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Recommended option

Fly Budapest to Tirana, shuttle  •  8 h 23 min

  1. BUD - TIA

$87 - $492

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 15 min

  1. 990

$48 - $76

10 alternative options

Train to Vienna, fly to Ohrid  •  6 h 58 min

  1. VIE - OHD

$94 - $283

Fly Budapest to Skopje, bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. BUD - SKP

$82 - $420

Fly Budapest to Ohrid  •  8 h 11 min

  1. BUD - OHD

$98 - $320

Fly Budapest to Thessaloniki, train, bus  •  10 h 28 min

  1. BUD - SKG

$109 - $442

Fly Budapest to Podgorica, bus, shuttle  •  13 h 11 min

  1. BUD - TGD

$79 - $486

Train, bus Euro Bus MK  •  17 h

  1. Rj / ...

$137 - $252

Shuttle, bus  •  18 h 26 min

$112

Train, bus via Beograd  •  25 h 11 min

  1. D / ...
  2. AVE

$91 - $172

Train, night train, bus  •  26 h 12 min

  1. Ec

$68 - $144

Drive  •  10 h 31 min

  1. 618.2 miles

$110 - $160

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Ohrid, Macedonia?

Wizz Air, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines fly from Budapest to Ohrid 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Ohrid via Népliget M, Budapest - Népliget, and Novi Sad in around 17 h 15 min.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Tirana
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$25 - $160
Flights from Vienna to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$16 - $120
Flights from Budapest to Ohrid via London Luton
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Flights from Budapest to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Onur Air
Website
onurair.com
Flights from Budapest to Ohrid via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Small Planet Airline
Website
smallplanet.aero
Flights from Budapest to Ohrid via Munich, Katowice
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Beograd
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Florina
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$11 - $15
First Class
$14 - $19
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Veles to Bitola
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $30
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Beograd to Skopje
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $40
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$14 - $21
1st Class Ticket
$23 - $40
Bus operators
Euro Linia
Phone
+389 46 787 467
Email
eurolinia6@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Shuttle from Tiranë to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Biser Prom
Phone
02/3228603
Email
biserprom@t-home.mk
Website
biserprom.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
biserprom.com.mk
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Bitola to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Novi Sad to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Transkop patnicki soobrakaj A.D. Bitola
Phone
+389 47 231 192
Website
transkop.mk
Bus from Bitola to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
transkop.mk
Avto Atom
Phone
033/273-551
Email
avtoatom@yahoo.com
Website
avtoatom.com.mk
Bus from Bitola to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtoatom.com.mk
Book at
avtoatom.ukionshops.com
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Podgorica to Tirana
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Vienna to Struga
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
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 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transprodukt-Bus Prevoz
Phone
+381 11 7614 715
Email
office@transprodukt.rs
Website
transprodukt.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
transprodukt.rs
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
$28
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Skopje
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Ohrid is 723 km. The road distance is 989 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Ohrid is to bus which costs 13 000 Ft - 21 000 Ft and takes 17 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Ohrid is to train and fly which takes 6 h 58 min and costs 25 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft.

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Ohrid. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Ohrid via Budapest - Népliget and Novi Sad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Budapest to Ohrid, including transfers.