There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Olsztyn by plane, train, bus 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 Budapest to Warsaw, train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Warsaw (WAW) BUD - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Ilawa Glowna
  3. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny

$42 - $187

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Fly Budapest to Gdansk, train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Gdansk (GDN) BUD - GDN
  2. Take the train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Ilawa Glowna
  3. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny

$61 - $294

Fly Budapest to Kaliningrad, bus, train  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Kaliningrad (KGD) BUD - KGD
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
  3. Take the train from Elblag to Olsztyn Glowny

$42 - $189

Train to Vienna, fly to Gdansk, train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Gdansk (GDN) VIE - GDN
  3. Take the train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Ilawa Glowna
  4. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny

$157 - $296

Fly Budapest to Krakow, train  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Krakow (KRK) BUD - KRK
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Ilawa Glowna
  3. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny

$114 - $356

Train  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Warszawa Wschodnia Ec
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Ilawa Glowna Eic / ...
  3. Take the train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny Ic / ...

$61 - $88

Bus  •  18 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út to Warsaw, Warsaw Metro Wilanowska P6
  2. Take the bus from Warszawa to Olsztyn

$52 - $80

Bus, train  •  20 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Orange Ways to Warschau Zachodni Busbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Olsztyn Glowny Ic / ...

$60 - $80

Drive  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Olsztyn 657.3 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Olsztyn is to bus and train which costs 16 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft and takes 20 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Olsztyn is to fly and train which costs 11 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft and takes 7 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Olsztyn. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út and arriving at Olsztyn via Metro Wilanowska 15, Rondo Unii Europejskiej 06 and Warszawa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Olsztyn. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Olsztyn Glowny via Warszawa Wschodnia and Ilawa Glowna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 36 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Olsztyn is 706 km. The road distance is 1051.7 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Olsztyn without a car is to train which takes 13 h 36 min and costs 17 000 Ft - 25 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Budapest to Olsztyn, including transfers.

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Budapest to Olsztyn bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út station.

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Budapest to Olsztyn train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Budapest-Nyugati station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Olsztyn is to train which takes 13 h 36 min and costs 17 000 Ft - 25 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft and takes 18 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Olsztyn.
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  • Distance: 441.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 52 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Olsztyn, Poland?

You can take a train from Budapest to Olsztyn via Warszawa Wschodnia and Ilawa Glowna in around 13 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Olsztyn via Warsaw, Warsaw Metro Wilanowska, Metro Wilanowska 15, Rondo Unii Europejskiej 05, Rondo Unii Europejskiej 06, Rondo Zesłańców Syberyjskich 06, and Warszawa in around 18 h 11 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Budapest to Gdansk via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Budapest to Kaliningrad via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Budapest to Kaliningrad via Krakow, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Budapest to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Gdansk via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Gdansk via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Gdansk via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $370
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $260
Flights from Budapest to Gdansk via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Gdansk via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Flights from Vienna to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Gdansk via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Gdansk via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Gdansk via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Budapest to Kaliningrad via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Budapest to Kaliningrad via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $16
Train from Ilawa Glowna to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Train from Elblag to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $12
Train from Krakow Glowny to Ilawa Glowna
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$20 - $29
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Olsztyn Glowny
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $20
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 Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Elbląg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út to Warsaw, Warsaw Metro Wilanowska
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
PKS Polonus
Tourbus Bulgaria
Phone
00359 2 980 68 62
Email
touringbus@touring.bg
Website
touring.bg
Bus from Budapest Orange Ways to Warschau Zachodni Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
touring.bg

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