There are 7 ways to get from Budapest East Station to Vienna by train, bus, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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

Train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf D / ...

$55 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 902 / ...

$11 - $41

5 alternative options

Bus RegioJet  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse Rj

$12 - $15

Night train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf En

$55 - $80

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Budapest East Station to Vienna 153.9 miles

$28 - $45

Fly  •  3 h 3 min

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

$104 - $307

Shuttle  •  4 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Wien Eurobusways

$65 - $85

What companies run services between Budapest East Station, Hungary and Vienna, Austria?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest East Station to Vienna 4 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 41 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest East Station to Vienna hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h. Two other operators also service this route.

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-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
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
$37
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$10 - $13
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Wien
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Budapest East Station to Vienna?

The distance between Budapest East Station and Vienna is 217 km. The road distance is 246 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Budapest East Station to Vienna?

The cheapest way to get from Budapest East Station to Vienna is to bus which costs 3 100 Ft - 4 000 Ft and takes 4 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Budapest East Station to Vienna?

The quickest way to get from Budapest East Station to Vienna is to drive which takes 2 h 24 min and costs 7 000 Ft - 11 000 Ft.

Is there a direct train between Budapest East Station and Vienna?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Wien Hbf. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

Is there a direct bus between Budapest East Station and Vienna?

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest East Station to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Keleti pályaudvar M and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg via Astoria M and Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Budapest East Station to Vienna?

The train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf takes 2 h 41 min including transfers and departs four times a day.