There are 8 ways to get from Budapest to Ruse 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.

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Fly Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BUD - OTP
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

$38 - $322

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Bus Maxibus Travel  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

$17 - $45

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Train, train to Oradea, fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Püspökladany
  2. Take the train from Püspökladany to Biharkeresztes
  3. Fly from Oradea (OMR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) OMR - OTP
  4. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

$41 - $182

Fly Budapest to Varna, train  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Varna (VAR) BUD - VAR
  2. Take the train from Beloslav to Ruse - Tovarna

$122 - $455

Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Bucharest
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

$65 - $88

Train, bus  •  16 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ic
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

$36 - $54

EuroNight, bus  •  19 h 28 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Budapest-Kelenföld to Gara de Nord Dacia
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

$33 - $55

Drive  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Ruse 564.8 miles

$100 - $150

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Ruse. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Giurgiu via Budapest and Bucuresti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Ruse is 673 km. The road distance is 903.8 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Ruse without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 20 min and costs .

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

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Budapest to Ruse bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, depart from Budapest station.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Budapest to Ruse bus services, operated by Nelmatour, arrive at Giurgiu station.

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Ruse is 1 h ahead of Budapest. It is currently 1:36 AM in Budapest and 2:36 AM in Ruse.

Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Ruse is 904 km. It takes approximately 10 h 25 min to drive from Budapest to Ruse.

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Tarom offers flights from Budapest Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Ruse.
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  • Distance: 420.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Ruse, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Budapest to Ruse via Népliget M, Budapest, Bucharest, and Bucuresti in around 10 h 20 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Oradea to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Oradea to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Budapest to Varna via Rome, Sofia
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk, Constanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Oradea to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Budapest to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Budapest to Varna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
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
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Kelenföld to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
17 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Nelmatour
Phone
+4-0743-337.546
Website
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Omerta Impex
Phone
+4-0723-274.620
Website
omertaimpex.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
omertaimpex.autogari.ro
Leon trans
Phone
+4-0722.341.429
Website
leontrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
leontrans.autogari.ro
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
Mayer & Mayer Reisen
Phone
0744509279
Email
arminmayerreisen@yahoo.de
Website
mayer-transport.ro
Bus from Budapest to Bucuresti
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Schedules at
mayer-transport.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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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs .

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