There are 10 ways to get from Budapest to Krems by train, night train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Salzburg Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee Ec

$188 - $270

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Ljubljana 987
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Villach 948 / ...

$113 - $161

8 alternative options

Night train, train  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the night train from Kelenföld to Wien Meidling En
  2. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Unzmarkt Ec
  3. Take the train from Unzmarkt to Madling R

$203 - $285

Bus, train  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Klagenfurt
  2. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee Rex / ...

Drive  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Krems 328.9 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Budapest to Klagenfurt, train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Klagenfurt (KLU) BUD - KLU
  2. Take the train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Spittal-Millstättersee

$235 - $514

Bus to Vienna, fly to Klagenfurt, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU) VIE - KLU
  3. Take the train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Spittal-Millstättersee

$169 - $449

Fly Budapest to Salzburg, train  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Salzburg (SZG) BUD - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee

$234 - $611

Bus to Vienna, fly to Salzburg, train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Salzburg (SZG) VIE - SZG
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee

$178 - $476

Fly Budapest to Munich, train  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Munich (MUC) BUD - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee

$205 - $445

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Krems, Kärnten, Austria?

You can take a train from Budapest to Krems via Salzburg Hbf and Spittal-Millstättersee in around 8 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Krems via Ljubljana, Villach, Villach Hbf, and Spittal-Millstättersee in around 10 h 43 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Budapest to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Budapest to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $5,000
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Kelenföld to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Unzmarkt to Madling
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Wien Meidling to Unzmarkt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Villach
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Budapest Népliget aut.áll. to Wien Flughafen Schwechat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $12

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Budapest to Krems?

The distance between Budapest and Krems is 413 km. The road distance is 526 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Budapest to Krems?

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Krems is to drive which costs 15 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft and takes 5 h 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Budapest to Krems?

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Krems is to drive which takes 5 h 37 min and costs 15 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft.

How long does it take to get from Budapest to Krems?

It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to get from Budapest to Krems, including transfers.