There are 7 ways to get from Malmö to Budapest by plane, train, bus, night bus, night train 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 from Copenhagen  •  5 h 2 min

  1. CPH - BUD

$39 - $165

6 alternative options

Fly from Malmo  •  5 h

  1. MMX - BUD

$54 - $224

Train  •  20 h 47 min

  1. 029
  2. Ec
  3. Ec

$304 - $444

Bus  •  20 h 58 min

  1. Swebus
  2. Rj / ...

$119 - $182

Bus, night bus  •  23 h 6 min

  1. N32
  2. N260

$78 - $140

Night train, train  •  26 h 17 min

  1. Berlin Night Express
  2. Ec

$224 - $304

Drive  •  15 h 24 min

  1. 1042.2 miles

$230 - $340

What companies run services between Malmö, Sweden and Budapest, Hungary?

Norwegian Air International, Ryanair and eight other airlines fly from Malmö to Budapest every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Malmö to Budapest via Koebenhavn H and Hamburg Hbf in around 20 h 47 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Malmo to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
www.sj.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
13 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$240 - $350
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Malmö centralstation to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
snalltaget.se
Bus operators
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Brno Uan Zvonarka
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
Swebus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Budapešť, Kelenföld vasútállomás M - Etele tér
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brno, Brno Hotel Grand to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Malmö to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Malmö and Budapest is 993 km. The road distance is 1668 km.

The cheapest way to get from Malmö to Budapest is to fly which costs 330 kr - 1500 kr and takes 5 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Malmö to Budapest is to fly which takes 5 h and costs 470 kr - 2000 kr.

No, there is no direct train from Malmö to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Malmö Central and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati via Koebenhavn H and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Malmö to Budapest, including transfers.