There are 7 ways to get from Istria to Budapest by train, plane, bus, 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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Train, fly to Budapest  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Cogealac to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Budapest (BUD) OTP - BUD

$50 - $337

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Train, EuroNight  •  22 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Mihai Viteazu to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir
  2. Take the EuroNight from Gara de Nord to Budapest-Kelenföld Dacia

$45 - $72

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Train, fly to Oradea  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Cogealac to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Oradea (OMR) OTP - OMR
  3. Take the train from Biharkeresztes to Püspökladany
  4. Take the train from Püspökladany to Budapest-Nyugati

$52 - $197

Bus  •  17 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Mihail Kogălniceanu to Ploieşti
  2. Take the bus from Ploieşti to Budapest Népliget

$95 - $116

Train, bus  •  19 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Mihai Viteazu to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir
  2. Take the bus from Bucharest to Budapest

$74 - $106

Train  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Cogealac to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir
  2. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Budapest-Keleti D / ...

$76 - $112

Drive  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Istria to Budapest 694.3 miles

$120 - $180

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The distance between Istria and Budapest is 814 km. The road distance is 1110.8 km.

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The best way to get from Istria to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 2 min to get from Istria to Budapest, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Istria to Budapest is to bus which takes 17 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 20 h 44 min.

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

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Budapest is 1 h behind Istria. It is currently 4:18 AM in Istria and 3:18 AM in Budapest.

Yes, the driving distance between Istria to Budapest is 1111 km. It takes approximately 12 h 13 min to drive from Istria to Budapest.

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Tarom offers flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4266+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Istria to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 508.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 2 min

What companies run services between Istria, Romania and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Istria to Budapest via Mihail Kogălniceanu, Ploieşti, Budapest Népliget, and Népliget M in around 17 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Istria to Budapest via Cogealac and Bucuresti Nord Gara A in around 20 h 44 min.

Airlines
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Oradea
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Cogealac to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Mihai Viteazu to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Biharkeresztes to Püspökladany
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Püspökladany to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Gara de Nord to Budapest-Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
16 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Grup ATYC
Phone
+4-0743-335.888
Website
atyc.autogari.ro
Bus from Mihail Kogălniceanu to Ploieşti
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
atyc.autogari.ro
Brianna Tour
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Budapest
Ave. Duration
14 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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