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

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Bus  •  5 h 39 min

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

$18 - $26

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Night train  •  6 h 30 min

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

$11 - $17

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 54 min

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

$11 - $18

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

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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 39 min.

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

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The distance between Budapest and Novi Sad is 257 km. The road distance is 293.1 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Novi Sad without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Budapest to Novi Sad, including transfers.

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Budapest to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Fudeks, depart from Budapest - Népliget station.

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Budapest to Novi Sad train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Budapest-Keleti station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Novi Sad is to bus which takes 5 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 54 min.

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Budapest to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Fudeks, arrive at Novi Sad station.

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Budapest to Novi Sad train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Novi Sad station.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Novi Sad.
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  • Distance: 160.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

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 30 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Novi Sad once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $18 and the journey takes 6 h 54 min.

Train operators
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 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
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 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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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Novi Sad is 293 km. It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to drive from Budapest to Novi Sad.

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There are 793+ hotels available in Novi Sad. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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