There are 5 ways to get from Lviv to Budapest by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Ukrainian Railways  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Budapest-Keleti Kyiv - Wien

$35 - $60

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Train Hungarian Railways (MÁV)  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Lvov to Chop D
  2. Take the train from Zahony to Budapest-Nyugati D / ...

$19 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Lviv, Lviv bus station to Budapest, Budapest Népliget N3300

$32 - $57

Drive  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Lviv to Budapest 359.1 miles

$60 - $95

Fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Lviv (LWO) to Budapest (BUD) LWO - BUD

$92 - $292

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Lviv to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Zelena str. and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Lviv, Lviv bus station and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lvov and arriving at Budapest-Keleti. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 20 min.

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The distance between Lviv and Budapest is 449 km. The road distance is 574.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 11 h 20 min and costs .

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The train from Lvov to Budapest-Keleti takes 11 h 20 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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Lviv to Budapest train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, depart from Lvov station.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Budapest is to train which takes 11 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 34 min.

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There is no direct flight from Lviv Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Lviv to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 280.6 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 20 min

What companies run services between Lviv, Ukraine and Budapest, Hungary?

Ukrainian Railways operates a train from Lviv to Budapest once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 11 h 20 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lviv to Budapest twice a week. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 11 h 20 min. EuroClub also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lviv to Budapest via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
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 Lviv, Lviv bus station to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Lviv Striyskyi Bus Station to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua

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Budapest is 1 h behind Lviv. It is currently 8:03 PM in Lviv and 7:03 PM in Budapest.

Lviv to Budapest train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Budapest-Keleti station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lviv to Budapest is 575 km. It takes approximately 7 h 16 min to drive from Lviv to Budapest.

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Wizz Air, Ryanair, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Lviv Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 4266+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lviv to Lviv Airport is to line 9 Trolleybus which takes 16 min and costs .

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