There are 3 ways to get from Budapest to Sombor by train, bus or car

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Train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Subotica D
  2. Take the train from Subotica to Sombor 6430

$40 - $61

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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

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Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Sombor 153.5 miles

$27 - $40

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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.

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

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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.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Sombor. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Sombor via Subotica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 28 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Sombor is 192 km. The road distance is 245.7 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Sombor without a car is to train which takes 6 h 28 min and costs 11 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from Budapest to Sombor, including transfers.

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Budapest to Sombor bus services, operated by Eurolines HU, depart from Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest to Sombor train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Budapest-Keleti station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Sombor is to train which takes 6 h 28 min and costs 11 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 4 700 Ft - 12 000 Ft and takes 8 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Sombor.
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  • Distance: 119.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 28 min

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

You can take a train from Budapest to Sombor via Subotica in around 6 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Sombor via Népliget M, Budapest Népliget, and Subotica in around 8 h 3 min.

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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Subotica
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
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
Bus operators
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
Subotica Trans
Phone
+381 (0)24 555 466
Email
ta.sutrans@gmail.com
Website
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
Dunavprevoz D.O.O.

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Budapest to Sombor bus services, operated by Severtrans, arrive at Sombor station.

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Budapest to Sombor train services, operated by Serbian Railways, arrive at Sombor station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Sombor is 246 km. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Budapest to Sombor.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Sombor. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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