There are 8 ways to get from Lille 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.

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Train to Brussels, fly  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Budapest (BUD) BRU - BUD

$100 - $300

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Train to Charleroi, fly  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Budapest (BUD) CRL - BUD

$69 - $169

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Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Budapest (BUD) CDG - BUD

$103 - $270

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Budapest (BUD) AMS - BUD

$156 - $348

Train  •  16 h

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$305 - $467

Bus FlixBus  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 1920

$88 - $143

Bus Eurolines HU  •  23 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Reims
  2. Take the bus from Reims to Budapest Népliget 795

$92 - $161

Drive  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Budapest 915.5 miles

$190 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Lille to Budapest is to bus which costs 75€ - 140€ and takes 23 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lille to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lille to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Lille and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe Eurostar and arriving at Kelenföld via Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h.

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The distance between Lille and Budapest is 1213 km. The road distance is 1464.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lille to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 16 h and costs 250€ - 400€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Lille to Budapest, including transfers.

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Lille to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lille station.

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Lille to Budapest train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Lille Europe Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from Lille to Budapest is to train which takes 16 h and costs 250€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ - 130€ and takes 21 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Lille to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 757.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Lille, France and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Lille to Budapest via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Wien Hbf in around 16 h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lille to Budapest once a week. Tickets cost $85 - $150 and the journey takes 20 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $220
Flights from Charleroi to Budapest via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$23 - $220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $32
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$85 - $120
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Reims
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Reims to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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