There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Innsbruck by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj

$115 - $181

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Bus  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße N391

$41 - $71

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Drive, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$91 - $136

Drive  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Innsbruck 454.7 miles

$80 - $130

Fly Budapest to Innsbruck  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Innsbruck (INN) BUD - INN

$146 - $409

Train to Vienna, fly to Innsbruck  •  6 h 10 min

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

$156 - $430

Fly Budapest to Munich, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Munich (MUC) BUD - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein
  3. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf

$121 - $335

Fly Budapest to Zurich, train  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Zurich (ZRH) BUD - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf

$136 - $356

Shuttle, train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Salzburg Eurobusways
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$94 - $196

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße via Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Innsbruck is 576 km. The road distance is 727.6 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Innsbruck without a car is to train which takes 7 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Budapest to Innsbruck, including transfers.

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Budapest to Innsbruck bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest to Innsbruck train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Innsbruck is to train which takes 7 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 8 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 41 min.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Innsbruck Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Budapest to Innsbruck bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße station.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Innsbruck.
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  • Distance: 360 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 5 min

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

You can take a train from Budapest to Innsbruck via Wien Hbf in around 7 h 5 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest to Innsbruck 5 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $500
Flights from Budapest to Innsbruck via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $500
Flights from Budapest to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $490
Flights from Budapest to Innsbruck via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $500
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Budapest to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Innsbruck via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $490
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
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 Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
cd.cz
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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.

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 Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Innsbruck is 728 km. It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to drive from Budapest to Innsbruck.

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LOT, Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Innsbruck Airport.

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There are 1273+ hotels available in Innsbruck. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs .

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