There are 5 ways to get from Esztergom to Budapest by 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

Bus via Budapest Árpad híd Autobusz-Állomas  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Esztergom Autóbusz Állomás to Budapest Árpad híd Autobusz-Állomas 800

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Esztergom to Piliscsaba Regional
  2. Take the train from Piliscsaba to Budapest Árpad híd autobusz-állomas

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Esztergom Rákoczi tér to Budapest Újpest Városkapu Vasútállomás XIII Kerület 880

$5 - $7

Bus, train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Esztergom Rákoczi tér to Szentendre Autóbusz-Állomás 880
  2. Take the train from Szentendre to Batthyány tér H5

$4 - $6

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Esztergom to Budapest 30 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Esztergom, Hungary and Budapest, Hungary?

Volanbusz operates a bus from Esztergom to Budapest 5 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Esztergom to Budapest via Piliscsaba, Budapest Árpad híd autobusz-állomas, and Budapest Árpád híd in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Esztergom to Piliscsaba
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Piliscsaba to Budapest Árpad híd autobusz-állomas
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Bus operators
Volanbusz
Phone
+36 1 382 0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
volanbusz.hu
Bus from Esztergom Autóbusz Állomás to Budapest Árpad híd Autobusz-Állomas
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
volanbusz.hu
Bus from Esztergom Rákoczi tér to Budapest Újpest Városkapu Vasútállomás XIII Kerület
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
volanbusz.hu
Bus from Esztergom Rákoczi tér to Szentendre Autóbusz-Állomás
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
volanbusz.hu

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Esztergom to Budapest?

The distance between Esztergom and Budapest is 40 km. The road distance is 48 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Esztergom to Budapest?

The cheapest way to get from Esztergom to Budapest is to bus and train which costs 1 000 Ft - 1 600 Ft and takes 2 h 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Esztergom to Budapest?

The quickest way to get from Esztergom to Budapest is to drive which takes 50 min and costs 1 300 Ft - 2 000 Ft.

Is there a direct bus between Esztergom and Budapest?

No, there is no direct bus from Esztergom to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Esztergom Autóbusz Állomás and arriving at Arany János utca M via Árpád híd M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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

It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Esztergom to Budapest, including transfers.