Budapest

$542 - $714

Drive, car ferry  •  18 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Budapest

$266 - $406

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Budapest is to fly which costs £65 - £250 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Budapest is to fly which costs £65 - £250 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Bristol and arriving at Budapest via Arad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 11 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Budapest is 1011 miles.

The best way to get from Bristol to Budapest without a car is to train and bus which takes 26 h 27 min and costs £150 - £310.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Bristol to Budapest, including transfers.

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Bristol to Budapest bus services, operated by Iuga Class Lux, depart from Bristol station.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Bristol to Budapest bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., arrive at Budapest station.

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Budapest is 1 h ahead of Bristol. It is currently 10:29 AM in Bristol and 11:29 AM in Budapest.

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  • Distance: 1010.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Budapest, Hungary?

Ryanair, Brussels Airlines and four other airlines fly from Bristol to Budapest every 3 hours.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from London City to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bristol to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London City to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from London City to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Bristol to Budapest via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Bristol to Budapest via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London City to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Budapest via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
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
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Iuga Class Lux
Website
iugaclasslux.ro
Bus and ferry from Bristol to Arad
Ave. Duration
32 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
iugaclasslux.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

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Lufthansa, BMI Regional, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Bristol Airport to Budapest Airport.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Bristol Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs £9.

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