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

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Bus  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Arad
  2. Take the bus from Arad, Arad to Vidin 1950

$83 - $121

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EuroNight, bus  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Budapest-Kelenföld to Gara Arad Dacia
  2. Take the bus from Arad, Arad to Vidin 1950

$37 - $62

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Train, bus  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Arad D
  2. Take the bus from Arad, Arad to Vidin 1950

$66 - $102

Bus via Budapest  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to Arad
  2. Take the bus from Arad, Arad to Vidin 1950

Train, drive  •  18 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Novi Beograd D
  2. Take the train from Beograd centar to Niš 790
  3. Take the train from Niš to Vratarnica
  4. Drive from Vratarnica to Vidin

$74 - $120

Drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Vidin 422 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Budapest to Sofia, train  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Sofia (SOF) BUD - SOF
  2. Take the train from Sofia to Vidin

$39 - $281

Fly Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BUD - OTP
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti - Autogara Rahova to Calafat

$50 - $332

Fly Budapest to Belgrade, bus  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Belgrade (BEG) BUD - BEG
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Negotin
  3. Take the bus from Negotin to Vidin

$126 - $334

Shuttle to Oradea, fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  13 h 57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Oradea
  2. Fly from Oradea (OMR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) OMR - OTP
  3. Take the bus from Bucuresti - Autogara Rahova to Calafat

$78 - $269

Train to Vienna, fly to Sofia, train  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Sofia (SOF) VIE - SOF
  3. Take the train from Sofia to Vidin

$125 - $304

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Vidin is to EuroNight and bus which costs 10 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft and takes 17 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Vidin is to drive which costs 20 000 Ft - 30 000 Ft and takes 7 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Vidin. However, there are services departing from Budapest and arriving at Vidin via Arad, Arad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 33 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Vidin is 490 km. The road distance is 675.2 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Vidin without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 33 min and costs 22 000 Ft - 34 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 14 h 33 min to get from Budapest to Vidin, including transfers.

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Budapest to Vidin bus services, operated by SC Latino Expres S.R.L., depart from Budapest station.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Sofia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Vidin is 1 h ahead of Budapest. It is currently 11:12 PM in Budapest and 12:12 AM in Vidin.

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  • Distance: 306.5 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 33 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Vidin, Bulgaria?

You can take a bus from Budapest to Vidin via Arad and Arad, Arad in around 14 h 33 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Sofia via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Budapest to Sofia via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Oradea to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Budapest to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Oradea to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Budapest to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Vienna to Sofia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
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-Keleti to Arad
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Novi Beograd
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Kelenföld to Gara Arad
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
cd.cz
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Beograd centar to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Train from Niš to Vratarnica
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$3 - $5
1st Class Ticket
$4 - $8
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Bus operators
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Budapest to Arad
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
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 Arad, Arad to Vidin
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus from Budapest to Arad
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
DLS Bus
Phone
021.312.65.91
Email
office@dlsbus.ro
Website
dlsbus.ro
Bus from Bucuresti - Autogara Rahova to Calafat
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
dlsbus.ro
Nikolic Prevoz D.O.O
Website
nikolicprevoz.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Negotin
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
nikolicprevoz.rs
Bus from Negotin to Vidin
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
nikolicprevoz.rs
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest to Oradea
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Vidin is 675 km. It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to drive from Budapest to Vidin.

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Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines and Tarom offer flights from Budapest Airport to Sofia Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Vidin. Prices start at $22 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 350 Ft.

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