There are 5 ways to get from Budapest to Hallstatt by train, car, plane or shuttle

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Train via Attnang-Puchheim  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Vienna, Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim, Bahnhof Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt Re / ...

29€ - 89€

4 alternative options

Train  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Hallstatt Ic

63€ - 85€

Drive  •  5h 12m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Hallstatt 503.7 km

50€ - 80€

Fly, train  •  9h 34m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Salzburg (SZG) BUD - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
  3. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt

72€ - 357€

Shuttle  •  5h 30m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Hallstatt Eurobusways

60€ - 120€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Hallstatt is to train via Attnang-Puchheim which costs 10 000 Ft - 31 000 Ft and takes 6h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Hallstatt is to drive which costs 18 000 Ft - 27 000 Ft and takes 5h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Hallstatt. However, there are services departing from Kelenfoeld and arriving at Hallstatt via Vienna, Hbf and Attnang-Puchheim. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 47m.

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The distance between Budapest and Hallstatt is 405 km. The road distance is 503.7 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Hallstatt without a car is to train via Attnang-Puchheim which takes 6h 47m and costs 10 000 Ft - 31 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6h 47m to get from Budapest to Hallstatt, including transfers.

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Budapest to Hallstatt train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Kelenfoeld station.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Salzburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Budapest to Hallstatt train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Hallstatt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Hallstatt is 504 km. It takes approximately 5h 12m to drive from Budapest to Hallstatt.

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  • Distance: 404.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 47m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Hallstatt, Austria?

You can take a train from Budapest to Hallstatt via Wien Hbf, Vienna, Hbf, Attnang-Puchheim, Bahnhof, and Attnang-Puchheim in around 6h 47m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 1100€
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 1100€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 1200€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
220€ - 1100€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 480€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Warsaw Chopin, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 1200€
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Hallstatt
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5€ - 18€
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
5€ - 7€
1st Class
15€ - 18€
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5€ - 18€
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
5€ - 7€
1st Class
16€ - 18€
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 22€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
1st Class
14€ - 22€
Train from Salzburg, Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 8€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
3€ - 5€
1st Class
4€ - 8€
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Attnang-Puchheim, Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Hallstatt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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LOT, British Airways, Finnair and three other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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There are 1562+ hotels available in Hallstatt. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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

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