There are 7 ways to get from Budapest to Kosovo by plane, car, train, bus 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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Fly Budapest to Pristina  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Pristina (PRN) BUD - PRN

$23 - $361

6 alternative options

Fly Budapest to Skopje, drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Skopje (SKP) BUD - SKP
  2. Drive from Skopje to Gjilan

$30 - $373

Train to Vienna, fly to Pristina  •  6 h 48 min

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

$157 - $333

Bus  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Népliget to Beograd 990
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Priština

$45 - $58

Shuttle, bus, train  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Novi Sad
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Skopje
  3. Take the train from Skopje to Pristina

Train  •  22 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd D
  2. Take the train from Belgrade to Skopje 335
  3. Take the train from Skopje to Pristina

Drive  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Pristina 454.1 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Kosovo is to bus which costs 12 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft and takes 14 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Kosovo is to fly which costs 6 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft and takes 4 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Kosovo. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Pristina via Belgrade and Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 59 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Kosovo is 565 km. The road distance is 726.6 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Kosovo without a car is to shuttle and bus and train which takes 18 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Budapest to Kosovo, including transfers.

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Budapest to Kosovo train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Budapest-Keleti station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Kosovo is to fly which takes 4 h 29 min and costs 6 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft and takes 14 h 3 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 22 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Kosovo.
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  • Distance: 353.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Kosovo?

Wizz Air and Austrian Airlines fly from Budapest to Pristina once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Pristina via Népliget M, Budapest - Népliget, Beograd, Belgrade, and Priština in around 14 h 3 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Pristina via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Pristina
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Pristina
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$23 - $160
Flights from Budapest to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$16 - $120
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 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Skopje to Pristina
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Beograd
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Banbus
Phone
+381 11 362 5555
Email
ffice@banbus.co.rs
Website
banbus.co.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Priština
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
banbus.co.rs
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Budapest to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Skopje
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs

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