There are 8 ways to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest by bus, plane, train, 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.

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Bus to Basel, fly  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Budapest (BUD) BSL - BUD

$66 - $249

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Bus Eurolines CZ  •  21 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Bratislava
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér RegioJet

$64 - $87

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Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Budapest (BUD) ZRH - BUD

$138 - $362

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Budapest (BUD) STR - BUD

$119 - $309

Train, EuroNight  •  13 h

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Kelenföld

$176 - $277

Train, EuroNight via München Hbf  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to München Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  4. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Kelenföld

$172 - $266

Bus FlixBus  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel 208
  2. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Budapest, Budapest Népliget N391

$66 - $119

Drive  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest 693.9 miles

$140 - $220

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Freiburg and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and arriving at Budapest-Kelenföld via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Wien Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h.

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The distance between Freiburg im Breisgau and Budapest is 838 km. The road distance is 1110.3 km.

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The best way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest without a car is to train and EuroNight which takes 13 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest, including transfers.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Freiburg station.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf station.

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

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Budapest-Kelenföld station.

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Map of how to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 523.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest via Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Népliget M in around 18 h 4 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Basel to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Basel to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Basel to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Freiburg to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Freiburg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$40 - $41
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Freiburg to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Yes, the driving distance between Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest is 1110 km. It takes approximately 9 h 45 min to drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Budapest.

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Wizz Air, easyJet, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Basel Airport to Budapest Airport.

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