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There are 6 ways to get from Minsk to Budapest 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.

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Fly from Minsk  •  5h 29m

  1. Fly from Minsk (MSQ) to Budapest (BUD) MSQ - BUD

31 457 Ft - 111 457 Ft

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Train  •  18h 14m

  1. Take the train from Minsk Pas to Brest C 725Б / ...
  2. Take the train from Brest C to Budapest-Nyugati Ic

8 591 Ft - 19 857 Ft

4 alternative options

Train to Vilnius, fly  •  11h 11m

  1. Take the train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Vilnius
  2. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Budapest (BUD) VNO - BUD

30 762 Ft - 91 594 Ft

Bus via Lviv  •  26h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Minsk Central bus station to Lviv Striyskyi
  2. Take the bus from Lviv-1 to Budapest Népliget bus station 3285

14 492 Ft - 20 170 Ft

Bus  •  26h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Minsk Central bus station to Brno - Zvonarka
  2. Take the bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop RegioJet / ...

13 944 Ft - 22 209 Ft

Drive  •  14h 10m

  1. Drive from Minsk to Budapest 1420 km

46 000 Ft - 70 000 Ft

Minsk to Budapest by train

The train journey time between Minsk and Budapest is around 21h 34m and covers a distance of around 1425 km. The fastest train normally takes 19h 42m. Operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD) and PKP Intercity, the Minsk to Budapest train service departs from Minsk Pas and arrives in Budapest-Nyugati. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
21h 34m
Fastest train time:
19h 42m
Train distance:
1425 km
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
8 591 Ft
Carbon emissions:
75 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:38
Last train departs at:
22:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Minsk to Budapest train schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Hungary

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Hungary. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Hungary.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Hungary.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some international borders began to reopen in Hungary from June 2.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Hungary

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Hungary from June 20.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Hungary

Limited international flights leaving Belarus began to resume from July 1.

Last updated: July 22 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Minsk to Budapest is to train which costs $29 - $70 and takes 18h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Minsk to Budapest is to fly which costs $100 - $380 and takes 5h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minsk station to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Minsk Central bus station and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Lviv-1 and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Minsk to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Minsk Pas and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati via Brest C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 14m.

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The distance between Minsk and Budapest is 930 km. The road distance is 1420 km.

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The best way to get from Minsk to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 18h 14m and costs $29 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5h 29m to get from Minsk to Budapest, including transfers.

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Minsk to Budapest bus services, operated by Minsktrans, depart from Minsk Central bus station.

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Minsk to Budapest train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), depart from Minsk Pas station.

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The best way to get from Minsk to Budapest is to fly which takes 5h 29m and costs $100 - $380. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $29 - $70 and takes 18h 14m, you could also bus via Lviv, which costs $45 - $70 and takes 26h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Minsk to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 930 km
  • Duration: 5h 29m

What companies run services between Minsk, Belarus and Budapest, Hungary?

Belavia Belarusian Airlines and Air China fly from Minsk to Budapest 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Minsk to Budapest via Brest C in around 18h 14m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
20 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Larnaca
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
25 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Minsk to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
41 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
42 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
33 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Minsk to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
33 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
27 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vilnius to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
37 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Minsk-Passajirskii to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
7 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
3rd class
7 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft
2nd class
9 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft
1st class
13 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Phone
(+375 17) 225 44 77
Website
rw.by
Train from Minsk Pas to Brest C
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
2 000 Ft - 7 000 Ft
Website
Belorussian Railways
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Belorussian Railways
2nd Class (platzkart)
2 000 Ft - 3 900 Ft
1st Class (Coupe)
3 200 Ft - 7 000 Ft
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Brest C to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
14h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6 500 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
6 500 Ft - 8 000 Ft
1st Class
10 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Bus operators
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Minsk Central bus station to Lviv Striyskyi
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4 100 Ft - 7 000 Ft
Book at
https://ticketbus.by/
Website
http://www.minsktrans.by
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lviv-1 to Budapest Népliget bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brno to Budapest Kelenföld bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6 000 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Visit Tour
Website
vt.by
Bus from Minsk Central bus station to Brno - Zvonarka
Ave. Duration
21h 19m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 15 000 Ft
Schedules at
vt.by
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brno, AN u hotelu Grand to Budapest, Kelenföld, Somogyi utca MHD stop
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
3 600 Ft - 5 500 Ft
Website
RegioJet

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The quickest flight from Minsk Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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

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Budapest is 1h behind Minsk. It is currently 11:44 AM in Minsk and 10:44 AM in Budapest.

Minsk to Budapest train services, operated by PKP Intercity, arrive at Budapest-Nyugati station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Minsk to Budapest is 1420 km. It takes approximately 14h 10m to drive from Minsk to Budapest.

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Belavia Belarusian Airlines and Air China offer flights from Minsk Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 620+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at 27 500 Ft per night.

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The best way to get from Minsk to Minsk Airport is to bus which takes 50 min and costs $2.

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