There are 10 ways to get from Budapest to Villach by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Villach Hbf Rj / ...

$95 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Ljubljana 977
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Villach 948 / ...

$32 - $66

8 alternative options

Train via Sopron  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Sopron Ic
  2. Take the train from Wiener Neustadt Hbf to Villach Hbf Rj / ...

$59 - $100

Bus Slovak Lines  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Klagenfurt

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Villach 319.9 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Budapest to Klagenfurt, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Klagenfurt (KLU) BUD - KLU
  2. Take the train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Villach Hbf

$160 - $417

Fly Budapest to Ljubljana  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Ljubljana (LJU) BUD - LJU

$149 - $524

Fly Budapest to Vienna, train  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Vienna (VIE) BUD - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Villach Hbf

$147 - $382

Train to Vienna, fly to Klagenfurt, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU) VIE - KLU
  3. Take the train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Villach Hbf

$140 - $399

Train to Vienna, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Ljubljana (LJU) VIE - LJU

$194 - $466

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Villach is to bus which costs 9 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft and takes 9 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Villach is to drive which costs 16 000 Ft - 24 000 Ft and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Villach is 405 km. The road distance is 511.8 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 47 min to get from Budapest to Villach, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Villach. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Villach via Budapest, Budapest Népliget and Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Villach. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Villach Hbf via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Villach, Austria?

You can take a train from Budapest to Villach via Wien Hbf in around 7 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Villach via Népliget M, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Ljubljana in around 9 h 59 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Budapest to Vienna
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Klagenfurt via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Budapest to Ljubljana via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
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 Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wiener Neustadt Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Klagenfurt Annabichl to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
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 Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Villach
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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