There are 13 ways to get from Budapest to Spain by plane, bus, 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 Budapest to Barcelona  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Barcelona (BCN) BUD - BCN

$57 - $199

Cheapest option

Fly Budapest to Madrid  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Madrid (MAD) BUD - MAD

$54 - $236

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Fly Budapest to Valencia  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Valencia (VLC) BUD - VLC

$87 - $225

Fly Budapest to Malaga  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Malaga (AGP) BUD - AGP

$78 - $264

Fly Budapest to Sevilla  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Sevilla (SVQ) BUD - SVQ

$87 - $556

Fly Budapest to Alicante, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Alicante (ALC) BUD - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia

$103 - $217

Train to Vienna, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 59 min

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

$127 - $320

Train, bus  •  23 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Timisoara Nord Ic
  2. Take the bus from Timisoara to Zaragoza
  3. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$170 - $267

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  26 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$461 - $633

Train  •  36 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nice Ville En
  3. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  4. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$342 - $563

Bus  •  39 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Arad
  2. Take the bus from Arad to Madrid - Estacion Sur

$136 - $186

Drive, train  •  25 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Landeck-Zams Rj
  3. Drive from Landeck-Zams to Madrid

$318 - $471

Drive  •  23 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Madrid 1575.3 miles

$290 - $430

Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Spain is 2020 km. The road distance is 2520.5 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Spain without a car is to train and bus which takes 23 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Budapest to Spain, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Spain is to fly which takes 5 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 26 h 4 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 39 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Spain is 2520 km. It takes approximately 23 h 43 min to drive from Budapest to Spain.

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Vueling Airlines, Wizz Air, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 325+ hotels available in Spain. 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 33 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Spain.
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  • Distance: 1262.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Wizz Air and 10 other airlines fly from Budapest to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Madrid via Wien Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Avignon TGV, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha-Renfe in around 26 h 4 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Flights from Budapest to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Budapest to Alicante via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Barcelona via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Valencia
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Budapest to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Budapest to Madrid via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Budapest to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via Billund
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Valencia
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Budapest to Alicante via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Flights from Budapest to Alicante via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Flights from Budapest to Alicante via Billund
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Alicante via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Budapest to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Budapest to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Budapest to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Budapest to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Budapest to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Barcelona via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Budapest to Sevilla via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Budapest to Valencia via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Budapest to Malaga via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
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
2 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Spanish Railways AVE
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
19 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Landeck-Zams
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$170 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $340
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Timisoara to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
alsa.com
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Arad
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Arad to Madrid - Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro

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