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There are 10 ways to get from Clapham to Budapest by plane, subway, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly from London Heathrow

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Budapest (BUD)

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Subway to London Stansted, fly

  1. Take the subway from Clapham Common station to Moorgate station
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Budapest (BUD)

Fly from London Gatwick

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Budapest (BUD)

Fly from London City

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Budapest (BUD)

Train to London Luton, fly

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Budapest (BUD)

Train

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Intl to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Wien Hbf
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld

Bus via Prague

  1. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop

Bus

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Erd Annahagyi

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Clapham to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Budapest

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Clapham to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Budapest

Clapham to Budapest by subway and train

The journey time between Clapham and Budapest is around 21h 33m and covers a distance of around 1786 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h. Operated by London Underground (Tube), Eurostar, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) and others, the Clapham to Budapest service departs from Clapham Common station and arrives in Budapest-Kelenfoeld. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

2 Weekly Services
21h 33m Average Duration
114 260 Ft Cheapest Price
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United Kingdom → Hungary
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International entry into Hungary from United Kingdom

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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Conditions of entry into Hungary from United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in Hungary

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Yes, entry into Hungary is currently allowed from United Kingdom.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Budapest is 0036 6 80 277 455.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Budapest is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Budapest is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0036 6 80 277 455.

No, returning to United Kingdom from Hungary is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 3 Oct 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Clapham to Budapest is to bus via Prague which costs £45 - £75 and takes 28h 37m.

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The fastest way to get from Clapham to Budapest is to fly. Taking this option will cost £80 - £410 and takes 5h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Clapham to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Clapham Common and arriving at Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop via Battersea Park Station, London, Victoria Green Line Station and Prague, ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Clapham station to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Clapham Common station and arriving at Budapest-Kelenfoeld via London St Pancras Intl, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 33m.

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The distance between Clapham and Budapest is 1449 km.

The best way to get from Clapham to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 21h 33m and costs £230 - £600.

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It takes approximately 5h 53m to get from Clapham to Budapest, including transfers.

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Clapham to Budapest bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from London, Victoria Green Line Station.

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Clapham to Budapest train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Intl station.

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The best way to get from Clapham to Budapest is to fly which takes 5h 53m and costs £80 - £410. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £230 - £600 and takes 21h 33m, you could also bus via Prague, which costs £45 - £75 and takes 28h 37m.

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Map of how to get from Clapham to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 1449.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 53m

What companies run services between Clapham, Greater London, England and Budapest, Hungary?

British Airways, Brussels Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Clapham to Budapest hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Clapham to Budapest via King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Intl, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Wien Hbf in around 21h 33m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
21 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
Flights from London Luton to Budapest via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
23 000 Ft - 180 000 Ft
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
47 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
47 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
47 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
47 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60 000 Ft - 340 000 Ft
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60 000 Ft - 340 000 Ft
Flights from London City to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95 000 Ft - 380 000 Ft
Flights from London City to Budapest via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
95 000 Ft - 380 000 Ft
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65 000 Ft - 400 000 Ft
Flights from London City to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 400 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
19 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft
Flights from London Luton to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
17 000 Ft - 220 000 Ft
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
43 000 Ft - 320 000 Ft
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60 000 Ft - 300 000 Ft
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 290 000 Ft
Flights from London City to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
80 000 Ft - 320 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 310 000 Ft
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55 000 Ft - 380 000 Ft
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Budapest via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
160 000 Ft - 300 000 Ft
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
34 000 Ft - 220 000 Ft
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Clapham Common station to Moorgate station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
1 100 Ft - 1 400 Ft
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
7 000 Ft - 9 000 Ft
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
7 000 Ft - 9 000 Ft
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Intl to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
43 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
120 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Standard
43 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Standard Premier
60 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
38 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
38 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
1st Class
55 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft
Website
oebb.at
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 Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 21 000 Ft
Website
Railjet
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Wien Hbf to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
32 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15 000 Ft - 21 000 Ft
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6 500 Ft - 9 000 Ft
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague to Budapest Kelenföld bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft
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.
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Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Erd Annahagyi
Ave. Duration
33h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
24 000 Ft - 33 000 Ft
Website
Union Ivkoni
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
40 278 Ft
Standard Car - Premium
64 253 Ft

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Clapham to Budapest bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop station.

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