There are 6 ways to get from Brno to Budapest by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

$35 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér Rj / ...

$11 - $35

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Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Brno, Brno Hotel Grand to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 956 / ...

$21 - $33

Night train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the night train from Brno hlavní nádraží to Budapest-Nyugati Metropol

$13 - $21

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Brno to Budapest 203.8 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD

$115 - $321

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The cheapest way to get from Brno to Budapest is to bus which costs 250 Kč - 700 Kč and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brno to Budapest is to drive which costs 800 Kč - 1 200 Kč and takes 3 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand and arriving at Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brno hl.n. and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Brno and Budapest is 261 km. The road distance is 326.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brno to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 3 h 56 min and costs 850 Kč - 1 200 Kč.

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The train from Brno hl.n. to Budapest-Nyugati takes 3 h 56 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Brno to Budapest bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand station.

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Brno to Budapest train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Brno hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Brno to Budapest is to train which takes 3 h 56 min and costs 850 Kč - 1 200 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 250 Kč - 700 Kč and takes 4 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Brno to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 162.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 56 min

What companies run services between Brno, Czech Republic and Budapest, Hungary?

Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Brno to Budapest 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 56 min. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Brno to Budapest every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. FlixBus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Brno hlavní nádraží to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Brno hlavní nádraží to Wien
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Brno, Brno Hotel Grand to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brno, Brno Hotel Grand to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Brno to Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Schedules at
elines.cz

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