There are 5 ways to get from Budapest to Poznań by plane, train, shuttle, 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 to Poznan  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Poznan (POZ) BUD - POZ

$97 - $352

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Train  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Katowice Ec
  2. Take the train from Katowice to Poznan Gl. Regional / ...

$49 - $70

3 alternative options

Fly to Zielona Gora, train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Zielona Gora (IEG) BUD - IEG
  2. Take the train from Babimost to Poznan Gl.

$90 - $334

Shuttle, bus  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Zakopane Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Zakopane to Poznań Główny

$89 - $128

Drive  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Poznań 565.3 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Poznań is to train which costs 13 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft and takes 12 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Poznań is to fly which costs 26 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft and takes 6 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Poznań. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Poznan Gl. via Katowice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 1 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Poznań is 566 km. The road distance is 904.5 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Poznań without a car is to train which takes 12 h 1 min and costs 13 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Budapest to Poznań, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Budapest to Poznań is to fly which takes 6 h 1 min and costs 26 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 13 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft and takes 12 h 1 min.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Poznan Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Budapest to Poznań train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Poznan Gl. station.

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  • Distance: 353.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

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

LOT, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Budapest to Poznań hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Poznań via Katowice in around 12 h 1 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Poznan via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Zielona Gora via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Poznan via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Poznan via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Poznan via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Poznan via Malmo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Budapest to Poznan via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
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 Babimost to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
Train from Katowice to Poznan Gl.
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$15 - $22
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 Budapest-Nyugati to Katowice
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Zakopane
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
PKS Gryfice
Phone
914 698 311
Website
pksgryfice.com.pl
Bus from Zakopane to Poznań Główny
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
pksgryfice.com.pl

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