There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Merano by train, bus, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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Recommended option

Train  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Brennero to Merano Reg / ...

$140 - $231

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße N391
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Meran 095

$50 - $93

7 alternative options

Night train, train  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Take the night train from Kelenföld to Innsbruck Hbf En
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Merano/Meran Rex

$135 - $220

Drive  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Merano 525.3 miles

$120 - $190

Fly Budapest to Milan Bergamo, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) BUD - BGY
  2. Take the bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Merano

$100 - $271

Fly Budapest to Innsbruck, bus, train  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Innsbruck (INN) BUD - INN
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck Airport to Vipiteno
  3. Take the train from Vipiteno to Merano

$195 - $485

Fly Budapest to Munich, bus  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Munich (MUC) BUD - MUC
  2. Take the bus from Munich Airport to Bolzano

$176 - $426

Bus to Vienna, fly to Innsbruck, bus, train  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Innsbruck (INN) VIE - INN
  3. Take the bus from Innsbruck Airport to Vipiteno
  4. Take the train from Vipiteno to Merano

$159 - $465

Shuttle, train  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Venezia Eurobusways
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bolzano Ec

$176 - $331

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Merano, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy?

You can take a train from Budapest to Merano via Wien Hbf, Innsbruck Hbf, Brennero/Brenner, and Brennero in around 11 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Merano via Népliget M, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße in around 14 h 13 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $490
Flights from Budapest to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $500
Flights from Budapest to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Innsbruck via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Kelenföld to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Merano/Meran
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brennero to Merano
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $21
Train from Vipiteno to Merano
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Meran
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Alto Adige Bus
Phone
895 895 0831
Email
info@suedtirolbus.it
Website
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Merano
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Innsbruck Airport to Vipiteno
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Munich Airport to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
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
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Venezia
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $200
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Budapest to Merano?

The distance between Budapest and Merano is 603 km. The road distance is 841 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Merano is to bus which costs 12 000 Ft - 24 000 Ft and takes 14 h 13 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Merano is to drive which takes 8 h 22 min and costs 31 000 Ft - 46 000 Ft.

Is there a direct train between Budapest and Merano?

No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Merano. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Merano via Wien Hbf, Innsbruck Hbf and Brennero. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 57 min.

Is there a direct bus between Budapest and Merano?

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Merano. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Meran via Budapest, Budapest Népliget and Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 13 min.

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

It takes approximately 11 h 57 min to get from Budapest to Merano, including transfers.