There are 11 ways to get from Italy to Hungary by plane, tram, subway, 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  •  4 h 43 min

  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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Line 2 subway to Milan Bergamo, fly, line 49 tram  •  5 h 49 min

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

$38 - $181

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Fly from Rome, line 49 tram  •  5 h 13 min

  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 - $190

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

  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

Fly from Naples, line 49 tram  •  4 h 56 min

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

$54 - $235

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

  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

Train  •  15 h 37 min

  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 / ...

$158 - $291

Bus Vincek Autobusi ltd.  •  20 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb 4
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 976 / ...

$180 - $196

Bus RegioJet  •  20 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Largo Mazzoni to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér RegioJet

$47 - $65

Night train, train  •  17 h 24 min

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

$162 - $267

Drive  •  11 h 29 min

  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 bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 20 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Italy to Hungary is to fly and line 49 tram which costs 50€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Hungary. However, there are services departing from Principe Umberto and arriving at Rudas Gyógyfürdő via Rome, Largo Mazzoni, Vienna, Hbf and Kelenföld vasútállomás M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 50 min.

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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 15 h 37 min and costs 130€ - 250€.

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

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Italy to Hungary bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Rome, Largo Mazzoni station.

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The best way to get from Italy to Hungary is to train which takes 15 h 37 min and costs 130€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 150€ - 170€ and takes 20 h 39 min.

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

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Italy to Hungary bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér station.

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

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

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

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 15 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Budapest via Tiburtina/Verano, Rome Tiburtina, Zagreb, Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld, and Kelenföld vasútállomás M in around 20 h 39 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Naples to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bari to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Rome to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $170
Flights from Naples to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Naples to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bari to Budapest via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Rome to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Rome to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Train operators
BKK
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
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
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
7 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
13 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
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
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$158
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Rome, Largo Mazzoni to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Budapest, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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