There are 11 ways to get from Göttingen to Budapest by train, plane, night train, bus 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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Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Göttingen to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Budapest (BUD) FRA - BUD

$130 - $337

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Bus  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Göttingen to Dresden, Dresden central station 064
  2. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld N260

$54 - $97

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Train to Hannover, fly  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Göttingen to Hannover Hbf
  2. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Budapest (BUD) HAJ - BUD

$109 - $300

Train, train to Paderborn, fly  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Göttingen to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Paderborn Hbf
  3. Fly from Paderborn (PAD) to Budapest (BUD) PAD - BUD

$245 - $716

Train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Göttingen to Berlin Hbf
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Budapest (BUD) SXF - BUD

$90 - $203

Train, train to Dortmund, fly  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Göttingen to Hannover Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamm(Westf)
  3. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Budapest (BUD) DTM - BUD

$116 - $430

Train, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Göttingen to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn
  3. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Budapest (BUD) CGN - BUD

$137 - $354

Train, EuroNight  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Göttingen to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Kelenföld Dacia

$151 - $220

Train, EuroNight via Nürnberg Hbf  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Göttingen to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Kelenföld

$157 - $241

Train, bus  •  20 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Göttingen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Budapest Népliget 794

$128 - $174

Drive  •  9 h

  1. Drive from Göttingen to Budapest 620.2 miles

$130 - $190

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No, there is no direct bus from Göttingen to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Göttingen and arriving at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld via Dresden, Dresden central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Göttingen to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Göttingen and arriving at Budapest-Kelenföld via Nürnberg Hbf and Wien Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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The distance between Göttingen and Budapest is 795 km. The road distance is 992.3 km.

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The best way to get from Göttingen to Budapest without a car is to train and EuroNight which takes 10 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Göttingen to Budapest, including transfers.

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Göttingen to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Göttingen station.

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Göttingen to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Göttingen station.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Göttingen to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld station.

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

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Map of how to get from Göttingen to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 497 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Göttingen, Germany and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Göttingen to Budapest via Dresden, Dresden central station in around 14 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Hannover to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Hannover to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Paderborn to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Paderborn to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Paderborn to Budapest via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Dortmund to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Hannover to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Flights from Dortmund to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Paderborn to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hannover to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
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 Göttingen to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Göttingen to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Göttingen to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Göttingen to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Göttingen to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Göttingen to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Göttingen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Göttingen to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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
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 Göttingen to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Frankfurt to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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Yes, the driving distance between Göttingen to Budapest is 992 km. It takes approximately 9 h to drive from Göttingen to Budapest.

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Wizz Air, Eurowings, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Budapest Airport.

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