There are 6 ways to get from Meteora to Budapest by car, plane, bus, train or night train

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

Drive, fly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Meteora to Ioannina
  2. Fly from Ioannina (IOA) to Budapest (BUD) IOA - BUD

$159 - $776

Cheapest option

Bus Siamos Tours  •  20 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalabaka to Lárisa
  2. Take the bus from Larissa to Budapest

$70 - $84

4 alternative options

Bus Simeonidis Tours  •  17 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki - The Met hotel
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Budapest Simeonidis

$95 - $140

Bus Eurolines HU  •  21 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Budapest Népliget 596

$122 - $142

Train, night train  •  28 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Καλαμπάκα to Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Gevgelija
  3. Take the train from Gevgelija to Beograd
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Budapest-Keleti D

$105 - $183

Drive  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Meteora to Budapest 722.8 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Meteora to Budapest is to bus which costs 60€ - 75€ and takes 20 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Meteora to Budapest is to drive and fly which costs 140€ - 700€ and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Meteora and Budapest is 889 km. The road distance is 1156.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Meteora to Budapest, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Meteora to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Meteora and arriving at Budapest via Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 41 min.

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Wizz Air, Aegean Airlines, Turkish Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Ioannina Airport to Budapest Airport.

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Map of how to get from Meteora to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 555.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 19 min

What companies run services between Meteora, Thessaly, Greece and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Meteora to Budapest via Thessaloniki - The Met hotel and Thessaloniki in around 17 h 41 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Budapest via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ioannina to Budapest via Athens, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Ioannina to Budapest via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ioannina to Budapest via Athens, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ioannina to Budapest via Athens, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Ioannina to Budapest via Athens, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Καλαμπάκα to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$16 - $22
First Class
$20 - $27
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $4
1st Class Ticket
$4 - $7
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Gevgelija to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $65
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Ammon Express
Phone
+30 2310 500225
Email
info@ammonexpress.gr
Website
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki - The Met hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ammonexpress.gr
Bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki - Kapsis hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ammonexpress.gr
Simeonidis Tours
KTEL Prevezas
Phone
26820 22213
Email
info@ktelprevezas.gr
Website
ktelprevezas.gr
Bus from Kalabaka to Lárisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
ktelprevezas.gr
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Larissa to Budapest
Ave. Duration
17 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Thessaloniki to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr

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