There are 5 ways to get from Budapest to Warsaw by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Warsaw (WAW) BUD - WAW

$29 - $167

4 alternative options

Train  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Warszawa Centralna Ec

$45 - $70

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Warsaw, Warsaw Metro Wilanowska P6

$41 - $66

Bus Ecolines  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Warszawa

$56 - $86

Drive  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Warsaw 556.9 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Warsaw is to train which costs 13 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft and takes 10 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Warsaw is to fly which takes 4 h 20 min and costs 8 000 Ft - 47 000 Ft.

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The distance between Budapest and Warsaw is 545 km. The road distance is 891 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Budapest to Warsaw, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Warsaw. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Pl. Konstytucji 02 via Metro Wilanowska 02. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Nyugati and arriving at Warszawa Centralna. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 10 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Warsaw, Poland?

Wizz Air, LOT and Austrian Airlines fly from Budapest to Warsaw every 4 hours. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Warsaw once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 10 h 7 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $260
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Warsaw, Warsaw Metro Wilanowska
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
18 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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