There are 8 ways to get from Madrid to Hungary by plane, train, 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

Fly to Budapest  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Budapest (BUD) MAD - BUD

$54 - $238

7 alternative options

Fly to Debrecen  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Debrecen (DEB) MAD - DEB

$104 - $412

Fly to Kosice, train  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Kosice (KSC) MAD - KSC
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Miskolc-Tiszai

$147 - $251

Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  25 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Mannheim Hbf Tgv
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kelenföld Rj

$511 - $690

Bus ALSA  •  34 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Lvov
  2. Take the bus from Lviv to Budapest Népliget 425

$231 - $294

Train  •  35 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Nice Ville to Wien Hbf D
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld D / ...

$405 - $607

Bus Amring  •  39 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Arad
  2. Take the bus from Arad to Budapest

$145 - $194

Drive  •  23 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Budapest 1574.2 miles

$290 - $430

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Hungary?

Iberia, Ryanair and 13 other airlines fly from Madrid to Budapest XI. kerület hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Budapest via Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Mannheim Hbf, Kelenföld, and Kelenföld vasútállomás M in around 25 h 58 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Debrecen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Kosice via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Madrid to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Madrid to Debrecen via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Madrid to Debrecen via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Madrid to Kosice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Madrid to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Kosice via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Budapest via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Madrid to Kosice via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Madrid to Kosice via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Kosice via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $340
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Madrid to Kosice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $260
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
bahn.de
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Nice Ville to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
19 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
en.oui.sncf
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Lviv to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Arad
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Arad to Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madrid to Hungary?

The distance between Madrid and Hungary is 1999 km. The road distance is 2519 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Hungary is to fly which costs 40€ - 200€ and takes 6 h 40 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Hungary is to fly which takes 6 h 40 min and costs 40€ - 200€.

Is there a direct bus between Madrid and Hungary?

No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Hungary. However, there are services departing from Madrid Estacion Sur and arriving at Clark Ádám tér via Lviv, Népliget M and Deák Ferenc tér M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 44 min.

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

It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Madrid to Hungary, including transfers.