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There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Antwerp by plane, bus, train, night train, night bus or car

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Fly Budapest to Brussels

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Brussels (BRU)

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Fly Budapest to Charleroi, bus, train

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Charleroi (CRL)
  2. Take the bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels Midi / Brussel Zuid West
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Antwerpen-Centraal

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Fly Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol, train

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS)
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central

Train to Vienna, fly to Brussels

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Brussels (BRU)

Train

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bruxelles-Nord
  3. Take the train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Antwerpen-Centraal

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop to Vienna, Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Vienna Central Station to Antwerp

Train, night train

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
  3. Take the train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Antwerpen-Centraal

Bus, night bus

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
  2. Take the night bus from Bratislava Mlynske nivy to Antwerp Berchem Bus Stop

Drive

  1. Drive from Budapest to Antwerp
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International entry into Belgium from Hungary

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Belgium, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, Namibia, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Hungary

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Hungary
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Andorra, Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Namibia, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates and Uruguay
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, Namibia, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Vatican
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • COVID-19 test 7 days after arrival
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Rules to follow in Belgium

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Considerations leaving from Hungary

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from Hungary.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Antwerp is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Antwerp is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Antwerp is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Hungary from Belgium.

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Last updated: 25 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Antwerp is to bus and night bus which costs 16 000 Ft - 24 000 Ft and takes 28h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Antwerp is to fly which costs 16 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft and takes 5h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop and arriving at Antwerp via Vienna Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Antwerpen-Centraal via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 20m.

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It is 1136 km from Budapest to Antwerp. It is approximately 1350.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Antwerp without a car is to train which takes 15h 20m and costs 45 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 5h 27m to get from Budapest to Antwerp, including transfers.

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Budapest to Antwerp bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop station.

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Budapest to Antwerp train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Budapest-Keleti station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Antwerp is to fly which takes 5h 27m and costs 16 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 45 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft and takes 15h 20m, you could also bus, which costs 23 000 Ft - 32 000 Ft and takes 24h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Antwerp.
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  • Distance: 1135.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 27m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Antwerp, Belgium?

Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Budapest to Antwerp every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Antwerp via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord in around 15h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €380
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €380
Flights from Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €370
Flights from Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €370
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €550
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €380
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €410
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€19 - €160
Flights from Budapest to Charleroi via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€19 - €160
Flights from Budapest to Charleroi via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€19 - €160
Flights from Budapest to Charleroi via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€19 - €160
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Flights from Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €380
Flights from Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €450
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €370
Flights from Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €270
Flights from Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €270
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €230
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €460
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €460
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €240
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €10
1st Class
€9 - €14
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €9
1st Class
€9 - €14
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Thalys
Standard
€40 - €55
Comfort
€50 - €70
Premium
€50 - €75
Train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Website
Thalys
Standard
€50 - €75
Comfort
€65 - €85
Premium
€75 - €110
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
10h 43m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
mavcsoport.hu
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €22
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
€6 - €10
1st Class
€14 - €22
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
13h 32m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Email
info@flibco.com
Website
flibco.com
Bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels Midi / Brussel Zuid West
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Flibco
Standard Ticket
€11 - €14
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest Kelenföld bus station to Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna Central Station to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Night bus from Bratislava Mlynske nivy to Antwerp Berchem Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Union Ivkoni

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Budapest to Antwerp bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Antwerp station.

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Budapest to Antwerp train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Antwerpen-Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Antwerp is 1351 km. It takes approximately 11h 49m to drive from Budapest to Antwerp.

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KLM, LOT, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Brussels Airport.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 31 min and costs 900 Ft.

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