There are 5 ways to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava Airport (BTS) by plane, train, bus, night 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  •  3 h

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Vienna (VIE) BUD - VIE

$106 - $297

Cheapest option

Night train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hlavná stanica Metropol

$13 - $20

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st. Ec

$42 - $60

Bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 902 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava, Bratislava Airport 901

$16 - $47

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava Airport (BTS) 149.7 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava Airport (BTS) is to night train which costs 3 600 Ft - 6 000 Ft and takes 4 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava Airport (BTS) is to drive which costs 8 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Budapest Airport (BUD) and Bratislava Airport (BTS) is 175 km. The road distance is 239.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava Airport (BTS), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava Airport (BTS). However, there are services departing from Liszt Ferenc Airport 2 and arriving at Bratislava, Bratislava Airport via Kőbánya-Kispest M, Budapest, Budapest Népliget and Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 13 min.

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

Austrian Airlines flies from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava Airport (BTS) 3 times a day. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Bratislava Airport (BTS) 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

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 Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
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 Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Bratislava, Bratislava Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest to Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Budapest Népliget aut.áll. to Wien Erdberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $12

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