There are 4 ways to get from Poprad to Budapest by train, bus, car or shuttle

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Train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Poprad-Tatry to Košice Leo Express
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Budapest-Keleti Ic

$17 - $35

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Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Poprad to Donovaly 701504
  2. Take the bus from Donovaly to Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út P6

$26 - $39

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Poprad to Budapest 161.7 miles

$30 - $50

Shuttle  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Poprad to Budapest Eurobusways

$60 - $82

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No, there is no direct bus from Poprad to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Poprad and arriving at Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út via Donovaly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Poprad to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Poprad-Tatry and arriving at Budapest-Keleti via Kosice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 16 min.

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The distance between Poprad and Budapest is 197 km. The road distance is 258.8 km.

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The best way to get from Poprad to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 6 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Poprad to Budapest, including transfers.

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Poprad to Budapest bus services, operated by Slivtour, depart from Poprad station.

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Poprad to Budapest train services, operated by Leo Express s.r.o., depart from Poprad-Tatry station.

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The best way to get from Poprad to Budapest is to train which takes 6 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 20 min.

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Poprad to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út station.

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Poprad to Budapest train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Budapest-Keleti station.

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Map of how to get from Poprad to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 123.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

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

You can take a train from Poprad to Budapest via Košice and Kosice in around 6 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poprad to Budapest via Donovaly in around 6 h 20 min.

Train operators
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Poprad-Tatry to Košice
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $10
Premium
$14 - $18
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Bus operators
Slivtour
Phone
+421 - (0)54 - 472 72 74
Email
slivtour@slivtour.sk
Website
slivtour.sk
Bus from Poprad to Donovaly
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
slivtour.sk
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 Donovaly to Budapest, Budapest Mexikói út
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Poprad to Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Poprad to Budapest is 259 km. It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to drive from Poprad to Budapest.

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