There are 9 ways to get from Kaiserslautern to Budapest by train, plane, bus 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

Train to Saarbrucken, fly  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
  2. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Budapest (BUD) SCN - BUD

$188 - $566

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N236 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 902 / ...

$61 - $113

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Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Budapest (BUD) FRA - BUD

$116 - $325

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Budapest (BUD) STR - BUD

$109 - $294

Train, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
  3. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Budapest (BUD) CGN - BUD

$121 - $327

Train  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$207 - $323

Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Kelenföld Rj

$191 - $290

Train, bus  •  18 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim to Budapest Népliget 794

$90 - $130

Drive  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Kaiserslautern to Budapest 642.9 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Budapest is to train and bus which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 18 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The distance between Kaiserslautern and Budapest is 858 km. The road distance is 1028.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to get from Kaiserslautern to Budapest, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kaiserslautern to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Kaiserslautern and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kaiserslautern to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Kaiserslautern Hbf and arriving at Kelenföld via Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 9 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaiserslautern to Budapest is 1029 km. It takes approximately 9 h 9 min to drive from Kaiserslautern to Budapest.

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  • Distance: 535.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 42 min

What companies run services between Kaiserslautern, Germany and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Kaiserslautern to Budapest via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof, Wien, and Wien Hbf in around 12 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kaiserslautern to Budapest via Vienna, Vienna Erdberg, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Népliget M in around 15 h 18 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Luxembourg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$32 - $37
1st Class
$50 - $60
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kaiserslautern to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Bus from Mannheim to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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