There are 3 ways to get from Budapest to Lake Hévíz by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Balatonszentgyörgy D

$10 - $15

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Újbuda-központ to Hévíz Autóbusz-Állomás 1212 / ...

$10 - $14

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Lake Hévíz 120.2 miles

$21 - $35

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Lake Hévíz, Hungary?

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Lake Hévíz hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, Volanbusz operates a bus from Budapest to Lake Hévíz 5 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Lake Hévíz is 160 km. The road distance is 192 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Lake Hévíz is to bus which costs 2 800 Ft - 3 800 Ft and takes 4 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Lake Hévíz is to drive which takes 1 h 53 min and costs 5 500 Ft - 8 500 Ft.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Budapest Újbuda-központ and arriving at Hévíz Autóbusz-Állomás. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Budapest to Lake Hévíz, including transfers.