There are 3 ways to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Debrecen by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Ferihegy to Debrecen Ic

$10 - $15

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Debrecen Autóbusz-Állomás 1060

$13 - $19

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Debrecen 147.6 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Debrecen is to train which costs 2 800 Ft - 4 300 Ft and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Debrecen is to drive which takes 2 h 12 min and costs 7 000 Ft - 11 000 Ft.

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The distance between Budapest Airport (BUD) and Debrecen is 179 km. The road distance is 236 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Debrecen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Debrecen. However, there are services departing from Liszt Ferenc Airport 2 and arriving at Debrecen Autóbusz-Állomás via Kőbánya-Kispest M and Budapest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Debrecen hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, Volanbusz operates a bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Debrecen twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

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