There are 7 ways to get from Pristina to Budapest by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly Pristina to Budapest  •  2h 43m

  1. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Budapest (BUD) PRN - BUD

10 644 Ft - 58 912 Ft

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Bus, train  •  13h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Prishtina to Novi Sad
  2. Take the train from Novi Sad to Ferencvaros 342

2 500 Ft - 4 500 Ft

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Fly Pristina to Vienna, train  •  5h 49m

  1. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Vienna (VIE) PRN - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kelenfoeld

27 296 Ft - 126 667 Ft

Bus to Belgrade, fly to Budapest  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Priština to Belgrade
  2. Fly from Belgrade (BEG) to Budapest (BUD) BEG - BUD

27 784 Ft - 78 484 Ft

Bus  •  11h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Prishtina to Novi Sad
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 1910 / ...

6 015 Ft - 7 111 Ft

Bus, night bus  •  15h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Pristina to Raška
  2. Take the bus from Raška to Novi Sad
  3. Take the night bus from Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS to Budapest, Budapest Népliget

9 920 Ft - 12 396 Ft

Drive  •  7h 36m

  1. Drive from Pristina to Budapest 728 km

26 000 Ft - 38 000 Ft

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The cheapest way to get from Pristina to Budapest is to bus and train which costs $7 - $15 and takes 13h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Pristina to Budapest is to fly which costs $30 - $190 and takes 2h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pristina to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Prishtina and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 39m.

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The distance between Pristina and Budapest is 562 km. The road distance is 728 km.

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The best way to get from Pristina to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 11h 39m and costs $18 - $23.

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It takes approximately 2h 43m to get from Pristina to Budapest, including transfers.

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Pristina to Budapest bus services, operated by Adio Turs, depart from Prishtina station.

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The best way to get from Pristina to Budapest is to fly which takes 2h 43m and costs $30 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $18 - $23 and takes 11h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Pristina Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Pristina to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 561.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 43m

What companies run services between Pristina, Kosovo and Budapest, Hungary?

Wizz Air flies from Pristina to Budapest twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pristina to Budapest via Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, and Népliget M in around 11h 39m.

Airlines
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Pristina to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
10 000 Ft - 70 000 Ft
Flights from Pristina to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
14 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Pristina to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50 000 Ft - 190 000 Ft
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Belgrade to Budapest
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
23 000 Ft - 130 000 Ft
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15 000 Ft - 21 000 Ft
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12 000 Ft - 18 000 Ft
Website
Railjet
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25 000 Ft - 46 000 Ft
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Wien Hbf to Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 900 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
1 900 Ft - 2 400 Ft
1st Class
5 500 Ft - 6 500 Ft
Bus operators
Banbus
Phone
+381 11 362 5555
Email
ffice@banbus.co.rs
Website
banbus.co.rs
Bus from Priština to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6 535 Ft
Schedules at
banbus.co.rs
Adio Turs
Phone
+381648553315
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Pristina to Beograd
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
redvoznje.net
Bus from Prishtina to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
redvoznje.net
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 Novi Sad, Novi Sad MAS to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
5 500 Ft - 7 000 Ft
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Novi Sad to Budapest - Népliget
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
8 328 Ft
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Sandžaktrans AD Novi Pazar
Phone
+381 20318354
Email
sandzaktrans@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
sandzaktrans.rs
Bus from Pristina to Raška
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
sandzaktrans.rs
Benko Tours 92
Phone
+(381)(20)311833
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Raška to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4 000 Ft - 5 500 Ft
Schedules at
redvoznje.net

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Pristina to Budapest is 728 km. It takes approximately 7h 36m to drive from Pristina to Budapest.

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Wizz Air offers flights from Pristina Airport to Budapest Airport.

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There are 2815+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at 30 000 Ft per night.

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The best way to get from Pristina to Pristina Airport is to drive which takes 18 min and costs .

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