There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Berlin by plane, 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

Fly to Berlin Tegel  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BUD - TXL

$38 - $135

Cheapest option

Fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) BUD - SXF

$21 - $104

4 alternative options

Train  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ec

$180 - $270

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz N260

$51 - $84

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy Rj
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Berlin

$49 - $74

Drive  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Berlin 545.1 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Berlin is to fly which costs 6 000 Ft - 30 000 Ft and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Berlin is to fly which takes 4 h 28 min and costs 10 000 Ft - 39 000 Ft.

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The distance between Budapest and Berlin is 688 km. The road distance is 872 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Budapest to Berlin, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Berlin, Littenstr. via S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief). Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Berlin, Germany?

easyJet, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Budapest to Berlin every 3 hours. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Berlin once daily. Tickets cost $180 - $270 and the journey takes 11 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $160
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Bratislava to Berlin
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
elines.cz

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