There are 11 ways to get from Budapest to Venice by plane, train, shuttle, bus or car

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Fly Budapest to Venice  •  6h 9m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Venice (VCE) BUD - VCE

52€ - 192€

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Bus  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Venice, Venice 977

30€ - 45€

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Fly Budapest to Venice Treviso  •  4h 48m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Venice Treviso (TSF) BUD - TSF

66€ - 321€

Fly Budapest to Bologna, train  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bologna (BLQ) BUD - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

53€ - 192€

Fly Budapest to Trieste, train  •  8h 8m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Trieste (TRS) BUD - TRS
  2. Take the train from Trieste Airport to Venezia S. Lucia

89€ - 668€

Train to Vienna, fly to Venice  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Venice (VCE) VIE - VCE

77€ - 339€

Fly Budapest to Milan Bergamo, shuttle  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) BUD - BGY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Padova

55€ - 411€

Train  •  11h 5m

  1. Take the train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Rj

113€ - 164€

Train via Győr  •  13h 12m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Deli to Gyoer Re
  2. Take the train from Gyoer to Sopron Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Wiener Neustadt Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Rj

111€ - 152€

Drive  •  6h 45m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Venice 702 km

90€ - 140€

Shuttle  •  7h 26m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Venezia Eurobusways

72€ - 159€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Venice is to bus which costs 11 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft and takes 10h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Venice is to fly which costs 22 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft and takes 4h 48m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Venice, Venice. Services depart twice daily, and operate Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 10h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Venice. However, there are services departing from Kelenfoeld and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 5m.

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The distance between Budapest and Venice is 562 km. The road distance is 702 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Venice without a car is to bus which takes 10h 10m and costs 11 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6h 9m to get from Budapest to Venice, including transfers.

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

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Budapest to Venice train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Kelenfoeld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Venice is to fly which takes 6h 9m and costs 17 000 Ft - 70 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft and takes 10h 10m, you could also train, which costs 38 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft and takes 11h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Venice.
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  • Distance: 562.2 km
  • Duration: 6h 9m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Venice, Italy?

Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and 15 other airlines fly from Budapest to Venice hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Venice, Venice twice daily. Tickets cost 30€ - 45€ and the journey takes 10h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
Flights from Budapest to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 1100€
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 1100€
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 1100€
Flights from Vienna to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 440€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 230€
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 230€
Flights from Budapest to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 270€
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
16€ - 130€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
Flights from Budapest to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 400€
Flights from Vienna to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 370€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 370€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 360€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 270€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 480€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
15€ - 85€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
19€ - 110€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 22€
Train from Trieste Airport to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
17€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
15€ - 21€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Deli to Gyoer
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Gyoer to Sopron
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wiener Neustadt Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
GySEV/Raaberbahn
Website
www2.gysev.hu
Train from Gyoer to Sopron
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
GySEV/Raaberbahn
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Orio al Serio Airport to Padova
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 280€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
35€ - 39€
Private
150€ - 280€
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Venezia
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
70€ - 160€
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 45m and has one stopover.

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Budapest to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice, Venice station.

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Budapest to Venice train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Venice is 702 km. It takes approximately 6h 45m to drive from Budapest to Venice.

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CSA, KLM, Air Dolomiti and seven other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Budapest to Venice bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 2978+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 29 min and costs 350 Ft.

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