There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Sombor by train, bus, car or shuttle

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

Train, bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Szeged Ic
  2. Take the bus from Szeged to Subotica 51
  3. Take the train from Subotica to Sombor

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Subotica 600
  2. Take the bus from Subotica to Sombor 58

$17 - $42

4 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Vrbas D / ...
  2. Take the train from Vrbas to Sombor 6420

$47 - $70

Train via Kelenföld  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Vrbas Ec
  2. Take the train from Vrbas to Sombor 6420

$47 - $76

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Sombor 153.5 miles

$27 - $40

Shuttle, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Novi Sad Door to door Shuttle
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Sombor

$31 - $37

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Sombor, Serbia?

You can take a bus from Budapest to Sombor via Népliget M, Budapest Népliget, and Subotica in around 8 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Sombor via Vrbas in around 8 h 42 min.

Train operators
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Subotica to Sombor
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$1 - $3
1st Class Ticket
$3 - $5
Train from Vrbas to Sombor
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$1 - $3
1st Class Ticket
$2 - $5
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Vrbas
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Vrbas
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Subotica Trans
Phone
+381 (0)24 555 466
Email
ta.sutrans@gmail.com
Website
sutrans.rs
Bus from Szeged to Subotica
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
sutrans.rs
Bus from Subotica to Sombor
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
sutrans.rs
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Subotica
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Severtrans
Phone
(025) 424-577
Email
office@severtrans.rs
Website
severtrans.rs
Bus from Subotica to Sombor
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
severtrans.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Sombor
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
severtrans.rs
Dunavprevoz D.O.O.
Phone
+381 21 754 097
Email
dunavprevoz@yahoo.com
Website
dunavprevoz.rs
Bus from Subotica to Sombor
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dunavprevoz.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Sombor
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
dunavprevoz.rs
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Budapest to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Sombor is 192 km. The road distance is 246 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Sombor is to bus which costs 4 700 Ft - 12 000 Ft and takes 8 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Sombor is to drive which takes 2 h 52 min and costs 7 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft.

No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Sombor. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Sombor via Vrbas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 42 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Sombor. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Sombor via Budapest Népliget and Subotica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Budapest to Sombor, including transfers.