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There are 11 ways to get from Nijmegen to Budapest by train, plane, 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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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  6 h 15 min

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

$86 - $245

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Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  6 h 33 min

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

$55 - $184

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  6 h 50 min

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

$89 - $245

Train, train to Brussels, fly  •  7 h 31 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

$74 - $270

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly  •  7 h 39 min

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

$103 - $295

Train via Wien Hbf  •  14 h 41 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 - $365

Train  •  16 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj

$258 - $367

Bus  •  21 h 59 min

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

$74 - $134

Train, bus  •  25 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Emmerich to Duisburg Hbf Stoptrein / ...
  2. Take the bus from Duisburg Mercatorstrasse to Budapest Nepliget Dortmund - Varna / ...

Drive, train  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Nijmegen to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  4. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Budapest

$225 - $347

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 fly which costs 45€ - 160€ and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nijmegen to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 75€ - 220€ and takes 6 h 15 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 21 h 59 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 41 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 41 min and costs 210€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 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 41 min and costs 210€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60€ - 120€ and takes 21 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Nijmegen to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 664.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Nijmegen to Budapest via Arnhem Centraal, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Wien Hbf in around 14 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nijmegen to Budapest via Düsseldorf, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Népliget M in around 21 h 59 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 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 to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Budapest via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $23
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
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 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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 Emmerich to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 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 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Nijmegen to Venlo
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
arriva.nl
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
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
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Duisburg Mercatorstrasse to Budapest Nepliget
Ave. Duration
21 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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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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Austrian Airlines, CSA, British Airways and four other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Budapest Airport.

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