There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Helsinki by plane, train, bus, car ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Helsinki (HEL) BUD - HEL

$77 - $201

5 alternative options

Train, bus, car ferry  •  29 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Udine Rj
  3. Take the bus from Udine Autostazione to Tallinn
  4. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$282 - $550

Bus, ferry  •  33 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Venezia Tronchetto 977 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Venezia Tronchetto to Tallinn
  3. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$228 - $300

Bus, car ferry  •  42 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Tallinn 920
  3. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$156 - $399

Train  •  42 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Orscha Central R / ...
  3. Take the train from Orscha Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii AVE
  4. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki 781 / ...

$261 - $363

Drive  •  29 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Helsinki 1509.5 miles

$340 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Helsinki is to fly which costs 21 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Helsinki is to fly which costs 21 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Helsinki is 1460 km. The road distance is 2415.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Budapest to Helsinki, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Helsinki, Finland?

Norwegian Air International, Finnair and three other airlines fly from Budapest to Helsinki every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Helsinki via Wien Hbf, Orscha Central, St Petersburg Vitebskii, Pushkinskaya, Ploshchad Lenina, and Pietari (Finljandski) in around 42 h 21 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Wien Hbf to Orscha Central
Ave. Duration
22 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Orscha Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
www.rw.by
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
vr.fi
Bus operators
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Udine Autostazione to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Venezia Tronchetto to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Venezia Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Riga
Ave. Duration
31 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Riga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Ferry operators

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