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There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Zernez by train, bus, night bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Sargans Rj
  2. Take the train from Landquart to Zernez 33-Y / ...

$180 - $285

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Bus, night bus  •  18 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Meran 095
  3. Take the night bus from Stazione Merano to Glorenza
  4. Take the bus from Glorenza to Zernez 811

$67 - $111

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Bus, train  •  18 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest to St. Gallen
  2. Take the train from St. Gallen to Landquart
  3. Take the train from Landquart to Zernez 6-Y

$130 - $196

Night train, train  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Sargans En
  2. Take the train from Landquart to Zernez 33-Y / ...

$183 - $307

Drive  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Zernez 556.2 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Budapest to Zurich, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Zurich (ZRH) BUD - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Landquart
  3. Take the train from Landquart to Zernez

$150 - $360

Fly Budapest to Milan Malpensa, train  •  13 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BUD - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Tirano
  4. Take the train from Tirano to Pontresina

$74 - $236

Fly Budapest to Milan Bergamo, train  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) BUD - BGY
  2. Take the train from Lecco to Tirano
  3. Take the train from Tirano to Pontresina

$74 - $270

Train to Vienna, fly to Altenrhein, train  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Altenrhein (ACH) VIE - ACH
  3. Take the train from Rorschach to Landquart
  4. Take the train from Landquart to Zernez

$265 - $1,175

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Zernez is to bus and night bus which costs 18 000 Ft - 32 000 Ft and takes 18 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Zernez is to fly and train which costs 42 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft and takes 8 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Zernez. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Zernez via Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße, Merano - Piazza Teatro, Stazione Merano and Glorenza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Zernez. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Zernez via Sargans and Landquart. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 50 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Zernez is 683 km. The road distance is 889.9 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Zernez without a car is to train which takes 11 h 50 min and costs 50 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 11 h 50 min to get from Budapest to Zernez, including transfers.

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Budapest to Zernez bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld station.

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Budapest to Zernez train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Zernez.
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  • Distance: 426.6 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 50 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Zernez, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Budapest to Zernez via Sargans and Landquart in around 11 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
People's Viennaline
Website
peoples.ch
Flights from Vienna to Altenrhein
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo via Prague
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $170
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Zurich via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
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 Sargans
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Sargans
Ave. Duration
10 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $250
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Landquart to Zernez
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
Train from Tirano to Pontresina
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
rhb.ch
Book at
rhb.ch
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Landquart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Landquart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Rorschach to Landquart
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Website
Trenord
Train from Milano Centrale to Tirano
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Website
Trenord
Train from Lecco to Tirano
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $30
Website
Trenord
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Tirano to Pontresina
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.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 Kelenföld to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Meran
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sudtirol Alto Adige
Phone
840 000 471
Website
sii.bz.it
Night bus from Stazione Merano to Glorenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
sii.bz.it
Bus from Glorenza to Zernez
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
sii.bz.it
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Glurns/Glorenza, Tauferer Tor to Zernez, Center dal Parc Naziun
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Budapest to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Budapest to Zernez bus services, operated by Sudtirol Alto Adige, arrive at Zernez station.

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Budapest to Zernez train services, operated by Rhätische Bahn, arrive at Zernez station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Zernez is 890 km. It takes approximately 8 h 50 min to drive from Budapest to Zernez.

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Austrian Airlines, Eurowings, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Budapest Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 1016+ hotels available in Zernez. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs 350 Ft.

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