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There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Dublin by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry 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.

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Fly from Budapest  •  6h 1m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Dublin (DUB) BUD - DUB

$65 - $234

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Train to Bratislava, fly  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bratislava hl.st.
  2. Fly from Bratislava (BTS) to Dublin (DUB) BTS - DUB

$86 - $258

Train to Vienna, fly  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Dublin (DUB) VIE - DUB

$135 - $315

Bus, train, bus and ferry  •  38h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Lille
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$166 - $320

Bus, train, car ferry  •  40h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$303 - $447

Train, bus, car ferry  •  41h 12m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Brno hl.n. Ec
  2. Take the bus from Brno to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Nuneaton
  4. Take the train from Nuneaton to Holyhead
  5. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$268 - $391

Bus, bus and ferry  •  47h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Arad
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Arad to Dublin

$195 - $244

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Nove Zamky Ec / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nitra to Trencin
  3. Take the bus from Trenčín to Bradford
  4. Take the bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin 880

$176 - $227

Drive, car ferry  •  26h 5m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$345 - $498

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Dublin is to fly which costs 18 000 Ft - 70 000 Ft and takes 6h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Dublin is to fly which costs 18 000 Ft - 70 000 Ft and takes 6h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Budapest and arriving at Dublin via Arad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47h 38m.

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The distance between Budapest and Dublin is 1894 km.

The best way to get from Budapest to Dublin without a car is to bus and train and bus and ferry which takes 38h 15m and costs 46 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6h 1m to get from Budapest to Dublin, including transfers.

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Budapest to Dublin bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., depart from Budapest station.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Budapest to Dublin bus services, operated by Matei Unitrans, arrive at Dublin station.

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Dublin is 1h behind Budapest. It is currently 7:52 AM in Budapest and 6:52 AM in Dublin.

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  • Distance: 1183.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 1m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Dublin, Ireland?

Ryanair, Aer Lingus and six other airlines fly from Budapest to Dublin hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Dublin via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Dublin via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Bratislava to Dublin via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Budapest to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Budapest to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Vienna to Dublin via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Train operators
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
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Brno hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Nove Zamky
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Train from Nuneaton to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $150
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
21h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to London
Ave. Duration
29h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
National Express
Bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
National Express
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Budapest Népliget to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Brno to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
elines.cz
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Arad
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Arriva Slovensko
Website
arrivanz.sk
Bus from Nitra to Trencin
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivanz.sk
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Trenčín to Bradford
Ave. Duration
29h 58m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
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Aer Lingus, KLM, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Dublin Airport.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 29m and costs 350 Ft.

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