There are 10 ways to get from Nancy to Budapest by train, plane, night train, bus or car

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Train to Luxembourg, fly  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from Nancy, Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Budapest (BUD) LUX - BUD

$87 - $318

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Bus Eurolines HU  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Nancy to Metz 780
  2. Take the bus from Metz to Budapest Népliget 795

$75 - $127

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Train, train to Saarbrucken, fly  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Nancy Ville to Metz Ville
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Forbach(F)
  3. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Budapest (BUD) SCN - BUD

$169 - $695

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Nancy Ville to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Budapest (BUD) BSL - BUD

$117 - $319

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Nancy Ville to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Budapest (BUD) STR - BUD

$126 - $322

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Nancy Ville to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  4. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Budapest (BUD) ZRH - BUD

$173 - $406

Train, EuroNight  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Nancy Ville to Strasbourg Tgv
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  5. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) Wb
  6. Take the EuroNight from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Kelenföld

$158 - $299

Train, bus  •  17 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Nancy Ville to Strasbourg Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld N91

$85 - $137

Bus Eurolines FR  •  17 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Nancy to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Budapest

$120 - $188

Drive  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Nancy to Budapest 746.7 miles

$160 - $240

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No, there is no direct bus from Nancy to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Nancy and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Metz and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nancy to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Nancy Ville and arriving at Budapest-Kelenföld via Strasbourg, Stuttgart Hbf, München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf and Wien Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 43 min.

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The distance between Nancy and Budapest is 963 km. The road distance is 1194.6 km.

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The best way to get from Nancy to Budapest without a car is to train and EuroNight which takes 14 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h to get from Nancy to Budapest, including transfers.

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Nancy to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nancy station.

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Nancy to Budapest train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Nancy Ville station.

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There is no direct flight from Luxembourg Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Nancy to Budapest bus services, operated by Eurolines HU, arrive at Budapest Népliget station.

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Nancy to Budapest train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Budapest-Kelenföld station.

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  • Distance: 601.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Nancy, France and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Nancy to Budapest via Strasbourg, Ancienne Synagogue / Les Halles, Porte de l'Hôpital, Strasbourg, Budapest, and Népliget M in around 17 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Luxembourg to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Luxembourg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Luxembourg, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Basel to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Basel to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Basel to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Budapest via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Saarbrucken to Budapest via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Basel to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Budapest via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,900
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Basel to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Train operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Nancy, Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Nancy, Ville to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nancy Ville to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
Train from Metz Ville to Forbach(F)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Nancy Ville to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nancy Ville to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
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 Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hauptbahnhof Bstg 1-2
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $35
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $9
Business
$16 - $18
Premium
$26 - $35
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Budapest-Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
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 Strasbourg to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nancy to Metz
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nancy to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Metz to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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Yes, the driving distance between Nancy to Budapest is 1195 km. It takes approximately 10 h 50 min to drive from Nancy to Budapest.

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Swiss, easyJet, British Airways and six other airlines offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Budapest Airport.

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