Travel from Debrecen to Budapest

Bus or train from Debrecen to Budapest?

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Debrecen to Budapest hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 2 hours 30 minutes. Alternatively, Volanbusz operates a bus from Debrecen to Budapest twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 3 hours 20 minutes.

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How to get from Debrecen to Budapest

ModeDurationPrice
From Debrecen train to Budapest-Nyugati.2 h 30 min3 683 Ft
From Debrecen Autóbusz-Állomás bus to Népliget M then bus to Deák Ferenc tér M.3 h 40 min4 236 Ft
From Debrecen rideshare to Budapest.2 h 56 min3 006 Ft
From Debrecen drive to Budapest.2 h 12 min7 901 Ft

How long does it take to get from Debrecen to Budapest?

The train from Debrecen to Budapest-Nyugati takes 2 hours 30 minutes including transfers and departs hourly.

Is there a direct train between Debrecen and Budapest?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Debrecen and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 hours 30 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Debrecen and Budapest?

No, there is no direct bus from Debrecen to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Debrecen Autóbusz-Állomás and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 hours 40 minutes.

Operators from Debrecen to Budapest

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)+36 (1) 3 49 49 49Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Volanbusz+36 1 382 0888Volanbusz
BKK+36 1 3 255 255BKK
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