There are 7 ways to get from Budapest to Split by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb 976 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Split

$38 - $72

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Train  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. D
  2. Take the train from Zagreb to Split

$89 - $128

Drive  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Split 469.8 miles

$90 - $140

Fly from Budapest  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Split (SPU) BUD - SPU

$134 - $434

Shuttle to Zagreb, fly  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Zagreb Airport
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Split (SPU) ZAG - SPU

$94 - $264

Train to Vienna, fly  •  7 h 1 min

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

$159 - $435

Shuttle, bus  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Šibenik Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Šibenik to Split

$71 - $192

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Split. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Split via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Split. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Déli and arriving at Split via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Split is 488 km. The road distance is 751.7 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Split without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 57 min to get from Budapest to Split, including transfers.

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Budapest to Split bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld station.

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Budapest to Split train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Budapest-Déli station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Split is to bus which takes 9 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 12 h 30 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 27 min.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Split Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Budapest to Split bus services, operated by Promet Makarska, arrive at Split station.

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  • Distance: 304.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 57 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Split, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Budapest to Split via Zagreb in around 9 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Split via Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and Zagreb in around 12 h 30 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Vienna to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Vienna to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Vienna to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Split via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Vienna to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Split via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Budapest to Split via Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Split via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Budapest to Split via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $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 Budapest-Déli to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
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 Kelenföld to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
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Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Low
$70
High
$139

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Budapest to Split train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Split station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Split is 752 km. It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to drive from Budapest to Split.

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CSA, Travel Service, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Split Airport.

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There are 11979+ hotels available in Split. Prices start at $63 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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