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There are 8 ways to get from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) by plane, train, bus, 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.

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Fly Budapest to Rome  •  4h 14m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Rome (FCO) BUD - FCO

$46 - $171

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Train to Vienna, fly to Rome  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Rome (FCO) VIE - FCO

$106 - $332

Fly Budapest to Rome Ciampino  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) BUD - CIA

$59 - $206

Train  •  15h 42m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Tiburtina Fr / ...

$167 - $293

Bus  •  20h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Florence, Florence N536
  2. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station 518 / ...

$73 - $157

Night train, bus  •  23h 57m

  1. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hlavná stanica Metropol / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Rome

$105 - $143

Train, night train  •  18h 34m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Sopron Ic
  2. Take the night train from Wiener Neustadt Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

$130 - $227

Drive  •  11h 35m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) 778.8 miles

$180 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) is to fly which costs 13 000 Ft - 49 000 Ft and takes 4h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) is to fly which costs 13 000 Ft - 49 000 Ft and takes 4h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO). However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Fiumicino Airport T3 bus platform 9 via Budapest, Budapest Népliget, Florence, Florence and Tiburtina Station bus platform 18. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO). However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Fiumicino Aeroporto via Wien Hbf, Venezia Mestre and Roma Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 42m.

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The distance between Budapest and Rome Airport (FCO) is 830 km. The road distance is 1246.1 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) without a car is to train which takes 15h 42m and costs 46 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 4h 14m to get from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO), including transfers.

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Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) is to fly which takes 4h 14m and costs 13 000 Ft - 49 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 46 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft and takes 15h 42m, you could also bus, which costs 20 000 Ft - 45 000 Ft and takes 20h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO).
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  • Distance: 519 miles
  • Duration: 4h 14m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Rome Airport (FCO), Italy?

Alitalia, Wizz Air and five other airlines fly from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) via Wien Hbf, Venezia Mestre, and Roma Tiburtina in around 15h 42m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $160
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Rome via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
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
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Night train from Wiener Neustadt Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Roma Tiburtina Station
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hlavná stanica
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cd.cz
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bratislava hlavná stanica
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Déli to Sopron
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Baltour
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Rome
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Tiburtina station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) is 1246 km. It takes approximately 11h 35m to drive from Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO).

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Austrian Airlines, Eurowings, CSA and four other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Rome Airport.

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Book your Budapest to Rome Airport (FCO) train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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There are 11125+ hotels available in Rome Airport (FCO). Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 29m and costs 350 Ft.

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