There are 5 ways to get from Budapest to Gliwice by train, night bus, bus, car or plane

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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Train, night bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bohumin Ec
  2. Take the night bus from Bohumín to Gliwice Dworzec PKP Leo Express

$42 - $60

4 alternative options

KRAKBUD, bus  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the KRAKBUD from Budapest to Krakow Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Gliwice Leo Express

$90 - $122

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Gliwice 348.5 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Krakow, bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Krakow (KRK) BUD - KRK
  2. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Gliwice Dworzec PKP

$96 - $328

Fly to Katowice  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Katowice (KTW) BUD - KTW

$163 - $615

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Gliwice is to train and night bus which costs 11 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Gliwice is to drive which costs 17 000 Ft - 25 000 Ft and takes 5 h 12 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Gliwice is 312 km. The road distance is 557.7 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Gliwice without a car is to train and night bus which takes 7 h 17 min and costs 11 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to get from Budapest to Gliwice, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Gliwice is to KRAKBUD and bus which takes 9 h 19 min and costs 24 000 Ft - 34 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 45 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Krakow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Gliwice is 558 km. It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to drive from Budapest to Gliwice.

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  • Distance: 195.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 17 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Gliwice, Poland?

You can take a bus from Budapest to Gliwice via Krakow, Teatr Bagatela, Dworzec Główny, and Kraków in around 9 h 19 min. Alternatively, Lufthansa, LOT and two other airlines fly from Budapest to Gliwice hourly.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Krakow, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Stockholm Skavsta
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
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 Bohumin
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Night bus from Bohumín to Gliwice Dworzec PKP
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Bus from Kraków dw. aut. to Gliwice Dworzec PKP
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Kraków Airport to Gliwice Dworzec PKP
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Bus from Budapest to Krakow
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Book at
eurobusways.com
Eurores
Phone
(017) 27 73 759
Email
eurores@op.pl
Website
eurores.pl
Bus from Kraków to Gliwice
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
eurores.pl

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