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There are 5 ways to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra by train, bus, night train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Nove Zamky Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Nove Zamky to Nitra Os

$27 - $43

Cheapest option

Night train, bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Nové Zámky Metropol / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nove Zamky to Nitra 404406 / ...

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Bratislava 912 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Nitra, AS RegioJet / ...

$15 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra 121.5 miles

$24 - $40

Towncar  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take a town car from Budapest Airport to Nitra 121.5 miles

$35 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra is to night train and bus which costs 2 800 Ft - 4 000 Ft and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra is to drive which costs 6 500 Ft - 10 000 Ft and takes 2 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Airport and arriving at Nitra, AS via Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Budapest Airport (BUD) and Nitra is 131 km. The road distance is 194.4 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra without a car is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 7 500 Ft - 13 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra, including transfers.

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Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Airport station.

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The best way to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 7 500 Ft - 13 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 4 300 Ft - 12 000 Ft and takes 5 h 15 min.

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Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Nitra, AS station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra is 194 km. It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to drive from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra.

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Map of how to get from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra.
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  • Distance: 81.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra via Ferihegy vasútállomás, Ferihegy, Budapest-Nyugati, and Nove Zamky in around 4 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest Airport (BUD) to Nitra via Bratislava and Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy in around 5 h 15 min.

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 Nove Zamky
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Nove Zamky
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Nové Zámky
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cd.cz
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Airport to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Nitra, AS
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
regiojet.com
SAD Lucenec
Phone
047/5631385
Website
sadlc.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Nitra
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
sadlc.sk
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Nitra
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
slivtour.sk
Arriva Slovensko
Website
arrivanz.sk
Bus from Nove Zamky to Nitra
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivanz.sk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Budapest Airport to Nitra
Estimated price
$35 - $140

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