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There are 4 ways to get from Budapest to Ybbs an der Donau by train, bus or car

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Train via Sankt Pölten

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to St.Poelten Hbf
  3. Take the train from St.Poelten Hbf to Ybbs A.D. Donau

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop to Vienna, Hbf
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to St.Poelten Hbf
  3. Take the train from St.Poelten Hbf to Ybbs A.D. Donau

Train

  1. Take the train from Budapest Déli Train Station to Vienna Meidling Train Station
  2. Take the train from Wien Westbahnhof to Ybbs A.D. Donau

Drive

  1. Drive from Budapest to Ybbs an der Donau
Hungary → Austria
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International entry into Austria from Hungary

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into Austria from Hungary

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Hungary
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Uruguay, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Uruguay, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Uruguay, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) and Cyprus
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica and Suriname
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Andorra, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
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Rules to follow in Austria

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Considerations leaving from Hungary

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Austria from Hungary.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ybbs an der Donau is 800 555 621.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ybbs an der Donau is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ybbs an der Donau is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Hungary from Austria.

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Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Budapest to Ybbs an der Donau is to bus and train, which costs 6 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft and takes 5h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Ybbs an der Donau is to drive which costs 12 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft and takes 3h 22m.

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The distance between Budapest and Ybbs an der Donau is 305 km. The road distance is 357.5 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Ybbs an der Donau without a car is to train via Sankt Pölten which takes 5h 10m and costs 5 000 Ft - 20 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Budapest to Ybbs an der Donau, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Ybbs an der Donau is 358 km. It takes approximately 3h 22m to drive from Budapest to Ybbs an der Donau.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Ybbs an der Donau. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Ybbs an der Donau.
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  • Distance: 304.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Ybbs an der Donau, Austria?

You can take a train from Budapest to Ybbs an der Donau via Wien Hbf, St.Poelten Hbf, Ybbs A.D. Donau, and Ybbs an der Donau Bahnhof in around 5h 10m.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €14
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Wien Hbf to St.Poelten Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€3 - €4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €22
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
€6 - €10
1st Class
€14 - €22
Train from Vienna, Hbf to St. Pölten, Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €7
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
€3 - €5
1st Class
€4 - €7
Train from Budapest Déli Train Station to Vienna Meidling Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €23
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
€7 - €10
1st Class
€15 - €23
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to St.Poelten Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wien Hbf to St.Poelten Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Wien Hbf to St.Pölten Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to St.Poelten Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 Wien Hbf to St.Poelten Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from St.Poelten Hbf to Ybbs A.D. Donau
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Westbahnhof to Ybbs A.D. Donau
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €24
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
RegioJet
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 Kelenföld bus station to Vienna Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page

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