There are 9 ways to get from Bulgaria to Hungary by subway, plane, tram, bus, 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

Line 1 subway to Sofia, fly to Budapest, line 49 tram  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Sofia Serdika to Sofia Mladost 1
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Budapest (BUD) SOF - BUD
  3. Take the line 49 tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér

$35 - $275

Cheapest option

Bus Group Ltd.  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Budapest Népliget

$1

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Fly Burgas to Budapest, line 49 tram  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Budapest (BUD) BOJ - BUD
  2. Take the line 49 tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér

$134 - $495

Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Oradea, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Oradea (OMR) OTP - OMR
  3. Take the train from Nagykereki to Debrecen

$32 - $168

Fly Burgas to Kosice, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Kosice (KSC) BOJ - KSC
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Miskolc-Tiszai

$152 - $1,632

Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Budapest  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Budapest (BUD) OTP - BUD

$38 - $320

Bus Tourbus Bulgaria  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Budapest

$52 - $64

Bus EAAA  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Budapest

$31 - $46

Drive  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Budapest 478.9 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Hungary is to bus which costs $2 and takes 12 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Hungary is to fly and line 49 tram which costs $130 - $500 and takes 4 h 54 min.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Hungary is 693 km. The road distance is 766.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Bulgaria to Hungary, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bulgaria to Hungary. However, there are services departing from Sofia Serdika and arriving at Clark Ádám tér via Deák Ferenc tér M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Bulgaria and Hungary?

Tourbus Bulgaria operates a bus from Sofia to Budapest once a week. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 12 h 15 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Burgas to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $900
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Sofia to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Burgas to Kosice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
BKK
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Bus operators
Avtoekspres
Phone
+359 (0) 52 757 044
Email
info@autogaravn.com
Website
autogaravn.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
autogaravn.com
Tourbus Bulgaria
Phone
00359 2 980 68 62
Email
touringbus@touring.bg
Website
touring.bg
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Budapest
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
touring.bg
Group Ltd.
Phone
+359 2 980 63 36
Email
group@gbg.bg
Website
group-ood.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
group-ood.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Sofia to Budapest
Ave. Duration
11 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
rta.government.bg

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