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

Recommended option

Fly, bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. BUD - VIE

$97 - $293

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Rj / ...

$8 - $21

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Ec

$32 - $48

Bus Eurolines HU  •  4 h 25 min

  1. 300 / ...

$10 - $38

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. 145.2 miles

$29 - $45

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

RegioJet operates a bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava 4 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $10 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 26 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Bratislava, Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Budapešť, Ferenc Liszt Airport, T2 to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Bratislava Mlynské nivy
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Orange Ways
Phone
+3670-400-4874
Email
info@orw.hu
Website
orangeways.com
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Bratislava Mlynské nivy
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
orangeways.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Budapest Népliget aut.áll. to Bratislava NAS Mlynské Nivy
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$8 - $11

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest Airport (BUD) and Bratislava is 180 km. The road distance is 232 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava is to bus which costs 2 100 Ft - 6 000 Ft and takes 3 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava is to fly and bus which takes 1 h 41 min and costs 26 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Budapešť, Ferenc Liszt Airport, T2 and arriving at Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava, including transfers.