There are 13 ways to get from Maastricht to Budapest by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Budapest (BUD) EIN - BUD

$55 - $181

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Train to Charleroi, fly  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Budapest (BUD) CRL - BUD

$39 - $121

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Line 350 bus, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 350 bus from Maastricht, Centre Ceramique to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  3. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Budapest (BUD) CGN - BUD

$89 - $283

Train, train to Brussels, fly  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Liege-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Leuven
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Budapest (BUD) BRU - BUD

$81 - $267

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Roermond
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Budapest (BUD) DUS - BUD

$66 - $206

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Budapest (BUD) FRA - BUD

$143 - $374

Train, train to Dortmund, fly  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Roermond
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Holzwickede
  3. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Budapest (BUD) DTM - BUD

$66 - $352

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  14 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$247 - $393

Train  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$237 - $368

Bus  •  19 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen Hüls to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 1920

$78 - $130

Train, bus  •  24 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Düren Bf to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf S19 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport to Budapest Népliget 794

Drive, train  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from München Ost to Budapest

$220 - $338

Drive  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Budapest 781.2 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 110€ and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maastricht to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 160€ and takes 6 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maastricht to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Maastricht, Centre Ceramique and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Aachen, Bushof, Aachen, Aachen Hüls and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 16 min.

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The distance between Maastricht and Budapest is 1038 km. The road distance is 1249.9 km.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 14 h 39 min and costs 210€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Maastricht to Budapest, including transfers.

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Maastricht to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Aachen, Aachen Hüls station.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Budapest is to train which takes 14 h 39 min and costs 210€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 19 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Eindhoven Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Maastricht to Budapest is 1250 km. It takes approximately 11 h 18 min to drive from Maastricht to Budapest.

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Wizz Air and Ryanair offer flights from Eindhoven Airport to Budapest Airport.

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  • Distance: 648.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

What companies run services between Maastricht, Netherlands and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Maastricht to Budapest via Aachen, Hauptbahnhof, Aachen Hbf, Köln, Dom / Hbf, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Wien Hbf in around 14 h 39 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Maastricht to Budapest once a week. Tickets cost $70 - $120 and the journey takes 16 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
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 Dusseldorf to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
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 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Dortmund to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $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 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
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Budapest via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $200
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
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Charleroi to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Dortmund to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
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
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
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 Dusseldorf to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
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 Dusseldorf to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
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 Dusseldorf to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Maastricht to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Maastricht to Roermond
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
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 Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
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
Train from Köln Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Maastricht to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Leuven
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$17 - $25
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eurobahn.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
S-Bahn Köln
Website
avv.de
Train from Düren Bf to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
avv.de
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Maastricht, Centre Ceramique to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arriva.nl
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 Aachen, Aachen Hüls to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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