There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Vilnius by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Vilnius  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Vilnius (VNO) BUD - VNO

$86 - $221

Cheapest option

Train  •  20 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Warszawa Wschodnia Ec
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Bialystok Ic
  3. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  4. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius(LT)

$73 - $100

4 alternative options

Fly to Kaunas  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Kaunas (KUN) BUD - KUN

$93 - $203

Bus Billy  •  26 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Katowice, Katowice bus station P14
  2. Take the bus from Katowice to Vilnius

$73 - $116

Bus Ecolines  •  28 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Vilnius

$76 - $121

Drive  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Vilnius 826.1 miles

$140 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Vilnius is to train which costs 20 000 Ft - 28 000 Ft and takes 20 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Vilnius is to fly which takes 6 h 35 min and costs 24 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft.

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The distance between Budapest and Vilnius is 910 km. The road distance is 1322 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Budapest to Vilnius, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Vilnius. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Vilnius via Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Vilnius. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Vilnius(LT) via Warszawa Wschodnia, Białystok and Kaunas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Vilnius, Lithuania?

LOT, Ukraine International Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Budapest to Vilnius hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Vilnius via Warszawa Wschodnia, Bialystok, Białystok, and Kaunas in around 20 h 19 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Vilnius via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Kaunas via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Vilnius via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Budapest to Vilnius via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Budapest to Kaunas via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Budapest to Kaunas via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Vilnius via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Vilnius via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Vilnius via London Luton
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Kaunas via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Budapest to Vilnius via Kiev
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Vilnius via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Budapest to Vilnius via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Budapest to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $15
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Białystok to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaunas to Vilnius(LT)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Katowice to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
15 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
27 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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