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

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Train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Szombathely D / ...

$11 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Újbuda-központ to Veszprém Autóbusz-Állomás 1205 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Veszprém to Szombathely 1243

$13 - $18

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Szombathely 138.5 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Szombathely is to train which costs 3 000 Ft - 4 500 Ft and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Szombathely is to drive which costs 6 500 Ft - 10 000 Ft and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Szombathely is 185 km. The road distance is 221.5 km.

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The train from Budapest-Déli to Szombathely takes 3 h 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Szombathely. However, there are services departing from Budapest Újbuda-központ and arriving at Szombathely via Veszprém. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Déli and arriving at Szombathely. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Szombathely, Hungary?

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Szombathely hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Szombathely via Veszprém Autóbusz-Állomás and Veszprém in around 5 h 38 min.

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