There are 3 ways to get from Budapest to Balatonlelle by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Balatonlelle Express / ...

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Újbuda-központ to Balatonlelle Vasúti Megállóhely 1177

$7 - $10

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Balatonlelle 87.5 miles

$15 - $23

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

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Balatonlelle hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, Volanbusz operates a bus from Budapest to Balatonlelle once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 2 h 14 min.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Balatonlelle is 129 km. The road distance is 140 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Balatonlelle is to bus which costs 2 000 Ft - 2 700 Ft and takes 2 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Balatonlelle is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs 4 200 Ft - 6 500 Ft.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Déli and arriving at Balatonlelle. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Budapest Újbuda-központ and arriving at Balatonlelle Vasúti Megállóhely. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

The train from Budapest-Déli to Balatonlelle takes 2 h 3 min including transfers and departs hourly.