There are 5 ways to get from Budapest to Čachtice by 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.

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Bratislava 260
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Nové Mesto nad Váhom 701502

$19 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Nové Mesto nad Váhom 701502

$16 - $21

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Nove Zamky Ec
  2. Take the bus from Nove Zamky to Nitra
  3. Take the train from Nitra to Nove Mesto nad Vahom Ex

$31 - $43

Train, bus via Sturovo  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Sturovo Ec
  2. Take the bus from Sturovo to Nitra
  3. Take the train from Nitra to Nove Mesto nad Vahom Ex

$31 - $42

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Čachtice 145.8 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Čachtice is to bus which costs 4 400 Ft - 6 000 Ft and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Čachtice is to drive which costs 8 000 Ft - 12 000 Ft and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Čachtice is 164 km. The road distance is 233.3 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Čachtice without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 5 min and costs 5 000 Ft - 8 500 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from Budapest to Čachtice, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Čachtice is 233 km. It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to drive from Budapest to Čachtice.

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There are 105+ hotels available in Čachtice. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Čachtice.
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  • Distance: 102.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 5 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Čachtice, Slovakia?

You can take a bus from Budapest to Čachtice via Bratislava, Nové Mesto nad Váhom, and Nove Mesto nad Vahom in around 6 h 5 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
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Sturovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
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 Kelenföld to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Nové Mesto nad Váhom
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
sad-po.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
Bus from Sturovo to Nitra
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivanz.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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