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There are 10 ways to get from Germany to Hungary by plane, tram, subway, 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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Fly from Stuttgart, line 49 tram  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Budapest (BUD) STR - BUD
  2. Take the line 49 tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér

$65 - $228

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Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld, line 49 tram  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Budapest (BUD) SXF - BUD
  2. Take the line 49 tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér

$23 - $106

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Fly from Frankfurt, line 49 tram  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Budapest (BUD) FRA - BUD
  2. Take the line 49 tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér

$92 - $282

Subway to Munich, fly, line 49 tram  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Budapest (BUD) MUC - BUD
  3. Take the line 49 tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér

$88 - $278

Fly from Hamburg, line 49 tram  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Budapest (BUD) HAM - BUD
  2. Take the line 49 tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér

$70 - $242

Fly from Dusseldorf, line 49 tram  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Budapest (BUD) DUS - BUD
  2. Take the line 49 tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér

$54 - $191

Train  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

$182 - $283

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld N260

$50 - $86

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  17 h 24 min

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

$49 - $74

Drive  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Budapest 544.2 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Germany to Hungary is to fly and line 49 tram which costs 20€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germany to Hungary is to fly and line 49 tram which costs 55€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Germany to Hungary. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderpl./Grunerstr.(Bln) [Grunerstr.] and arriving at Rudas Gyógyfürdő via Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz and Kelenföld vasútállomás M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Germany to Hungary. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati via Berlin Hbf (tief). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 9 min.

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The distance between Germany and Hungary is 790 km. The road distance is 870.7 km.

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The best way to get from Germany to Hungary without a car is to train which takes 12 h 9 min and costs 150€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Germany to Hungary, including transfers.

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Germany to Hungary bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz station.

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Germany to Hungary train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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The best way to get from Germany to Hungary is to train which takes 12 h 9 min and costs 150€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 12 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Germany to Hungary.
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  • Distance: 493.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Germany and Hungary?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Berlin to Budapest once daily. Tickets cost $180 - $270 and the journey takes 11 h 2 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Budapest 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
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 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Munich to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Hamburg to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Hamburg to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
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 Munich to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Hamburg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Hamburg to Budapest via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $180
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $120
Train operators
BKK
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
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 Berlin Hbf (tief) to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $270
Website
bahn.de
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 Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Berlin to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Autobusová stanica Nivy to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
regiojet.com

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

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

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Germany to Hungary train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Budapest-Nyugati station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Germany to Hungary is 871 km. It takes approximately 8 h 11 min to drive from Germany to Hungary.

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Austrian Airlines, Swiss, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Hungary. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Germany to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 2€ - 5€.

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