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There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Oradea by bus, train, rideshare 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.

Recommended option

Bus President Tour  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport to Oradea

$12 - $15

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Budapest to Oradea 189.5 miles

$10

4 alternative options

Bus GIG  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Oradea

$15

Train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Oradea Ic

$11 - $16

Train via Püspökladany  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes R / ...

$11 - $18

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Oradea 190.7 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Oradea is to rideshare which costs 2 729 Ft and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Oradea is to drive which costs 9 500 Ft - 14 000 Ft and takes 3 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Budapest and arriving at Oradea. Services depart five times a week, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Oradea. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Oradea is 223 km. The road distance is 305.2 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Oradea without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 33 min and costs 3 400 Ft - 4 300 Ft.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Budapest to Oradea, including transfers.

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Budapest to Oradea bus services, operated by President Tour, depart from Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport station.

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

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The best way to get from Budapest to Oradea is to bus which takes 4 h 33 min and costs 3 400 Ft - 4 300 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 3 100 Ft - 4 500 Ft and takes 5 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Oradea.
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  • Distance: 139.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Oradea, Romania?

President Tour operates a bus from Budapest to Oradea twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Oradea 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 5 h 4 min.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Oradea
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
President Tour
Phone
0720 008899
Email
office@presidenttour.ro
Website
presidenttour.ro
Bus from Budapest - Liszt Ferenc Airport to Oradea
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
presidenttour.ro
GIG
Phone
+40722258311
Email
office@gigimpex.ro
Website
gigimpex.ro
Bus from Budapest to Oradea
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
gigimpex.ro
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Budapest to Oradea
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Budapest to Oradea bus services, operated by President Tour, arrive at Oradea station.

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Oradea is 1 h ahead of Budapest. It is currently 6:38 PM in Budapest and 7:38 PM in Oradea.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Oradea is 305 km. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Budapest to Oradea.

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There are 277+ hotels available in Oradea. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Budapest and Oradea. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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