There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Neuchâtel 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 to Geneva, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Geneva (GVA) BUD - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Neuchâtel

$96 - $281

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Bus  •  21 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Lausanne
  2. Take the bus from Lausanne to Neuchâtel K388

$95 - $129

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Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Zurich (ZRH) BUD - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Neuchâtel

$126 - $336

Fly to Basel, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Basel (BSL) BUD - BSL
  2. Take the train from Olten to Neuchâtel

$109 - $331

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Stuttgart (STR) BUD - STR
  2. Take the train from Böblingen to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Neuchâtel

$161 - $396

Train  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zürich HB Rj
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Neuchâtel 5 / ...

$223 - $361

Bus, train  •  19 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Basel, Basel central station N391
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne 51

$99 - $182

Night train, train  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Take the night train from Kelenföld to Zürich HB En
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Neuchâtel 5 / ...

$231 - $381

Drive  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Neuchâtel 703.9 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Neuchâtel is to bus which costs 26 000 Ft - 36 000 Ft and takes 21 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Neuchâtel is to fly and train which costs 26 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft and takes 6 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Neuchâtel. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Neuchâtel via Budapest and Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Neuchâtel. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Neuchâtel via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 17 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Neuchâtel is 915 km. The road distance is 1126.3 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Neuchâtel without a car is to train which takes 12 h 17 min and costs 60 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Budapest to Neuchâtel, including transfers.

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Budapest to Neuchâtel bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Budapest station.

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

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The best way to get from Budapest to Neuchâtel is to train which takes 12 h 17 min and costs 60 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26 000 Ft - 36 000 Ft and takes 21 h 28 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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

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  • Distance: 571.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 40 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Neuchâtel, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Budapest to Neuchâtel via Zürich HB in around 12 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Neuchâtel via Népliget M, Budapest, and Lausanne in around 21 h 28 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Budapest to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Böblingen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $280
Website
bahn.de
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 Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lausanne to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Budapest to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Book at
eurolines.ch

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