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There are 11 ways to get from Niš to Budapest by plane, train, bus, car or shuttle

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 Nis to Bratislava, train  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Nis (INI) to Bratislava (BTS) INI - BTS
  2. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati

$47 - $3,453

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Niš to Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Budapest - Népliget

$34 - $66

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Bus to Belgrade, fly to Budapest  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Niš to Belgrade
  2. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Budapest (BUD) BEG - BUD

$116 - $338

Bus, line 7830 train, drive to Pristina, fly to Budapest  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Niš to Pepeljevac
  2. Take the line 7830 train from Pepeljevac to Vasiljevac Stajaliste
  3. Drive from Vasiljevac Stajaliste to Pristina
  4. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Budapest (BUD) PRN - BUD

Bus to Sofia, fly to Budapest  •  9h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Niš to Sofia
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Budapest (BUD) SOF - BUD

$44 - $289

Train to Skopje, fly to Budapest  •  10h 37m

  1. Take the train from Niš to Skopje
  2. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Budapest (BUD) SKP - BUD

$38 - $408

Bus, shuttle  •  10h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Niš to Novi Sad
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Novi Sad to Budapest Door to door Shuttle

$40 - $42

Bus, train  •  11h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Niš to Subotica
  2. Take the bus from Subotica to Szeged 51
  3. Take the train from Szeged to Budapest-Nyugati Ic

Train  •  14h 53m

  1. Take the train from Niš to Beograd centar 2902 / ...
  2. Take the train from Novi Beograd to Budapest-Keleti D

$59 - $100

Train via Dózsa György tér  •  14h 58m

  1. Take the train from Crveni Krst to Novi Beograd 2900 / ...
  2. Take the train from Novi Beograd to Budapest-Keleti D

$60 - $101

Drive  •  5h 53m

  1. Drive from Niš to Budapest 381.7 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Niš to Budapest is to bus which costs RSD 3400 - RSD 7000 and takes 10h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Niš to Budapest is to fly and train which costs RSD 4800 - RSD 360000 and takes 5h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Niš to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Niš and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Beograd and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Niš to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Niš and arriving at Budapest-Keleti via Beograd centar and Novi Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 53m.

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The distance between Niš and Budapest is 515 km. The road distance is 610.7 km.

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The best way to get from Niš to Budapest without a car is to bus and shuttle which takes 10h 1m and costs RSD 4100 - RSD 4300.

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It takes approximately 5h 25m to get from Niš to Budapest, including transfers.

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Niš to Budapest bus services, operated by Nis Ekspres, depart from Niš station.

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Niš to Budapest train services, operated by Serbian Railways, depart from Niš station.

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The best way to get from Niš to Budapest is to bus which takes 10h 49m and costs RSD 3400 - RSD 7000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RSD 6000 - RSD 11000 and takes 14h 53m.

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Map of how to get from Niš to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 321.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 25m

What companies run services between Niš, Serbia and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Niš to Budapest via Beograd, Budapest - Népliget, and Népliget M in around 10h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Niš to Budapest via Beograd centar and Novi Beograd in around 14h 53m.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Pristina to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$19 - $130
Flights from Sofia to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Skopje to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$16 - $120
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nis to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$10 - $80
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Belgrade to Budapest
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Pristina to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
slovakrail.sk
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Pepeljevac to Vasiljevac Stajaliste
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$1 - $2
1st Class Ticket
$1 - $3
Train from Niš to Beograd centar
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Train from Crveni Krst to Novi Beograd
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Niš to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $50
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Niš to Subotica
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Lasta
Website
lasta.rs
Bus from Niš to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
lasta.rs
Bus from Niš to Pepeljevac
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
lasta.rs
Bus from Niš to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
lasta.rs
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Niš to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Schedules at
bstours.rs
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Niš to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
matpu.com
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Novi Sad to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Beograd to Budapest - Népliget
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
Subotica Trans
Phone
+381 (0)24 555 466
Email
ta.sutrans@gmail.com
Website
sutrans.rs
Bus from Subotica to Szeged
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
sutrans.rs

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The quickest flight from Nis Airport to Bratislava Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Niš to Budapest bus services, operated by Fudeks, arrive at Budapest - Népliget station.

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Niš to Budapest train services, operated by Serbian Railways (ŽS), arrive at Budapest-Keleti station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Niš to Budapest is 611 km. It takes approximately 5h 53m to drive from Niš to Budapest.

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Ryanair offers flights from Nis Airport to Bratislava Airport.

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There are 4563+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Niš to Nis Airport is to taxi which takes 7m and costs RSD 600 - RSD 750.

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