There are 5 ways to get from Budapest to Novi Sad by bus, train, car or shuttle

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

Bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Népliget to Novi Sad 990

$18 - $26

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Novi Sad D / ...

$50 - $75

Train via Kelenföld  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Novi Sad Ec

$51 - $76

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Novi Sad 183.2 miles

$30 - $50

Shuttle  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Novi Sad Door to door Shuttle

$27

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Novi Sad, Serbia?

Fudeks operates a bus from Budapest to Novi Sad twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 32 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Novi Sad twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 6 h 54 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Budapest to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Novi Sad is 257 km. The road distance is 293 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Novi Sad is to bus which costs 4 900 Ft - 7 500 Ft and takes 5 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Novi Sad is to drive which takes 2 h 50 min and costs 8 500 Ft - 13 000 Ft.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Novi Sad. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 54 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Kálvin tér M and arriving at Novi Sad via Budapest - Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Budapest to Novi Sad, including transfers.