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There are 5 ways to get from Novi Sad to Budapest by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Budapest - Népliget

5 357 Ft - 8 717 Ft

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Train  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Novi Sad to Subotica 342
  2. Take the train from Kelebia to Budapest-Keleti Re / ...

4 492 Ft - 6 232 Ft

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Bus via Szeged  •  7h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Szeged 607
  2. Take the bus from Szeged Viztoroni ter to Budapest Nepliget Timisoara - Budapest

15 191 Ft - 59 248 Ft

Drive  •  2h 52m

  1. Drive from Novi Sad to Budapest 294.3 km

9 500 Ft - 15 000 Ft

Shuttle  •  3h 10m

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

8 728 Ft

Serbia → Hungary
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International entry into Hungary from Serbia

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Serbia
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Conditions of entry into Hungary from Serbia

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
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No, entry into Hungary from Serbia is currently restricted.

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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, returning to Serbia from Hungary is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Novi Sad to Budapest is to train which costs RSD 1400 - RSD 2100 and takes 7h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Novi Sad to Budapest is to drive which costs RSD 3200 - RSD 4700 and takes 2h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Novi Sad to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Novi Sad and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 10m.

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The distance between Novi Sad and Budapest is 257 km. The road distance is 294.3 km.

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The best way to get from Novi Sad to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 5h 10m and costs RSD 1700 - RSD 2900.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Novi Sad to Budapest, including transfers.

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Novi Sad to Budapest bus services, operated by Fudeks, depart from Novi Sad station.

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The best way to get from Novi Sad to Budapest is to bus which takes 5h 10m and costs RSD 1700 - RSD 2900. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RSD 1400 - RSD 2100 and takes 7h 7m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Novi Sad to Budapest is 294 km. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Novi Sad to Budapest.

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  • Distance: 257.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Novi Sad, Serbia and Budapest, Hungary?

Fudeks operates a bus from Novi Sad to Budapest - Népliget 4 times a day. Tickets cost 5 000 Ft - 8 500 Ft and the journey takes 4h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Novi Sad to Budapest via Subotica and Kelebia in around 7h 7m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Christian Transfers
Phone
+44 7440 708355
Website
christiantransfers.eu
Bus from Szeged Viztoroni ter to Budapest Nepliget
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
Website
Christian Transfers
Shuttle
12 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft
Private Shuttle
37 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft
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 10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
8 728 Ft
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