There are 7 ways to get from Budapest to Pristina by plane, train, shuttle, bus, night train 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 from Budapest  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Pristina (PRN) BUD - PRN

$23 - $361

6 alternative options

Train to Vienna, fly  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Pristina (PRN) VIE - PRN

$156 - $333

Shuttle, bus  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Novi Sad
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Raška
  3. Take the bus from Raška to Priština

$45 - $58

Bus  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Népliget to Beograd 990
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Priština

$44 - $57

Train  •  22 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd D
  2. Take the train from Belgrade to Skopje 335
  3. Take the train from Skopje to Pristina

Night train, bus  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd D
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Priština

$34 - $40

Drive  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Pristina 454.1 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Pristina. However, there are services departing from Kálvin tér M and arriving at Priština via Budapest - Népliget and Belgrade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 58 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Pristina. However, there are services departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Pristina via Belgrade and Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 59 min.

More details

The distance between Budapest and Pristina is 562 km. The road distance is 726.6 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Budapest to Pristina without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 12 h 57 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Budapest to Pristina, including transfers.

More details

Budapest to Pristina bus services, operated by Fudeks, depart from Budapest - Népliget station.

More details

Budapest to Pristina train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Budapest-Keleti station.

More details

The best way to get from Budapest to Pristina is to fly which takes 4 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 58 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 22 h 59 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Pristina Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

Search flights

Budapest to Pristina bus services, operated by Banbus, arrive at Priština station.

More details

Map of how to get from Budapest to Pristina.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 351.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Pristina, Kosovo?

Wizz Air and Austrian Airlines fly from Budapest to Pristina once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Pristina via Népliget M, Budapest - Népliget, Beograd, and Belgrade in around 13 h 58 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Pristina via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Pristina
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Pristina
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$23 - $160
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 Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Skopje to Pristina
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Bus operators
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Budapest to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
Benko Tours 92
Phone
+(381)(20)311833
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Novi Sad to Raška
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
benkotours92.com
Sandžaktrans AD Novi Pazar
Phone
+381 20318354
Email
sandzaktrans@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
sandzaktrans.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Raška
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
sandzaktrans.rs
Blue Line
Website
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Raška
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
autobuskiprevoz-blueline.rs
Blueline MNE
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Novi Sad to Raška
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Schedules at
blueline-mne.com
Aurora Tours
Phone
(020) 601 602
Email
auroratoursnp@gmail.com
Website
auroratours.rs
Bus from Raška to Priština
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
auroratours.rs
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Beograd
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Banbus
Phone
+381 11 362 5555
Email
ffice@banbus.co.rs
Website
banbus.co.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Priština
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
banbus.co.rs

Want to know more about travelling around Kosovo

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Budapest to Pristina train services, operated by Trainkos, arrive at Pristina station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Pristina is 727 km. It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to drive from Budapest to Pristina.

Get driving directions

Wizz Air and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Pristina Airport.

Search flights

There are 170+ hotels available in Pristina. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

More details

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

More details