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There are 11 ways to get from Budapest to Liège by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Brussels, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Brussels (BRU) BUD - BRU
  2. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins

$74 - $255

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Fly to Charleroi, train  •  7h 32m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Charleroi (CRL) BUD - CRL
  2. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins

$32 - $111

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Fly to Cologne Bonn, train  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) BUD - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins

$87 - $284

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7h 13m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BUD - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Liege-Guillemins

$97 - $259

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  7h 37m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Eindhoven (EIN) BUD - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Maastricht

$59 - $192

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 33m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Frankfurt (FRA) BUD - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins

$141 - $376

Train  •  13h 47m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins Ice

$275 - $412

Bus  •  19h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Liège 1920

$71 - $121

Bus, train  •  25h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Nepliget to Düsseldorf Am Stufstock Varna - Dortmund / ...
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Liege-Guillemins

$125 - $185

Drive, train  •  13h 33m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  4. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Liège

$219 - $325

Drive  •  11h 29m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Liège 791.8 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Liège is to fly and train which costs 9 000 Ft - 32 000 Ft and takes 7h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Liège is to fly and train which costs 20 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft and takes 5h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Liège. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Liège via Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Liège. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Liège-Guillemins via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Köln Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 47m.

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The distance between Budapest and Liège is 1040 km. The road distance is 1266.9 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Liège without a car is to train which takes 13h 47m and costs 75 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 5h 52m to get from Budapest to Liège, including transfers.

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Budapest to Liège bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest to Liège train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Liège is to train which takes 13h 47m and costs 75 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20 000 Ft - 35 000 Ft and takes 19h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Liège.
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  • Distance: 649.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 52m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Liège, Belgium?

You can take a train from Budapest to Liège via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Köln Hauptbahnhof in around 13h 47m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest to Liège once a week. Tickets cost $70 - $120 and the journey takes 17h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Budapest to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Budapest to Cologne Bonn via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Budapest to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Budapest to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Budapest to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $140
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Flights from Budapest to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $220
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $160
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Dusseldorf via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Budapest to Dusseldorf via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Budapest to Cologne Bonn via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Budapest to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Budapest to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
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 Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
10h 28m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Train from Düsseldorf to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
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 Liège
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Budapest Nepliget to Düsseldorf Am Stufstock
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Budapest to Liège bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Liège station.

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Budapest to Liège train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Liège-Guillemins station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Liège is 1267 km. It takes approximately 11h 29m to drive from Budapest to Liège.

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Austrian Airlines, CSA, Ryanair and seven other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 518+ hotels available in Liège. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 29m and costs 350 Ft.

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