There are 4 ways to get from Budapest to Balatonakali by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Balatonakali-Dörgicse Express

$7 - $12

Cheapest option

Train via Szekesfehervar  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Szekesfehervar Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Szekesfehervar to Balatonakali-Dörgicse Express / ...

$7 - $12

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Újbuda-központ to Balatonakali 1203

$8 - $11

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Balatonakali 89.9 miles

$16 - $24

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Balatonakali, Hungary?

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Balatonakali every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, Volanbusz operates a bus from Budapest to Balatonakali once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Déli to Balatonakali-Dörgicse
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Déli to Szekesfehervar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szekesfehervar to Balatonakali-Dörgicse
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Balatonakali is 119 km. The road distance is 144 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Balatonakali is to bus which costs 2 000 Ft - 2 800 Ft and takes 2 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Balatonakali is to drive which takes 1 h 39 min and costs 4 000 Ft - 6 000 Ft.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Déli and arriving at Balatonakali-Dörgicse. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Budapest Újbuda-központ and arriving at Balatonakali. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

The train from Budapest-Déli to Balatonakali-Dörgicse takes 2 h 17 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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