There are 4 ways to get from Budapest to Zalaegerszeg by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Újbuda-központ to Zalaegerszeg Autóbuszállomás 1185 / ...

$12 - $16

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Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Zalaegerszeg Ic / ...

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Train via Budapest-Keleti  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Zalaegerszeg Istria First Water

$13 - $19

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Zalaegerszeg 141.9 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Zalaegerszeg is to bus which costs 3 300 Ft - 4 400 Ft and takes 2 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Zalaegerszeg is to drive which costs 7 000 Ft - 11 000 Ft and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Zalaegerszeg is 181 km. The road distance is 227 km.

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The bus from Budapest Újbuda-központ to Zalaegerszeg Autóbuszállomás takes 2 h 49 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Budapest Újbuda-központ and arriving at Zalaegerszeg Autóbuszállomás. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Déli and arriving at Zalaegerszeg. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Zalaegerszeg, Hungary?

Volanbusz operates a bus from Budapest to Zalaegerszeg every 2 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Budapest to Zalaegerszeg 6 times a week. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 2 min.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Déli to Zalaegerszeg
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Zalaegerszeg
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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