There are 8 ways to get from Budapest to Romania by plane, bus, train, night train 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

Fly to Bucharest Otopeni  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BUD - OTP

$33 - $314

Cheapest option

EuroNight  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Budapest-Keleti to Gara de Nord Dacia

$33 - $49

6 alternative options

Fly to Iasi  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Iasi (IAS) BUD - IAS

$71 - $1,601

Fly to Cluj-Napoca  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) BUD - CLJ

$40 - $326

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Bucharest

$67 - $82

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Bucharest

$64 - $86

Train  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ic / ...

$85 - $121

Drive  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Bucharest 523.9 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Romania is to EuroNight which costs 9 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft and takes 16 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Romania is to fly which takes 3 h 43 min and costs 11 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft.

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The distance between Budapest and Romania is 462 km. The road distance is 838 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Budapest to Romania, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Romania?

Wizz Air and Tarom fly from Budapest to Sector 2 3 times a day. Alternatively, Maxibus Travel operates a bus from Budapest to Bucharest 6 times a week, and the journey takes 8 h 8 min. Brianna Tour also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Iasi via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Iasi via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Iasi via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $3,500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Iasi via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Iasi via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Budapest to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Brianna Tour
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
14 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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