There are 12 ways to get from Nijmegen to Budapest by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Budapest (BUD) AMS - BUD

$87 - $246

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Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Hertogenbosch
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Budapest (BUD) EIN - BUD

$56 - $186

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Budapest (BUD) DUS - BUD

$89 - $239

Train, train to Brussels, fly  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Budapest (BUD) BRU - BUD

$75 - $270

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Koln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Budapest (BUD) CGN - BUD

$104 - $296

Train, train to Rotterdam, fly  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Budapest (BUD) RTM - BUD

$77 - $414

Train via Frankfurt  •  14 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$246 - $385

Train  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenföld Rj / ...

$264 - $386

Bus  •  22 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Nijmegen to Düsseldorf 120
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Budapest, Budapest Népliget N161

$81 - $137

Train, bus  •  25 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht to Budapest Népliget 794

$89 - $163

Drive, train  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Nijmegen to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from München Ost to Budapest

$229 - $356

Drive  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Nijmegen to Budapest 813.9 miles

$190 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Nijmegen to Budapest is to train and bus which costs 75€ - 140€ and takes 25 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nijmegen to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 160€ and takes 6 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nijmegen to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Düsseldorf and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nijmegen to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen and arriving at Kelenföld via Arnhem Centraal, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 39 min.

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The distance between Nijmegen and Budapest is 1063 km. The road distance is 1302.3 km.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 14 h 39 min and costs 200€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Nijmegen to Budapest, including transfers.

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

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Nijmegen to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Arnhem Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Budapest is to train which takes 14 h 39 min and costs 200€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 22 h 55 min.

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  • Distance: 664.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Nijmegen, Netherlands and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Nijmegen to Budapest via Arnhem Centraal, Frankfurt, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Wien Hbf in around 14 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nijmegen to Budapest via Düsseldorf, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Népliget M in around 22 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rotterdam to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Budapest via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Nijmegen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
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 Wien Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nijmegen to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Utrecht to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
23 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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

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Nijmegen to Budapest train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Kelenföld station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nijmegen to Budapest is 1302 km. It takes approximately 11 h 45 min to drive from Nijmegen to Budapest.

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easyJet, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and four other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Budapest Airport.

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