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Fly from Oslo  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Budapest (BUD) OSL - BUD

20 053 Ft - 95 830 Ft

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Fly from Stavanger  •  7h 44m

  1. Fly from Stavanger (SVG) to Budapest (BUD) SVG - BUD

7 695 Ft - 31 195 Ft

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Fly from Bergen  •  8h 37m

  1. Fly from Bergen (BGO) to Budapest (BUD) BGO - BUD

12 265 Ft - 51 000 Ft

Fly from Kristiansand  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Budapest (BUD) KRS - BUD

12 395 Ft - 54 326 Ft

Bus, train  •  28h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo to Lübeck
  2. Take the train from Luebeck Hbf to Buechen Re
  3. Take the train from Buechen to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

53 816 Ft - 72 162 Ft

Bus  •  31h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo to Hamburg central bus station N613
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg central bus station to Budapest Népliget bus station 1926

35 035 Ft - 42 067 Ft

Bus, train via Norrköping  •  32h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Central Bus Station to Norrköping Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Norrköping Centralstation to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

53 078 Ft - 91 040 Ft

Bus, train #2  •  34h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo to Rybnik
  2. Take the train from Rybnik to Budapest-Nyugati Ic

25 113 Ft - 36 442 Ft

Ferry, train  •  37h 13m

  1. Take the ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
  2. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

Drive  •  20h 30m

  1. Drive from Oslo to Budapest 2228.6 km

100 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft

Norway to Budapest by bus and train

The journey time between Norway and Budapest is around 46h 55m and covers a distance of around 2145 km. The fastest journey normally takes 46h 55m. Operated by FlixBus, Deutsche Bahn Regional, HVV and others, the Norway to Budapest service departs from Oslo and arrives in Budapest-Nyugati. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
46h 55m
Fastest journey time:
46h 55m
Journey distance:
2145 km
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
53 816 Ft
Carbon emissions:
177 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
21:25
Last service departs at:
21:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Norway to Budapest bus and train schedules

Norway → Hungary
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International entry into Hungary from Norway

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Norway
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Austria, Bahrain, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Georgia, Hungary, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey and Ukraine

Restricted for: Foreign nationals

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Conditions of entry into Hungary from Norway

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from Norway
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area

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Rules to follow in Hungary

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Norway

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Hungary from Norway.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Budapest is 0036 6 80 277 455.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Budapest is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Budapest is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0036 6 80 277 455.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Norway from Hungary.

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Last updated: 18 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Norway to Budapest is to fly which costs kr 220 - kr 900 and takes 7h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Norway to Budapest is to fly which costs kr 550 - kr 2800 and takes 5h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Norway to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Oslo and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Hamburg central bus station and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 47m.

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The distance between Norway and Budapest is 1581 km. The road distance is 2228.6 km.

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The best way to get from Norway to Budapest without a car is to bus and train which takes 28h 16m and costs kr 1500 - kr 2100.

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It takes approximately 5h 26m to get from Norway to Budapest, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Norway to Budapest is to fly which takes 5h 26m and costs kr 550 - kr 2800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs kr 1000 - kr 1200 and takes 31h 47m.

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The quickest flight from Oslo Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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

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Map of how to get from Norway to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 1580.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 26m

What companies run services between Norway and Budapest, Hungary?

Norwegian Air Shuttle, Wizz Air and seven other airlines fly from Lillestrøm to Budapest every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oslo to Budapest via Hamburg central bus station, Budapest Népliget bus station, and Népliget M in around 31h 47m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Oslo to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft
Flights from Stavanger to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
31 000 Ft - 95 000 Ft
Flights from Bergen to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
33 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft
Flights from Kristiansand to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
38 000 Ft - 110 000 Ft
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Oslo to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft
Flights from Oslo to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft
Flights from Bergen to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
32 000 Ft - 160 000 Ft
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Oslo to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
8 000 Ft - 39 000 Ft
Flights from Stavanger to Budapest via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
9 500 Ft - 46 000 Ft
Flights from Bergen to Budapest via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 48 000 Ft
Flights from Kristiansand to Budapest via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
11 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Flights from Stavanger to Budapest via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
15 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Flights from Bergen to Budapest via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
16 000 Ft - 60 000 Ft
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Oslo to Budapest via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
25 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft
Flights from Stavanger to Budapest via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
27 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Oslo to Budapest via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
27 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Oslo to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
30 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Budapest via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
13 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Stavanger to Budapest via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
5 500 Ft - 29 000 Ft
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Bergen to Budapest via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
32 000 Ft - 120 000 Ft
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Luebeck Hbf to Buechen
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3 100 Ft - 4 400 Ft
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6 000 Ft - 8 500 Ft
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Büchen
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3 300 Ft - 4 600 Ft
Website
HVV
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6 500 Ft - 9 500 Ft
Website
HVV
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Buechen to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
36 000 Ft - 50 000 Ft
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
13h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
38 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
5 500 Ft - 8 000 Ft
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Norrköping Centralstation to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft
Website
Snälltåget
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 Rybnik to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4 600 Ft - 8 500 Ft
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
4 600 Ft - 5 500 Ft
1st Class
6 500 Ft - 8 500 Ft
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
2 800 Ft - 3 400 Ft
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
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 Oslo to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Oslo to Hamburg central bus station
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
15 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg central bus station to Budapest Népliget bus station
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
19 000 Ft - 23 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vy bus4you
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Oslo Central Bus Station to Norrköping Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
1 000 Ft - 19 000 Ft
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Color Line AS

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Yes, the driving distance between Norway to Budapest is 2229 km. It takes approximately 20h 30m to drive from Norway to Budapest.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Wizz Air, Scandinavian Airlines and six other airlines offer flights from Oslo 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 Norway to Oslo Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs kr 60 - kr 150.

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