There are 10 ways to get from Budapest to London by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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 to London Heathrow  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London Heathrow (LHR) BUD - LHR

$108 - $261

Cheapest option

Fly to London Luton, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London Luton (LTN) BUD - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$57 - $225

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Fly to London City  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London City (LCY) BUD - LCY

$85 - $606

Fly to London Stansted  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London Stansted (STN) BUD - STN

$67 - $197

Fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to London Gatwick (LGW) BUD - LGW

$82 - $281

Fly to Southend, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Southend (SEN) BUD - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

$74 - $1,327

Train  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Mannheim Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$330 - $616

Bus  •  29 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to London Victoria Station 792 / ...

$121 - $221

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to München Ost
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to London

$516 - $666

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$250 - $361

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to London is to fly and train which costs 15 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to London is to fly which takes 5 h 37 min and costs 30 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft.

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The distance between Budapest and London is 1449 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Budapest to London, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to London. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at London Victoria Station via Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to London. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Mannheim Hbf, Köln Hbf and Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and London, England?

British Airways, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Budapest to London hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to London via Mannheim Hbf, Köln Hbf, Bruxelles Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar in around 17 h 42 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Budapest to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Budapest to London City via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Billund
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to London Stansted via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Budapest to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Budapest to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Budapest to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Budapest to London Gatwick via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Budapest to Southend
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $950
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$190 - $290
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $100
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$44 - $48
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$44 - $48
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$191
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Budapest Népliget to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
elines.cz
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to London
Ave. Duration
29 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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