There are 6 ways to get from Piešťany to Budapest by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Piestany to Bratislava hl.st. Zr / ...
  2. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

$30 - $47

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Bus, night train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Piestany to Nitra
  2. Take the bus from Nitra to Nove Zamky
  3. Take the night train from Nové Zámky to Budapest-Nyugati

$11 - $14

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Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Piešťany to Bratislava 701502
  2. Take the bus from Bratislava to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 904 / ...

$16 - $25

Train, night train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Piestany to Bratislava hl.st. Zr / ...
  2. Take the night train from Bratislava hlavná stanica to Budapest-Nyugati Metropol

$13 - $20

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Piešťany to Budapest 137.1 miles

$27 - $40

Train, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Piestany to Bratislava hl.st.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Budapest (BUD) VIE - BUD

$113 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Piešťany to Budapest is to bus and night train which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Piešťany to Budapest is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Piešťany and Budapest is 152 km. The road distance is 219.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Piešťany to Budapest, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Piešťany to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Piešťany and arriving at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld via Bratislava. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Piešťany to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Piestany and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati via Bratislava hl.st.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Piešťany, Slovakia and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Piešťany to Budapest via Bratislava hl.st. in around 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Piešťany to Budapest via Bratislava in around 4 h 40 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Budapest
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Piestany to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
slovakrail.sk
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Nové Zámky to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Bratislava hlavná stanica to Budapest-Nyugati
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
SAD Presov, A.S
Phone
+421 900 211 153
Email
sadpo@sad-po.sk
Website
sad-po.sk
Bus from Piešťany to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
sad-po.sk
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Slovensko
Website
arrivanz.sk
Bus from Piestany to Nitra
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivanz.sk
Bus from Nitra to Nove Zamky
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivanz.sk

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