There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Ternopil by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Ternopol

$45 - $70

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  15 h

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Zahony Express / ...
  2. Take the night train from Chop to Ternopol Express

$21 - $35

7 alternative options

Bus  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Lviv, Lviv bus station N3300
  2. Take the bus from Lviv to Ternopil

$34 - $101

Drive  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Ternopil 410.6 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Budapest to Lviv, train  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Lviv (LWO) BUD - LWO
  2. Take the train from Lvov to Ternopol

$96 - $301

Fly Budapest to Ivano-Frankivsk, bus  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Ivano-Frankivsk (IFO) BUD - IFO
  2. Take the bus from Ivano-Frankovsk to Ternopol

$156 - $489

Fly Budapest to Chernivtsi, bus  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Chernivtsi (CWC) BUD - CWC
  2. Take the bus from Chernivtsi to Ternopol

$105 - $348

Bus to Vienna, fly to Lviv, train  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Lviv (LWO) VIE - LWO
  3. Take the train from Lvov to Ternopol

$115 - $266

Fly Budapest to Kiev Zhulhany, train  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Kiev Zhulhany (IEV) BUD - IEV
  2. Take the train from Kiev Pass to Ternopol

$51 - $172

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Ternopil, Ukraine?

Ukrainian Railways operates a train from Budapest to Ternopil once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 13 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Ternopil via Népliget M, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, Lviv, Lviv bus station, and Lviv in around 15 h 13 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Lviv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Lviv via Warsaw, Poznan
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Lviv via Krakow, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Lviv via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Kiev Zhulhany via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Budapest to Lviv via Kiev
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Ivano-Frankivsk via Kiev
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Chernivtsi via Kiev
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Lviv
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Lviv via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Budapest to Kiev Zhulhany
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Lviv via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Lviv
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Lviv via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Lviv via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Ternopol
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Night train from Chop to Ternopol
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $6
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$15 - $22
Train from Lvov to Ternopol
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $5
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$12 - $17
Train from Kiev Pass to Ternopol
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$4 - $6
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$17 - $24
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Lviv, Lviv bus station
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Lviv to Ternopil
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Ivano-Frankovsk to Ternopol
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Chernivtsi to Ternopol
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Budapest Népliget aut.áll. to Wien Flughafen Schwechat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $12

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Budapest and Ternopil is 533 km. The road distance is 657 km.

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Ternopil is to train and night train which costs 5 500 Ft - 10 000 Ft and takes 15 h.

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Ternopil is to drive which takes 8 h 21 min and costs 19 000 Ft - 29 000 Ft.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Ternopol. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 35 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Ternopil. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Ternopil via Budapest, Budapest Népliget and Lviv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 13 min.

The train from Budapest-Nyugati to Ternopol takes 13 h 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.