There are 7 ways to get from Budapest to Bologna by plane, bus, train, night train 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 from Budapest  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bologna (BLQ) BUD - BLQ

$47 - $255

6 alternative options

Bus to Vienna, fly  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bologna (BLQ) VIE - BLQ

$96 - $360

Train  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien HBF to Venezia Mestre Ec
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...

$157 - $229

Bus Eurolines HU  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Bologna 771

$61 - $91

Bus ATVO S.p.A.  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb 976 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Autobusni kolodvor to Bologna Florentia Bus

$48 - $76

Train, night train  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Györ
  2. Take the train from Györ to Sopron
  3. Take the night train from Wiener Neustadt to Bologna Centrale Station

$86 - $122

Drive  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Bologna 527.2 miles

$120 - $190

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Bologna, Italy?

Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Budapest to Bologna 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Bologna via Wien Hbf, Wien HBF, and Venezia Mestre in around 12 h 37 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $300
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Wien HBF to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
italotreno.it
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Déli to Györ
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Györ to Sopron
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wiener Neustadt to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Bologna
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Budapest Népliget aut.áll. to Wien Flughafen Schwechat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $12
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Autobusni kolodvor to Bologna
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
atvo.it

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Budapest to Bologna?

The distance between Budapest and Bologna is 682 km. The road distance is 844 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Budapest to Bologna?

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Bologna is to bus which costs 12 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft and takes 15 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Budapest to Bologna?

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Bologna is to fly which takes 4 h 22 min and costs 12 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft.

Is there a direct train between Budapest and Bologna?

No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Bologna C.Le via Wien HBF and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 37 min.

Is there a direct bus between Budapest and Bologna?

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Bologna. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Bologna via Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 13 min.

How long does it take to get from Budapest to Bologna?

It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Budapest to Bologna, including transfers.