There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Lübeck by plane, train, bus 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 Budapest to Hamburg, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Hamburg (HAM) BUD - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$70 - $272

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Berlin, Berlin central bus station N260 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lübeck 049

$70 - $115

4 alternative options

Bus to Vienna, fly to Hamburg, train  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Hamburg (HAM) VIE - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$79 - $252

Fly Budapest to Hannover, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Hannover (HAJ) BUD - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$94 - $292

Train  •  14 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Büchen Ec
  2. Take the train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf Re / ...

$248 - $363

Drive  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Lübeck 734.8 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Lübeck, Germany?

You can take a train from Budapest to Lübeck via Büchen in around 14 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Lübeck via Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 16 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Budapest to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Budapest to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Budapest to Hannover via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Büchen
Ave. Duration
13 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$240 - $350
Website
bahn.de
Train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
$36
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 Lübeck?

The distance between Budapest and Lübeck is 920 km. The road distance is 1176 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Lübeck is to bus which costs 17 000 Ft - 29 000 Ft and takes 16 h 5 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Lübeck is to fly and train which takes 5 h 43 min and costs 17 000 Ft - 70 000 Ft.

Is there a direct train between Budapest and Lübeck?

No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Büchen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Budapest and Lübeck?

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Lübeck via Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 5 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Budapest to Lübeck, including transfers.