There are 6 ways to get from Greece to Hungary by plane, tram, bus or car

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Fly from Athens  •  5h 36m

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Budapest (BUD) ATH - BUD

15 202 Ft - 59 232 Ft

Cheapest option

Fly from Thessaloniki, line 49 tram  •  5h 11m

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

12 304 Ft - 86 334 Ft

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Fly from Heraklion  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Heraklion (HER) to Budapest (BUD) HER - BUD

17 923 Ft - 161 017 Ft

Bus  •  25h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Budapest

25 000 Ft - 33 000 Ft

Bus via Budapest Népliget  •  25h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Budapest Népliget

18 183 Ft - 54 679 Ft

Drive  •  14h 35m

  1. Drive from Athens to Budapest 1469.3 km

70 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft

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The cheapest way to get from Greece to Hungary is to fly which costs 40€ - 170€ and takes 5h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Greece to Hungary is to fly and line 49 tram which costs 30€ - 240€ and takes 5h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Athens and arriving at Budapest. Services depart four times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 25h.

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The distance between Greece and Hungary is 932 km. The road distance is 1469.3 km.

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The best way to get from Greece to Hungary without a car is to bus which takes 25h and costs 70€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 5h 36m to get from Greece to Hungary, including transfers.

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Greece to Hungary bus services, operated by FP Travel, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Greece to Hungary is to fly which takes 5h 36m and costs 40€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 90€ and takes 25h.

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The quickest flight from Athens Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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What companies run services between Greece and Hungary?

Aegean Airlines, Ryanair and four other airlines fly from Athens to Budapest XI. kerület 5 times a day. Alternatively, FP Travel operates a bus from Athens to Budapest 3 times a week. Tickets cost 28 976 Ft and the journey takes 25h. Siamos Tours also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
23 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft
Flights from Thessaloniki to Budapest via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
30 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft
Flights from Heraklion to Budapest via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
17 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft
Flights from Thessaloniki to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft
Flights from Thessaloniki to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 170 000 Ft
Flights from Heraklion to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
80 000 Ft - 600 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 220 000 Ft
Flights from Heraklion to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
150 000 Ft - 900 000 Ft
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65 000 Ft - 210 000 Ft
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
23 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Heraklion to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
85 000 Ft - 470 000 Ft
Train operators
BKK
Phone
+36 1 3 255 255
Email
bkk@bkk.hu
Website
bkk.hu
Tram from Kálvin tér M to Kosztolányi Dezső tér
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
230 Ft - 260 Ft
Website
BKK
Bus operators
FP Travel
Phone
+302105233969
Email
fptravel@otenet.gr
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
28 976 Ft
Schedules at
fptravel.gr
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Athens to Budapest
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
25 000 Ft - 33 000 Ft
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
17 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr

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Greece to Hungary bus services, operated by FP Travel, arrive at Budapest station.

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Hungary is 1h behind Greece. It is currently 7:12 PM in Greece and 6:12 PM in Hungary.

Yes, the driving distance between Greece to Hungary is 1469 km. It takes approximately 14h 35m to drive from Greece to Hungary.

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Wizz Air, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Budapest Airport.

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Book your Greece to Hungary bus tickets online with Omio.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Hungary. Prices start at 32 500 Ft per night.

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The best way to get from Greece to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 10€.

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