There are 13 ways to get from Budapest to Dover by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Budapest to London City, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London City (LCY) BUD - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Dover Priory

$139 - $426

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Fly Budapest to London Luton, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London Luton (LTN) BUD - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$92 - $279

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Fly Budapest to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London Heathrow (LHR) BUD - LHR
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$121 - $284

Fly Budapest to London Stansted, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London Stansted (STN) BUD - STN
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$103 - $255

Fly Budapest to London Gatwick, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London Gatwick (LGW) BUD - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$115 - $316

Fly Budapest to Southend, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Southend (SEN) BUD - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Dover Priory

$108 - $1,377

Train to Bratislava, fly to London Stansted, train  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st.
  2. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to London Stansted (STN) BTS - STN
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$130 - $331

Train to Vienna, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to London Gatwick (LGW) VIE - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  4. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$156 - $369

Train  •  20 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est

$429 - $722

Bus, bus and ferry  •  25 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Lille 1920
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover

$131 - $216

Bus  •  29 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Folkestone Coach Interchange

$107 - $157

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  17 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to München Ost
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone

$543 - $694

Drive, car ferry  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover

$232 - $336

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Dover is to bus which costs 29 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft and takes 29 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Dover is to fly and train which costs 38 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft and takes 7 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Dover. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Folkestone/Dover via Budapest, Budapest Népliget and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Dover. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Dover Priory via Wien Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris Nord Eurostar and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 5 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Dover is 1343 km.

The best way to get from Budapest to Dover without a car is to train which takes 20 h 5 min and costs 110 000 Ft - 200 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from Budapest to Dover, including transfers.

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Budapest to Dover bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest to Dover train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Dover is to train which takes 20 h 5 min and costs 110 000 Ft - 200 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 29 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft and takes 29 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Dover.
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  • Distance: 839.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 12 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Dover, England?

You can take a train from Budapest to Dover via Wien Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris-Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, Ashford(Kent) Int., and Ashford International in around 20 h 5 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CZ operates a bus from Budapest to Dover twice a week. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 26 h 30 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Billund
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Bratislava to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Bratislava to London Stansted via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Budapest to London Luton via Tirgu Mures
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to London City
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Budapest to Southend
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Greater Anglia
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $190
1st Class
$190 - $270
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Lille
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Folkestone Coach Interchange
Ave. Duration
26 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
elines.cz
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Budapest to Dover bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Folkestone/Dover station.

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Dover is 1 h behind Budapest. It is currently 11:29 PM in Budapest and 10:29 PM in Dover.

Budapest to Dover train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Ashford(Kent) Int. station.

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LOT, Swiss, Lufthansa and KLM offer flights from Budapest Airport to London City Airport.

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There are 494+ hotels available in Dover. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs 350 Ft.

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