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There are 11 ways to get from Italy to Hungary by plane, tram, train, 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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Fly from Bari, line 49 tram  •  4h 43m

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

$59 - $209

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Fly from Milan Malpensa, line 49 tram  •  5h 13m

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

$39 - $139

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Fly from Rome, line 49 tram  •  5h 18m

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

$60 - $189

Fly from Rome Ciampino, line 49 tram  •  5h 10m

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

$39 - $177

Fly from Naples, line 49 tram  •  4h 55m

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

$53 - $234

Fly from Milan Bergamo, line 49 tram  •  5h 54m

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

$39 - $187

Train  •  15h 38m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$157 - $280

Bus  •  21h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Vienna Erdberg 000002
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 902 / ...

$82 - $137

Bus, train  •  21h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb 4
  2. Take the train from Zagreb to Budapest-Keleti

$183 - $195

Night train, train  •  17h 25m

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

$160 - $263

Drive  •  11h 29m

  1. Drive from Rome to Budapest 762.9 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Italy to Hungary is to fly and line 49 tram which costs 30€ - 160€ and takes 5h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Italy to Hungary is to fly and line 49 tram which costs 50€ - 190€ and takes 4h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Hungary. However, there are services departing from Principe Eugenio/Manzoni and arriving at Clark Ádám tér via Rome, Vienna, Vienna Erdberg, Népliget M and Deák Ferenc tér M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 53m.

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The distance between Italy and Hungary is 737 km. The road distance is 1220.6 km.

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The best way to get from Italy to Hungary without a car is to train which takes 15h 38m and costs 130€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 4h 43m to get from Italy to Hungary, including transfers.

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Italy to Hungary bus services, operated by Tour Bus, depart from Rome station.

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The best way to get from Italy to Hungary is to train which takes 15h 38m and costs 130€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 120€ and takes 21h 53m.

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The quickest flight from Bari Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Italy to Hungary bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Map of how to get from Italy to Hungary.
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  • Distance: 460.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 43m

What companies run services between Italy and Hungary?

You can take a train from Rome to Budapest via Venezia Mestre, Wien Hbf, Kelenföld, and Kelenföld vasútállomás M in around 15h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Budapest via Termini, Rome, Vienna Erdberg, Vienna, Vienna Erdberg, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, Népliget M, and Deák Ferenc tér M in around 21h 53m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bari to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Naples to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bari to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Rome to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $170
Flights from Naples to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bari to Budapest via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Rome to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
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Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Rome to Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
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 Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$156
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Italy to Hungary is 1221 km. It takes approximately 11h 29m to drive from Italy to Hungary.

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Ryanair, Wizz Air and Alitalia offer flights from Bari Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 43+ hotels available in Hungary. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Italy to Bari Airport is to train which takes 12m and costs 5€.

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