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Recommended option

Fly to Hamburg  •  4 h 40 min

  1. BUD - HAM

$63 - $235

4 alternative options

Fly to Bremen, train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. BUD - BRE

$126 - $286

Train  •  13 h 34 min

  1. Ec

$240 - $350

Bus  •  14 h 42 min

  1. N260 / ...
  2. X50 / ...

$66 - $109

Drive  •  10 h 45 min

  1. 737 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Hamburg, Germany?

Eurowings, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Budapest to Hamburg hourly. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Hamburg once daily. Tickets cost $240 - $350 and the journey takes 13 h 34 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Bremen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Bremen via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Bremen via Dusseldorf, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Bremen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Bremen via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Bremen via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $3,600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
13 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$240 - $350
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Hamburg is 928 km. The road distance is 1179 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Hamburg is to fly which costs 17 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft and takes 4 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Hamburg is to fly which takes 4 h 40 min and costs 17 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Hamburg Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 13 h 34 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Hamburg via Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Budapest to Hamburg, including transfers.