There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Oświęcim by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bohumin Ec
  2. Take the train from Bohumin to Oswiecim Ec

$45 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld BKK to Katowice, Katowice bus station P14

$33 - $54

4 alternative options

Bus Ecolines  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Katowice

$45 - $73

Drive  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Oświęcim 358.4 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Krakow, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Krakow (KRK) BUD - KRK
  2. Take the train from Krakow Lobzow to Oswiecim

$100 - $335

Fly to Katowice, train  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Katowice (KTW) BUD - KTW
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Oswiecim

$163 - $616

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Oświęcim, Małopolskie, Poland?

You can take a train from Budapest to Oświęcim via Bohumin in around 7 h 54 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest to Oświęcim once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $50 and the journey takes 8 h 25 min. Polski Bus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Krakow, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Alghero
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Katowice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Bohumin
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Oswiecim
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cd.cz
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Krakow Lobzow to Oswiecim
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Katowice to Oswiecim
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Budapest to Oświęcim?

The distance between Budapest and Oświęcim is 282 km. The road distance is 573 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Oświęcim is to bus which costs 8 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft and takes 10 h 21 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Oświęcim is to drive which takes 5 h 49 min and costs 16 000 Ft - 24 000 Ft.

Is there a direct train between Budapest and Oświęcim?

No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Oświęcim. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Oswiecim via Bohumin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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

It takes approximately 7 h 54 min to get from Budapest to Oświęcim, including transfers.