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There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Lisbon by plane, train, bus, night train 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.

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Fly from Budapest  •  6h 36m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Lisbon (LIS) BUD - LIS

$93 - $298

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Train to Vienna, fly  •  8h 47m

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

$148 - $359

Train, bus  •  34h 12m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Stuttgart Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Lisbon - 7 Rios

$446 - $579

Train, night train  •  36h 16m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to München Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye Tgv
  5. Take the night train from Hendaye to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Hot

$530 - $711

Bus ALSA  •  38h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Timisoara
  2. Take the bus from Timisoara to Badajoz
  3. Take the bus from Badajoz to Lisbon Airport

$220 - $334

Night train, bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Zürich HB En
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Lisboa Oriente

$334 - $484

Bus FlixBus  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Montpellier 1922
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Lisbon, Lisbon K784

$199 - $334

Drive, train  •  30h 12m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Landeck-Zams Rj
  3. Drive from Landeck-Zams to Lisbon

$428 - $641

Drive  •  28h 50m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Lisbon 1930.6 miles

$430 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Lisbon is to fly which costs 26 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft and takes 6h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Lisbon is to fly which costs 26 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft and takes 6h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Budapest and arriving at Rua Da Palma via Timisoara, Badajoz and Aeroporto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Lisboa Santa Apolonia via München Hbf, Strasbourg, Bordeaux-St-Jean and Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 16m.

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The distance between Budapest and Lisbon is 2469 km. The road distance is 3089 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Lisbon without a car is to train and bus which takes 34h 12m and costs 120 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6h 36m to get from Budapest to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Budapest to Lisbon bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., depart from Budapest station.

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

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The best way to get from Budapest to Lisbon is to fly which takes 6h 36m and costs 26 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft and takes 38h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 1543.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 36m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Lisbon, Portugal?

TAP Portugal, Wizz Air and 12 other airlines fly from Budapest to Lisbon hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Lisbon via Timisoara, Badajoz, Lisbon Airport, and Aeroporto in around 38h 5m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Lisbon via Prague
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Vienna to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
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
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $370
Train from München Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Night train from Hendaye to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Landeck-Zams
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Lisbon - 7 Rios
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Timisoara
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Timisoara to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
alsa.com
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Badajoz to Lisbon Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
36h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Book at
eurolines.ch
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 Montpellier
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Montpellier to Lisbon, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 45m.

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Budapest to Lisbon bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Lisbon Airport station.

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Lisbon is 1h behind Budapest. It is currently 10:55 PM in Budapest and 9:55 PM in Lisbon.

Budapest to Lisbon train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Lisboa Santa Apolonia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Lisbon is 3089 km. It takes approximately 28h 50m to drive from Budapest to Lisbon.

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Wizz Air, TAP Portugal, Iberia and six other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 6836+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at $51 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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