There are 11 ways to get from Budapest to Italy by plane, train, bus, night train 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 to Rome  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Rome (FCO) BUD - FCO

$60 - $190

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BUD - MXP

$36 - $138

9 alternative options

Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) BUD - BGY

$37 - $185

Fly to Rome Ciampino  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) BUD - CIA

$39 - $178

Fly to Naples  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Naples (NAP) BUD - NAP

$52 - $233

Fly to Bari  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bari (BRI) BUD - BRI

$57 - $207

Train  •  15 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$163 - $284

Bus RegioJet  •  19 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse Rj
  2. Take the bus from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse to Řím, Largo Mazzoni Rj

$46 - $63

Bus Vincek Autobusi ltd.  •  20 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb 976 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina 4

$181 - $197

Train, night train  •  17 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Sopron Ic
  2. Take the night train from Wiener Neustadt Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

$119 - $220

Drive  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Rome 761.7 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Italy is to bus which costs 12 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft and takes 19 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Italy is to fly which costs 15 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Italy is 736 km. The road distance is 1218.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Budapest to Italy, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Italy. However, there are services departing from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér and arriving at P.Le Tiburtino via Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse and Staz.Ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Italy. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Déli and arriving at Roma Termini via Sopron and Wiener Neustadt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 52 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Italy?

Alitalia, Wizz Air and Lufthansa fly from Budapest to Rome 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Rome via Wien Hbf, Venezia Mestre, Roma Termini, and Termini in around 15 h 6 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Rome Ciampino via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $170
Flights from Budapest to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Flights from Budapest to Bari
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Naples via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Naples via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Budapest to Naples via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
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 Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Night train from Wiener Neustadt Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse to Řím, Largo Mazzoni
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Kelenföld to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com

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