There are 9 ways to get from London to Hungary by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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 London Heathrow to Budapest  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Budapest (BUD) LHR - BUD

$111 - $264

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly to Budapest  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Budapest (BUD) LTN - BUD

$59 - $235

7 alternative options

Fly London Gatwick to Budapest  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Budapest (BUD) LGW - BUD

$84 - $283

Fly London Stansted to Budapest  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Budapest (BUD) STN - BUD

$69 - $202

Train to London Luton, fly to Debrecen  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Debrecen (DEB) LTN - DEB

$79 - $469

Train  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kelenföld Rj

$405 - $715

Bus  •  28 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Budapest Népliget 792

$182 - $183

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  18 h 3 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  5. Drive from München Ostbahnhof to Budapest

$542 - $630

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 57 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Budapest

$243 - $375

What companies run services between London, England and Hungary?

British Airways, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from London to Budapest XI. kerület hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Budapest via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, Mannheim Hbf, Kelenföld, and Kelenföld vasútállomás M in around 17 h 40 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Luton to Budapest via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from London Luton to Debrecen
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Budapest via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Budapest via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
Eurostar
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Est to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from London Victoria Station to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$180
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London to Hungary?

The distance between London and Hungary is 1496 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from London to Hungary is to train and fly which costs £40 - £170 and takes 6 h 4 min.

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

The quickest way to get from London to Hungary is to train and fly which takes 5 h 26 min and costs £55 - £340.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to get from London to Hungary, including transfers.