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Recommended option

Fly to Marseille, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Marseille (MRS) BUD - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Avignon TGV

$101 - $300

Cheapest option

Fly to Nimes, train  •  14 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Nimes (FNI) BUD - FNI
  2. Take the train from Nîmes to Avignon Centre

$83 - $310

8 alternative options

Fly to Montpellier, night bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Montpellier (MPL) BUD - MPL
  2. Take the night bus from Montpellier to Avignon City Center

Fly to Lyon, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Lyon (LYS) BUD - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre

$116 - $326

Fly to Nice, train  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Nice (NCE) BUD - NCE
  2. Take the train from Cannes to Avignon TGV

$137 - $288

Fly to Geneva, train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Geneva (GVA) BUD - GVA
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Avignon TGV

$141 - $309

Train  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zürich HB Rj
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville TGV / ...
  3. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv

$337 - $468

Bus, night bus  •  27 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Grenoble Gare Routiere 787
  2. Take the night bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Avignon City Center Ouibus

Bus  •  29 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Avignon Gare Routière

$120

Drive  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Avignon 955.8 miles

$200 - $300

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Avignon, France?

You can take a train from Budapest to Avignon via Zürich HB and Mulhouse Ville in around 17 h 27 min. Alternatively, Slovak Lines operates a bus from Budapest to Avignon once a week. Tickets cost $119 and the journey takes 28 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Budapest to Nimes via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Budapest to Nimes via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
15 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Budapest to Nimes via London Luton
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Basel
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Cannes to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Geneve to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
Standard
$50 - $75
First
$90 - $120
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$115 - $125
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$115 - $125
1st Class
$140 - $230
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Nîmes to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Standard
$50 - $75
First
$90 - $120
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Night bus from Montpellier to Avignon City Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Night bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Avignon City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Grenoble Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$133 - $137
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Avignon Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$119
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Avignon is 1171 km. The road distance is 1529 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Avignon is to bus which costs 32 260 Ft and takes 29 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Avignon is to fly and train which takes 6 h 9 min and costs 27 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft.

No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Avignon TGV via Zürich HB and Mulhouse Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 27 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Avignon City Center via Budapest Népliget and Grenoble - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Budapest to Avignon, including transfers.