There are 13 ways to get from Bristol to Budapest by plane, train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Bristol  •  5 h 49 min

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

$89 - $314

12 alternative options

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Budapest (BUD) BHX - BUD

$122 - $329

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  7 h 23 min

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

$173 - $377

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

$192 - $576

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Budapest (BUD) LTN - BUD

$130 - $345

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  8 h 12 min

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

$135 - $317

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Budapest (BUD) LGW - BUD

$140 - $377

Train to Manchester, fly  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Budapest (BUD) MAN - BUD

$140 - $356

Train, bus via Lille  •  26 h 31 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

$203 - $411

Train, bus  •  31 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 1920

$169 - $301

Bus  •  33 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 040
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava
  3. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér

$101 - $147

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  19 h 49 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. Drive from München Ost to Budapest

$549 - $716

Drive, car ferry  •  18 h

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

$266 - $406

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Budapest is to bus which costs £75 - £120 and takes 33 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Budapest is to fly which costs £65 - £240 and takes 5 h 49 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 31 min and costs £150 - £320.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Bristol to Budapest, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Budapest is to fly which takes 5 h 49 min and costs £65 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £75 - £120 and takes 33 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Budapest is 1 h ahead of Bristol. It is currently 8:57 AM in Bristol and 9:57 AM in Budapest.

Map of how to get from Bristol to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 1010.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

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

Ryanair, Brussels Airlines and five other airlines fly from Bristol to Budapest every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Budapest via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London Victoria Coach Station, Bratislava, Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy, Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér, and Kelenföld vasútállomás M in around 33 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London City to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Birmingham to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from London City to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Budapest via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Flights from Bristol to Budapest via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Flights from London Luton to Budapest via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Budapest via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Manchester to Budapest via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Manchester to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Birmingham to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Birmingham to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London City to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $80
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
$95 - $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 - $230
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
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 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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
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
Bus from London to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
29 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
elines.cz
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 from Bristol, Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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