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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Zamardi D

$71 - $89

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Újbuda-központ to Tihany Újságíró Üdülő 1190

$7 - $10

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Tihany 85.2 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Tihany is to bus which costs 2 000 Ft - 2 700 Ft and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Tihany is to drive which costs 4 200 Ft - 6 500 Ft and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Tihany is 108 km. The road distance is 136.4 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Budapest to Tihany, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Budapest Újbuda-központ and arriving at Tihany Újságíró Üdülő. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Tihany hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, Volanbusz operates a bus from Budapest to Tihany once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 2 h 27 min.

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