There are 6 ways to get from Poland to Budapest by plane, train, 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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Fly from Warsaw  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Budapest (BUD) WAW - BUD

$30 - $163

5 alternative options

Fly from Krakow  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Budapest (BUD) KRK - BUD

$96 - $328

Train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Budapest-Nyugati Ec

$45 - $70

Bus Eurolines HU  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa Zachodnia to Budapest Népliget 910

$91

Bus Ecolines  •  18 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Budapest Népliget

$58 - $83

Drive  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Budapest 556.9 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Poland to Budapest is to train which costs 170 zł - 260 zł and takes 9 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poland to Budapest is to fly which costs 350 zł - 1 300 zł and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Poland and Budapest is 511 km. The road distance is 891 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Poland to Budapest, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poland to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Centrum 06 and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Warszawa Zachodnia and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Budapest-Nyugati. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Poland and Budapest, Hungary?

Wizz Air, LOT and Austrian Airlines fly from Warsaw to Budapest every 4 hours. Alternatively, Polish Railways (PKP) operates a train from Warsaw to Budapest once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Krakow to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Krakow to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $260
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)
Bus operators
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Warszawa Zachodnia to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$88
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Warszawa to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
18 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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