There are 11 ways to get from Italy to Hungary by plane, train, shuttle, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Rome  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Budapest (BUD) FCO - BUD

$60 - $193

Cheapest option

Fly from Rome Ciampino  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Budapest (BUD) CIA - BUD

$39 - $179

9 alternative options

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Cadorna to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Budapest (BUD) MXP - BUD

$39 - $142

Fly from Naples  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Budapest (BUD) NAP - BUD

$54 - $241

Shuttle to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  6 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Milano Centrale Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Budapest (BUD) BGY - BUD

$39 - $190

Fly from Bari  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Budapest (BUD) BRI - BUD

$58 - $211

Train  •  15 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova Fa
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Innsbruck Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$203 - $325

Bus FlixBus  •  19 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Zagreb N997
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 976 / ...

$73 - $128

Bus RegioJet  •  20 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Řím, Largo Mazzoni to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse Rj
  2. Take the bus from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse to Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér Rj

$53 - $66

Night train, train  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Wien Hbf Nj
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$168 - $281

Drive  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Budapest 762.9 miles

$180 - $270

What companies run services between Italy and Hungary?

Alitalia, Wizz Air and three other airlines fly from Rome to Budapest XI. kerület every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Budapest via Verona Porta Nuova, Innsbruck Hbf, Wien Hbf, and Kelenföld vasútállomás M in around 15 h 32 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Munich
Avg. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Munich
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Naples to Budapest via Munich
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Palermo
Avg. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Budapest
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Naples to Budapest
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Rome to Budapest
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $170
Flights from Naples to Budapest
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Flights from Bari to Budapest
Avg. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Zurich
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Zurich
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Budapest
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Naples to Budapest via Rome
Avg. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Vienna
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Prague
Avg. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Malpensa Express
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Milano Cadorna to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Avg. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Book at
malpensaexpress.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Innsbruck Hbf
Avg. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Wien Hbf
Avg. Duration
13 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Wien Hbf
Avg. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Avg. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Bus operators
Orio Shuttle
Phone
035.319366
Email
ticket@orioshuttle.com
Website
orioshuttle.com
Shuttle from Milano Centrale Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
Avg. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
orioshuttle.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Zagreb
Avg. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Řím, Largo Mazzoni to Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse
Avg. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse to Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Italy to Hungary?

The distance between Italy and Hungary is 737 km. The road distance is 1221 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Italy to Hungary?

The cheapest way to get from Italy to Hungary is to bus which costs 50€ and takes 20 h 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Italy to Hungary?

The quickest way to get from Italy to Hungary is to fly which takes 4 h 49 min and costs 80€.

Is there a direct bus between Italy and Hungary?

No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Hungary. However, there are services departing from Principe Umberto and arriving at Királyhágó utca via Řím, Largo Mazzoni, Vídeň, U2 Stadion, Busterminal Stadioncenter, Engerthstrasse and Sasadi út. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Italy to Hungary?

It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Italy to Hungary, including transfers.