There are 7 ways to get from Hallstatt to Budapest by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Hallstatt to Attnang-Puchheim R / ...
  2. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) Wb
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$69 - $149

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Bus  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Hallstatt to Český Krumlov
  2. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Vienna
  3. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 902 / ...

$157 - $167

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Hallstatt to Budapest 314 miles

$55 - $85

Train, train to Vienna, fly  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Hallstatt to Attnang-Puchheim
  2. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2)
  3. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD

$122 - $377

Train, train to Salzburg, fly  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Hallstatt to Attnang-Puchheim
  2. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Salzburg Hbf
  3. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Budapest (BUD) SZG - BUD

$159 - $522

Train, train to Linz, fly  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Hallstatt to Attnang-Puchheim
  2. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hörsching
  3. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Budapest (BUD) LNZ - BUD

$155 - $507

Shuttle  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Hallstatt to Budapest Eurobusways

$72 - $141

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The cheapest way to get from Hallstatt to Budapest is to drive which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hallstatt to Budapest is to drive which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hallstatt to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Hallstatt and arriving at Kelenföld via Attnang-Puchheim and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 51 min.

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The distance between Hallstatt and Budapest is 405 km. The road distance is 502.5 km.

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The best way to get from Hallstatt to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 6 h 51 min and costs 55€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to get from Hallstatt to Budapest, including transfers.

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Hallstatt to Budapest train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Hallstatt station.

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The best way to get from Hallstatt to Budapest is to train which takes 6 h 51 min and costs 55€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 130€ - 145€ and takes 10 h 53 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Hallstatt to Budapest train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Kelenföld station.

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  • Distance: 253 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 51 min

What companies run services between Hallstatt, Austria and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Hallstatt to Budapest via Attnang-Puchheim, Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2), and Wien Hbf in around 6 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hallstatt to Budapest via Český Krumlov, Vienna, Westbahnhof, Erdberg, and Vienna, Vienna Erdberg in around 10 h 53 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Salzburg to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Budapest via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Salzburg to Budapest via Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Linz to Budapest via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Hallstatt to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hörsching
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Vienna, Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Wien Hauptbahnhof Bstg 1-2
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $27
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$6 - $8
Business
$13 - $15
Premium
$21 - $27
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $5
Business
$6 - $7
Premium
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Hallstatt to Český Krumlov
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Český Krumlov to Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Hallstatt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Hallstatt to Budapest is 502 km. It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to drive from Hallstatt to Budapest.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Budapest Airport.

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